Napoleonville, LA


Highest Appreciating Napoleonville Neighborhoods Since 2000

Napoleonville, 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 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Napoleonville Housing Market Information

With 639 people, 234 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $135,744, house prices in Napoleonville are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Napoleonville, accounting for 69.40% of the village's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Napoleonville include mobile homes or trailers ( 13.52%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.39%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 5.69%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Napoleonville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The village has a mixture of owners and renters, with 46.58% owning and 53.42% renting.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Napoleonville's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 47.33% of the village's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Napoleonville include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 25.27%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 24.20%). There's also some housing in Napoleonville built between 2000 and later ( 3.20%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Napoleonville. Fully 16.73% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Napoleonville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Napoleonville real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Napoleonville Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Napoleonville has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Napoleonville real estate appreciated 29.91% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 2.65%, putting Napoleonville in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Napoleonville definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Napoleonville appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Napoleonville's appreciation rate has been 1.19%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Napoleonville were at -0.90%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -3.57%.

Notably, Napoleonville's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Louisiana, our data show that Napoleonville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Napoleonville, LA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,067,000 0.0
$800,001 - $1,067,000 0.0
$533,001 - $800,000 1.3
$426,001 - $533,000 0.0
$320,001 - $426,000 5.1
$213,001 - $320,000 17.2
$106,001 - $213,000 35.9
$54,001 - $106,000 19.1
$0 - $54,000 21.4

High for LA
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
56.8205789288644 28.5714285714286

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Napoleonville Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
77.64% 3.39% 9 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$840 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 46.58
Renters 53.42
Vacant 16.73

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Napoleonville HOMES
2000 or Newer 3.2
1970 - 1999 25.3
1940 - 1969 47.3
1939 or Older 24.2

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Napoleonville HOMES
Single-Family 69.4
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 11.4
Apt. Complexes 5.7
Mobile Homes 13.5
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Napoleonville HOMES
No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 13.52
2 Bedrooms 25.98
3 Bedrooms 49.47
4 Bedrooms 11.03
5 or more bedrooms 0.00

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