Orleans Parish, Louisiana Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 189,896 total housing units. This is a decrease of -25,195 units since the year 2000 when it had 215,091 total housing units. It's a decrease of -35,677 units since the year 1990 when it had 225,573 total units. Orleans Parish saw a decrease of -10,482 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 189,896 total housing units, 74.86% are occupied home units, and 25.14% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 142,158 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -46,093 units since the year 2000 when it had 188,251 occupied housing units. It's a decrease of -46,077 units since the year 1990 when it had 188,235 occupied home units. There was an increase of 16 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 142,158 occupied housing units, 29.1% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 52.16% are renter occupied home units, and 18.74% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Orleans Parish has 74,155 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -26,507 units since the year 2000 when it had 100,662 renter occupied home units. It's a decrease of -31,801 units since the year 1990 when it had 105,956 renter occupied housing units. There was a decrease of -5,294 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 41,369 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Orleans Parish has 26,634 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 47,738 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 20,898 units since the year 2000 when it had 26,840 vacant units. It's an increase of 10,400 units since the year 1990 when it had 37,338 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -10,498 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 47,738 vacant housing units, 30.78% are for rent homes, 1.21% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 6.85% are for sale housing units, 3.3% are sold - but not occupied units, 7.47% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.5% are for migrant workers housing units, and 50.33% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Orleans Parish has 14,696 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 6,048 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,648 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -2,347 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,043 for rent units. Orleans Parish saw a decrease of -8,395 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Orleans Parish has 576 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -2,455 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,031 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Orleans Parish has 3,271 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,255 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,016 for sale home units. It's a decrease of -507 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,778 for sale housing units. Orleans Parish saw a decrease of -1,762 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 1,577 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Orleans Parish has 3,566 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,160 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,406 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 2,091 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,475 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Orleans Parish saw an increase of 931 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Orleans Parish has 26 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 1 units since the year 2000 when it had 25 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -7 units since the year 1990 when it had 33 for migrant workers units. Orleans Parish saw a decrease of -8 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 24,026 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 13,312 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,714 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 14,779 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,247 listed as vacant other homes. Orleans Parish saw an increase of 1,467 units between 1990 and 2000.