Belle Chasse, LA

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Belle Chasse, LA Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2019. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Belle Chasse Housing Market Information

With a population of 12,902, 5,109 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $321,773, Belle Chasse real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although Belle Chasse home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Belle Chasse, accounting for 59.18% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Belle Chasse include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 12.90%), row houses and other attached homes ( 11.39%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 8.84%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Belle Chasse are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 56.01% owning and 43.99% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Belle Chasse built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Belle Chasse built between 2000 and later ( 25.37%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 25.35%). There's also some housing in Belle Chasse built before 1939 ( 1.82%).

Belle Chasse Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Belle Chasse's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 1.02% during the period.

Over the last year, Belle Chasse appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Belle Chasse's appreciation rate has been 3.51%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Belle Chasse were at 0.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.33%.

Relative to Louisiana, our data show that Belle Chasse's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Belle Chasse, LA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,110,000 0.3
$833,001 - $1,110,000 0.5
$555,001 - $833,000 2.2
$444,001 - $555,000 10.1
$333,001 - $444,000 21.8
$222,001 - $333,000 32.8
$111,001 - $222,000 16.2
$56,001 - $111,000 5.3
$0 - $56,000 10.9

Very High for LA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
17.0102189781022 0.346020761245675

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Belle Chasse Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2018 Q4 - 2019 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2018 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2017 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2014 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2009 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q1
65.60% 2.65%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,206 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 56.01
Renters 43.99
Vacant 7.02

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Belle Chasse HOMES
2000 or Newer 25.4
1970 - 1999 47.5
1940 - 1969 25.4
1939 or Older 1.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Belle Chasse HOMES
Single-Family 59.2
Townhomes 11.4
Small Apt. Buildings 12.9
Apt. Complexes 7.7
Mobile Homes 8.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Belle Chasse HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 5.68
2 Bedrooms 18.76
3 Bedrooms 48.64
4 Bedrooms 22.04
5 or more bedrooms 4.88

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