Port Allen, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,153 housing units in Port Allen. This represents a 9.8% decline from 2,388 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,153 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Port Allen is about 73%. Port Allen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.9%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Port Allen were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms32.50%
Three Bedrooms50.10%
Four Bedrooms6.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$68,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.20%
Home Equity Loan1.10%
Simple Mortgage41.10%
Debt Free51.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14%