Baker, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,313 housing units in Baker. This represents a 12.2% growth from 4,734 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,271 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 42 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Baker is about 72.1%. Baker's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.3%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Baker were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom6.70%
Two Bedrooms21.60%
Three Bedrooms56.80%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$72,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$399

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage57.70%
Debt Free34.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%