Gonzales, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,343 housing units in Gonzales. This represents a 20.1% growth from 2,783 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,100 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 243 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gonzales is about 69.3%. Gonzales's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.1%. Average household size is 2.68 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gonzales were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom10.80%
Two Bedrooms25.90%
Three Bedrooms50.70%
Four Bedrooms11.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.9
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$91,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$94,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.18
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$503

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan4.20%
Simple Mortgage57.50%
Debt Free34%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.2%