Baton Rouge, LA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 97,288 housing units in Baton Rouge.
This represents a 0.2% growth from 97,115 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 97,227 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 61 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Baton Rouge is about 52.4%.
Baton Rouge's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.6%.
Average household size is 2.42 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Baton Rouge were built after 1969.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.60%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Median year structure was built||1965|
|Median Value of occupied units||$94,700|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$62,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Median year structure was built||1973|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$380|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.20%|
|Home Equity Loan||4.90%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||15.6%|