Plaquemine, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,826 housing units in Plaquemine. This represents a 1.7% decline from 2,874 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,793 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 33 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Plaquemine is about 68.8%. Plaquemine's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.1%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Plaquemine were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom9.40%
Two Bedrooms35.40%
Three Bedrooms43.30%
Four Bedrooms8.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.61
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$71,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$63,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$312

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan1.20%
Simple Mortgage35.30%
Debt Free58.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.5%