Buras, LA (Boothville / Venice)




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About Buras, LA (Boothville / Venice)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Boothville / Venice median real estate price is $125,822, which is more expensive than 45.0% of the neighborhoods in Louisiana and 30.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Boothville / Venice is currently $678, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 81.2% of Louisiana neighborhoods.

Boothville / Venice is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Buras, Louisiana. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Boothville / Venice real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) mobile homes and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Boothville / Venice neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Boothville / Venice. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 22.9%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 89.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (16.7%). This can occur in vacation areas, and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. If you live here year round, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Buras, the Boothville / Venice neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 10 residents per square mile, Boothville / Venice is less crowded than 97.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Boothville / Venice is a neighborhood that is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Many times, such places have amenities that bring locals and visitors to the waterfront for recreational activities or to check out the scenery. In some densely populated areas that are less financially well-off, the neighborhood waterfront can be relatively industrial and less open to recreation. In addition to being coastal, Boothville / Venice is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

In addition, the Boothville / Venice neighborhood stands out for having the majority of its residential real estate made up of mobile homes. In fact, 67.4% of the occupied real estate here are mobile homes, which is a greater proportion than is found in 99.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. If you like mobile homes, this might be a great neighborhood in which to look for real estate.

Furthermore, homes built from 2000 through today make up a higher proportion of the Boothville / Venice neighborhood's real estate landscape than 96.7% of the neighborhoods in America. When you are driving around this neighborhood, you'll notice right away that it is one of the newest built of any, with the smell of fresh paint, and the look of young landscaping nearly everywhere you look. In fact, 55.2% of the residential real estate here is classified as newer.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters, or fishers. But the Boothville / Venice neighborhood truly stands out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers than 99.9% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.

Furthermore, with 1.4% of employed workers living in the Boothville / Venice neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military than 95.9% of American neighborhoods. This is a major shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Boothville / Venice (36.6%) than in 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Boothville / Venice neighborhood has more Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry.

Boothville / Venice is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 96.7% of the adult residents in the Boothville / Venice neighborhood do not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated adults than found in 97.9% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Boothville / Venice neighborhood in Buras are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 90.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 44.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 87.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Boothville / Venice neighborhood, 41.5% of the working population is employed in farming, forestry, or commercial fishing. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 28.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (24.1%), and 5.8% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Boothville / Venice neighborhood in Buras, LA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian (11.0%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.9%), and residents who report Native American roots (5.6%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (4.5%), along with some English ancestry residents (3.5%), among others. In addition, 10.6% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Boothville / Venice neighborhood is English, spoken by 81.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese, French, Mon-Khmer (the dominant language of Cambodia) and Spanish.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Boothville / Venice neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (48.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (36.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Boothville / Venice 0.101011101001110
Buras 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 5.40
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Boothville / Venice 0.101011101001110
Buras 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to LA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Belle Chasse Primary School
539 F. Edward Hebert Blvd.
Belle Chasse, LA, 70037
PK-04
Belle Chasse High School
8346 Highway 23
Belle Chasse, LA, 70037
08-12
Belle Chasse Middle School
13476 Highway 23
Belle Chasse, LA, 70037
04-08
Phoenix High School
13073 Highway 15
Braithwaite, LA, 70040
PK-12
South Plaquemines Elementary School
315 Civic Drive
Port Sulphur, LA, 70083
PK-06
South Plaquemines High School
34121 Highway 23
Buras, LA, 70041
07-12
Boothville Venice Elementary School
#1 Oiler Drive
Boothville, LA, 70038
PK-06

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