Louisiana Real Estate Statistics

Real Estate and Home Statistics for Louisiana

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Housing Units by Status

DateOccupiedVacantTotal
2010
+4.37%
+72,307
1,728,360
+23.8%
+45,493
236,621
+6.38%
+117,800
1,964,981
2000
+10.46%
+156,784
1,656,053
-11.91%
-25,844
191,128
+7.63%
+130,940
1,847,181
1990
1,499,269
216,972
1,716,241

Occupied Housing Units

As of 2010, Louisiana has 1,728,360 occupied housing units. This is a 4.37% (72,307) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 15.28% (229,091) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Units

As of 2010, Louisiana has 236,621 vacant housing units. This is a 23.8% (45,493) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 9.06% (19,649) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Occupied Housing Unit Breakout

DateOwned with a mortgage or a loanOwned free and clearRenter occupiedTotal
2010
687,465
474,834
+6.62%
+35,143
566,061
+225.54%
+1,197,442
1,728,360
2000
0
0
+3.83%
+19,568
530,918
+3.83%
+19,568
530,918
1990
0
0
511,350
511,350

Owned with a Mortgage or Loan

As of 2010, Louisiana has 687,465 housing units owned with a mortgage or loan.

Owned Free and Clear

As of 2010, Louisiana has 474,834 housing units owned free and clear.

Renter Occupied Units

As of 2010, Louisiana has 566,061 renter occupied housing units. This is a 6.62% (35,143) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 10.7% (54,711) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Unit Breakout

DateFor RentRented, not occupiedFor sale onlySold, not occupiedFor seasonal, recreational, or occasional useFor migrant workersOtherTotal
2010
+1168.74%
+633,280
687,465
-81.96%
-14,871
3,273
+18.69%
+3,383
21,480
-59.8%
-10,850
7,294
+6.76%
+2,675
42,253
+90.29%
+474
999
+55.89%
+33,866
94,465
+309.62%
+647,957
857,229
2000
-25.51%
-18,557
54,185
18,144
-33.19%
-8,992
18,097
18,144
+30.48%
+9,245
39,578
+15.89%
+72
525
-7.51%
-4,922
60,599
+6.7%
+13,134
209,272
1990
72,742
0
27,089
0
30,333
453
65,521
196,138

For Rent

As of 2010, Louisiana has 687,465 housing units for rent. This is a 1168.74% (633,280) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 845.07% (614,723) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Rented, not occupied

As of 2010, Louisiana has 3,273 rented, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -81.96% (-14,871) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For sale only

As of 2010, Louisiana has 21,480 for sale housing units for rent. This is a 18.69% (3,383) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a -20.71% (-5,609) decrease compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Sold, not occupied

As of 2010, Louisiana has 7,294 sold, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -59.8% (-10,850) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

As of 2010, Louisiana has 42,253 housing units for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use. This is a 6.76% (2,675) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 39.3% (11,920) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

For migrant workers

As of 2010, Louisiana has 999 housing units for migrant workers. This is a 90.29% (474) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 120.53% (546) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Other

As of 2010, Louisiana has 94,465 other vacant housing units. This is a 55.89% (33,866) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 44.18% (28,944) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

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