Charenton, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 735 housing units in Charenton. This represents a 26.7% growth from 580 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 122 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 613 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Charenton is about 89.3%. Charenton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 2.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Charenton were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom6.80%
Two Bedrooms32.10%
Three Bedrooms51.20%
Four Bedrooms6.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$73,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$13,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.86
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$125

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage37.50%
Debt Free62.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.3%