Mathews, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 726 housing units in Mathews. This represents a 30.1% decline from 1,038 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 571 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 155 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mathews is about 84.1%. Mathews's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.4%. Average household size is 2.65 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mathews were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.60%
One Bedroom6.30%
Two Bedrooms34%
Three Bedrooms51.50%
Four Bedrooms4.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$90,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.60%
Home Equity Loan5.10%
Simple Mortgage39%
Debt Free48.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.3%