Zachary, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,144 housing units in Zachary. This represents a 32% growth from 3,140 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,206 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 938 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Zachary is about 77.7%. Zachary's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.7%. Average household size is 2.9 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Zachary were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom5.60%
Two Bedrooms19.10%
Three Bedrooms57.90%
Four Bedrooms15.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$104,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$69,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1979
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$481

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.70%
Home Equity Loan5.10%
Simple Mortgage55.80%
Debt Free30.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.7%