Bossier City, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 22,893 housing units in Bossier City. This represents a 4.9% growth from 21,815 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 22,837 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 56 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bossier City is about 60.1%. Bossier City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.5%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom14.70%
Two Bedrooms23.50%
Three Bedrooms46.80%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$80,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$81,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$433

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan4.90%
Simple Mortgage56.10%
Debt Free31.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%