Simmesport, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 821 housing units in Simmesport. This represents a 0.9% growth from 814 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 821 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Simmesport is about 67.9%. Simmesport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.6%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Simmesport were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom9.70%
Two Bedrooms33.10%
Three Bedrooms49.70%
Four Bedrooms5.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$41,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$17,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.62
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$164

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1%
Home Equity Loan0.50%
Simple Mortgage40.30%
Debt Free58.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%