Natchitoches, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,709 housing units in Natchitoches. This represents a 10.1% growth from 6,093 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,650 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 59 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Natchitoches is about 49.8%. Natchitoches's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 2.52 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Natchitoches were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom16.90%
Two Bedrooms25.80%
Three Bedrooms43.90%
Four Bedrooms9.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$75,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$81,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$331

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage54%
Debt Free37.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%