Slidell, LA


Highest Appreciating Slidell Neighborhoods Since 2000

Slidell, 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

Slidell Housing Market Information

With a population of 27,942, 10,135 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $157,817, Slidell real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Slidell, accounting for 77.35% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Slidell include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 13.34%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.46%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.67%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Slidell. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 69.17% of Slidell's homes, and 74.39% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Slidell 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 Slidell built between 1940-1969 ( 24.76%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 19.91%). There's also some housing in Slidell built before 1939 ( 2.13%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Slidell. Fully 10.25% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Slidell homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Slidell 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.

Slidell Home Appreciation Rates

Slidell's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Slidell during the period has been just -1.10%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Over the last year, Slidell appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Slidell's appreciation rate has been 1.94%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Slidell were at -1.40%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -5.49%.

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

Relative to Louisiana, our data show that Slidell's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Slidell differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Slidell - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Slidell real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,077,000 0.3
$808,001 - $1,077,000 0.1
$538,001 - $808,000 1.0
$430,001 - $538,000 0.9
$323,001 - $430,000 3.0
$215,001 - $323,000 17.5
$108,001 - $215,000 60.5
$54,001 - $108,000 12.9
$0 - $54,000 3.7

Very High for LA
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
46.6307277628032 17.0731707317073

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Slidell 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
38.38% 1.90% 2 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,235 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 69.17
Renters 30.83
Vacant 10.25

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 19.9
1970 - 1999 53.2
1940 - 1969 24.8
1939 or Older 2.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 77.3
Townhomes 2.7
Small Apt. Buildings 5.5
Apt. Complexes 13.3
Mobile Homes 1.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.57
1 Bedroom 6.60
2 Bedrooms 15.81
3 Bedrooms 47.19
4 Bedrooms 27.20
5 or more bedrooms 2.64