Chauvin, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,141 housing units in Chauvin. This represents a 1% decline from 1,152 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 957 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 184 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chauvin is about 85.9%. Chauvin's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.6%. Average household size is 2.92 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chauvin were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom11.90%
Two Bedrooms32.40%
Three Bedrooms45.80%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.79
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$54,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.67
Median year structure was built1963

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan5.20%
Simple Mortgage35.50%
Debt Free55%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%