Meraux, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,828 housing units in Meraux. This represents a 26% growth from 3,037 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,828 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Meraux is about 80.8%. Meraux's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 2.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Meraux were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.80%
One Bedroom9.80%
Two Bedrooms14.90%
Three Bedrooms60.90%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.98
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$93,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.72
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.70%
Home Equity Loan6.20%
Simple Mortgage57.70%
Debt Free26.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%