Blanchard, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 825 housing units in Blanchard. This represents a 68.4% growth from 490 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 780 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 45 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Blanchard is about 83.2%. Blanchard's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 2.65 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Blanchard were built after 1987.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom6.70%
Two Bedrooms14.70%
Three Bedrooms62.10%
Four Bedrooms14.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.8
Median year structure was built1985
Median Value of occupied units$94,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1991

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan10.50%
Simple Mortgage63.70%
Debt Free20.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%