Minden, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,763 housing units in Minden. This represents a 0.9% decline from 5,818 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,623 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 140 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Minden is about 63%. Minden's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.4%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Minden were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom12.90%
Two Bedrooms29.40%
Three Bedrooms45.60%
Four Bedrooms9.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$56,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$31,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$298

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.50%
Home Equity Loan1%
Simple Mortgage40.40%
Debt Free52.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.7%