Port Sulphur, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,191 housing units in Port Sulphur. This represents a 5.5% decline from 1,260 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 909 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 282 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Port Sulphur is about 88.6%. Port Sulphur's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 3.01 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Port Sulphur were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom4.60%
Two Bedrooms30.20%
Three Bedrooms47.70%
Four Bedrooms15.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.11
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$55,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$429

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan3.70%
Simple Mortgage19.20%
Debt Free73.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs13.2%