Louisiana Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Louisiana

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Louisiana has 1,964,981 total housing units. This is an increase of 117,800 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,847,181 total homes. It's an increase of 248,740 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,716,241 total units. There was an increase of 130,940 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,964,981 total housing units, 87.96% are occupied housing units, and 12.4% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Louisiana has 1,728,360 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 72,307 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,656,053 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 229,091 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,499,269 occupied homes. There was an increase of 156,784 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,728,360 occupied housing units, 39.78% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 32.75% are renter occupied homes, and 27.47% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 566,061 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 35,143 units since the year 2000 when it had 530,918 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 54,711 units since the year 1990 when it had 511,350 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 19,568 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 687,465 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Louisiana has 474,834 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Louisiana has 236,621 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 45,493 units since the year 2000 when it had 191,128 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 19,649 units since the year 1990 when it had 216,972 vacant units. Louisiana saw a decrease of -25,844 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 236,621 vacant housing units, 28.25% are for rent units, 1.38% are rented - but not occupied homes, 9.8% are for sale home units, 3.8% are sold - but not occupied home units, 17.86% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.42% are for migrant workers units, and 39.92% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 66,857 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 12,672 units since the year 2000 when it had 54,185 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -5,885 units since the year 1990 when it had 72,742 for rent homes. There was a decrease of -18,557 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Louisiana has 3,273 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -14,871 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,144 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 21,480 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 3,383 units since the year 2000 when it had 18,097 for sale home units. It's a decrease of -5,609 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,089 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -8,992 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 7,294 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Louisiana has 42,253 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 2,675 units since the year 2000 when it had 39,578 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 11,920 units since the year 1990 when it had 30,333 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Louisiana saw an increase of 9,245 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 999 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 474 units since the year 2000 when it had 525 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 546 units since the year 1990 when it had 453 for migrant workers homes. Louisiana saw an increase of 72 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Louisiana has 94,465 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 33,866 units since the year 2000 when it had 60,599 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 28,944 units since the year 1990 when it had 65,521 listed as vacant other units. Louisiana saw a decrease of -4,922 units between 1990 and 2000.