St. Francisville, LA


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St. Francisville, 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

St. Francisville Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,700, 680 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $241,712, St. Francisville real estate is some of the most expensive in Louisiana, although St. Francisville home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in St. Francisville, accounting for 66.52% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in St. Francisville include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 22.13%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 10.56%).

The most prevalent building size and type in St. Francisville are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 55.64% owning and 44.36% renting.

There is a lot of housing in St. Francisville 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 St. Francisville built between 1940-1969 ( 29.33%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 21.57%). There's also some housing in St. Francisville built between 2000 and later ( 11.80%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in St. Francisville. Fully 23.60% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant St. Francisville homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding St. Francisville 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.

St. Francisville Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, St. Francisville has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. St. Francisville real estate appreciated 21.82% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 1.99%, putting St. Francisville in the top 20% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, St. Francisville definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, St. Francisville's appreciation rate, at 3.35%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, St. Francisville's appreciation rate has been 0.12%, which annualizes to a rate of 0.50%.

Relative to Louisiana, our data show that St. Francisville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

St. Francisville, LA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,108,000 1.7
$831,001 - $1,108,000 1.7
$554,001 - $831,000 10.7
$443,001 - $554,000 5.5
$332,001 - $443,000 11.0
$222,001 - $332,000 25.8
$111,001 - $222,000 24.8
$56,001 - $111,000 2.9
$0 - $56,000 15.9

Very High for LA
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
23.8192898160084 3.13588850174216

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

St. Francisville 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
91.10% 3.83% 10 10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,012 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 55.64
Renters 44.36
Vacant 23.60

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF St. Francisville HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.8
1970 - 1999 37.3
1940 - 1969 29.3
1939 or Older 21.6

Types of Homes

TYPE OF St. Francisville HOMES
Single-Family 66.5
Townhomes 0.8
Small Apt. Buildings 22.1
Apt. Complexes 10.6
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF St. Francisville HOMES
No Bedroom 2.58
1 Bedroom 12.25
2 Bedrooms 27.53
3 Bedrooms 40.45
4 Bedrooms 15.28
5 or more bedrooms 1.91

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