Louisiana Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,847,181 housing units in Louisiana.
This represents a 7.6% from 1,716,241 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,331,862 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 515,319 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Louisiana is about 67.9%.
Louisiana's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.3%.
Average household size is 2.62 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Louisiana were built after 1973.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.7%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.72|
|Median year structure was built||1974|
|Median Value of occupied units||$85,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$59,900|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Median year structure was built||1971|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$367|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||4.0%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||16.1%|
Cities & Towns