Lafayette Parish, Louisiana Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Lafayette Parish has 93,656 total housing units. This is an increase of 15,534 units since the year 2000 when it had 78,122 total home units. It's an increase of 26,225 units since the year 1990 when it had 67,431 total homes. There was an increase of 10,691 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 93,656 total housing units, 92.92% are occupied homes, and 7.8% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 87,027 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 14,655 units since the year 2000 when it had 72,372 occupied home units. It's an increase of 26,616 units since the year 1990 when it had 60,411 occupied home units. There was an increase of 11,961 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lafayette Parish's 87,027 occupied housing units, 41.71% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 34.99% are renter occupied housing units, and 23.3% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Lafayette Parish has 30,454 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,880 units since the year 2000 when it had 24,574 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 7,074 units since the year 1990 when it had 23,380 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 1,194 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 36,300 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Lafayette Parish has 20,273 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Lafayette Parish has 6,629 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 879 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,750 vacant housing units. It's a decrease of -391 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,020 vacant homes. Lafayette Parish saw a decrease of -1,270 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,629 vacant housing units, 42.19% are for rent homes, 2.7% are rented - but not occupied home units, 15.98% are for sale home units, 4.19% are sold - but not occupied homes, 7.77% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.74% are for migrant workers units, and 26.43% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lafayette Parish has 2,797 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -43 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,840 for rent homes. It's a decrease of -387 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,184 for rent units. Lafayette Parish saw a decrease of -344 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 179 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -243 units since the year 2000 when it had 422 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Lafayette Parish has 1,059 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 421 units since the year 2000 when it had 638 for sale homes. It's an increase of 223 units since the year 1990 when it had 836 for sale homes. There was a decrease of -198 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 278 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Lafayette Parish has 515 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 130 units since the year 2000 when it had 385 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 329 units since the year 1990 when it had 186 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Lafayette Parish saw an increase of 199 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 49 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 39 units since the year 2000 when it had 10 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 46 units since the year 1990 when it had 3 for migrant workers homes. Lafayette Parish saw an increase of 7 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,752 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 297 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,455 listed as vacant other home units. It's a decrease of -456 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,208 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -753 units between 1990 and 2000.