Lake Providence, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,899 housing units in Lake Providence. This represents a 7.4% decline from 2,050 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,863 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 36 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lake Providence is about 53.2%. Lake Providence's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 2.77 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lake Providence were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom14.50%
Two Bedrooms25%
Three Bedrooms46%
Four Bedrooms10.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.09
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$36,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$15,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$99

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage3%
Home Equity Loan1.70%
Simple Mortgage40.50%
Debt Free54.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.8%