Barataria, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 593 housing units in Barataria. This represents a 19.6% growth from 496 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 439 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 154 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Barataria is about 86.1%. Barataria's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Barataria were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms40.30%
Three Bedrooms45%
Four Bedrooms1.30%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$104,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1971

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.70%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage34%
Debt Free64.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%