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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With a population of 398, 190 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $192,725, house prices in Pollock are solidly below the national average.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pollock, accounting for 59.73% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pollock include mobile homes or trailers ( 15.38%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 14.48%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.14%).
People in Pollock primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Pollock has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.
There is a lot of housing in Pollock 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 Pollock built between 1940-1969 ( 22.62%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 17.19%). There's also some housing in Pollock built before 1939 ( 11.76%).
Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Pollock. Fully 14.03% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Pollock homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Pollock 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.
Pollock's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Pollock during the period has been just 4.00%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.
Over the last year, Pollock appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Pollock's appreciation rate has been 4.90%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Pollock were at -2.16%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -8.36%.
Notably, Pollock's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.
Relative to Louisiana, our data show that Pollock's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.
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