New Iberia, Louisiana

New Iberia: City in Louisiana, United States


New Iberia is a city located in the county of Iberia Parish in the U.S. state of Louisiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 30,617 and a population density of 1,051 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 28,032 inhabitants.

The city was created 245 years ago in 1778.

New Iberia locator map
Location of New Iberia on Louisiana map.

Quick Facts about New Iberia

Population : 28,032 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Louisiana (United States)
County : Iberia Parish
Phone Area Codes : 337
Area : 29.14 km2
Altitude : 20 feet / 6 meters
Capital city : New Iberia is capital of Iberia Parish
Establishment : January 01, 1779 (245 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:19:29 (14th June 2024)
Postal code : 70560
Density : 962 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.22% (2010-2020)
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New Iberia is located at 30°0'13"N 91°49'7"W (30.0035400, -91.8187300).

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According to census records, the population of New Iberia decreased by 9.22% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 30,617 - census
2011 30,682 0.21% estimation process
2012 30,680 -0.01% estimation process
2013 30,650 -0.1% estimation process
2014 30,538 -0.37% estimation process
2015 30,433 -0.35% estimation process
2016 30,037 -1.32% estimation process
2017 29,495 -1.84% estimation process
2018 28,965 -1.83% estimation process
2019 28,454 -1.8% estimation process
2020 28,032 -1.51% estimation process

New Iberia zip code is 70560. County name: Iberia, County fips: 22045

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People born in New Iberia (56)

People born in New Iberia, including politician Kathleen Blanco, basketball player Darrel Mitchell, politician Robert F. Broussard, .


  • Vivien Thomas (American surgeon (1910-1985)) he was born in 29/08/1910
  • George Rodrigue (American artist (1944-2013)) he was born in 13/03/1944
  • Lucky Cannon (American professional wrestler) he was born in 08/11/1983
  • Glenn R. Conrad (American historian) he was born in 03/09/1932
  • Peter Renaday (American actor) he was born in 09/06/1935
  • Luke Lawton (Player of American football) he was born in 26/08/1980
  • Alton Alexis (American football player) he was born in 16/11/1957
  • Bryan Lourd (American talent agent) he was born in 05/11/1960
  • Corey Raymond (American football player and coach) he was born in 28/07/1969
  • Damon Harrison (American football defensive tackle) he was born in 29/11/1988
  • David Thibodaux (Louisiana politician and writer) he was born in 01/12/1953
  • Early Doucet (American football player) he was born in 28/10/1985
  • Eddie Delahoussaye (American jockey) he was born in 21/09/1951
  • George LaFrance (American football player) he was born in 24/09/1965
  • Howie Ferguson (American football player (1930-2005)) he was born in 05/08/1930
  • Jared Mitchell (American baseball player) he was born in 13/10/1988
  • Johnny Hector (American football player) he was born in 26/11/1960
  • Karl Anthony (Canadian football defensive back) he was born in 14/03/1967

Schools in New Iberia

College & universities near New Iberia, LA

Code Name City ZIP
490416 J's Barber College New Iberia (LA) 70560-6138
160524 Remington College-Lafayette Campus Lafayette (LA) 70508
483355 Delta College of Arts & Technology-Lafayette Campus Lafayette (LA) 70508
439491 Blue Cliff College-Lafayette Lafayette (LA) 70508
160658 University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette (LA) 70503

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Iberia, LA

Code Name Address Type
NIB New Iberia West Washington St. RAIL
LFT Lafayette 133 East Grant St. RAIL
BTR Baton Rouge, Louisiana 1253 Florida St. BUS
SCH Schriever Hwy 20 and Hwy 24 RAIL

Post offices near New Iberia

Post Office Name City ZIP
New Iberia Post Office New Iberia (LA) 70560
Lydia Post Office Lydia (LA) 70569
Loreauvill Post Office Loreauville (LA) 70552
Cad Post Office Cade (LA) 70519
Saint Martinvill Post Office Saint Martinville (LA) 70582

Other cities in Iberia Parish

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Iberia Parish , LA.

City Name Population Title
Jeanerette 5,169 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Delcambre 1,837 City in Louisiana, United States of America
Lydia 952
Loreauville 835 Human settlement in Louisiana, United States of America
Georgetown 319 Village in Grant Parish, Louisiana, United States

Distance to Other Cities

New Iberia distances to largest Louisiana cities