Port Barre, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 956 housing units in Port Barre. This represents a 12.6% growth from 849 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 956 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 Barre is about 72.9%. Port Barre's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.5%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Port Barre were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom8.70%
Two Bedrooms41.30%
Three Bedrooms43%
Four Bedrooms4.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$56,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$22,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$217

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1%
Home Equity Loan1%
Simple Mortgage37.80%
Debt Free60.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13%