Belle Chasse, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,561 housing units in Belle Chasse. This represents a 22.8% growth from 2,900 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,156 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 405 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Belle Chasse is about 67.5%. Belle Chasse's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.5%. Average household size is 2.8 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom7%
Two Bedrooms25%
Three Bedrooms48.80%
Four Bedrooms14.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$146,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$184,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.87
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$425

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage46.50%
Debt Free40.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.9%