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 2019. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

St. Francisville Housing Market Information

With 1,627 people, 788 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $295,939, 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 63.60% 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 ( 22.39%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.07%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.53%).

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 52.16% owning and 47.84% 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 ( 30.67%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 20.04%). There's also some housing in St. Francisville built between 2000 and later ( 8.90%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in St. Francisville. Fully 19.43% 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

Appreciation rates for homes in St. Francisville have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 19.11%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average St. Francisville house appreciation rate of 1.76%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, St. Francisville's appreciation rate, at 5.36%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, St. Francisville's appreciation rate has been -0.29%, which annualizes to a rate of -1.15%.

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

Relative to Louisiana, our data show that St. Francisville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Louisiana.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

St. Francisville, LA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,112,000 0.0
$834,001 - $1,112,000 1.0
$556,001 - $834,000 8.2
$445,001 - $556,000 1.0
$333,001 - $445,000 10.8
$222,001 - $333,000 26.1
$111,001 - $222,000 45.6
$56,001 - $111,000 3.4
$0 - $56,000 4.1

Very High for LA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
19.7897810218978 1.03806228373702

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

St. Francisville Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2018 Q4 - 2019 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2018 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2017 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2014 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2009 Q1 - 2019 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q1
84.71% 3.24%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,200 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 52.16
Renters 47.84
Vacant 19.43

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF St. Francisville HOMES
2000 or Newer 8.9
1970 - 1999 40.4
1940 - 1969 30.7
1939 or Older 20.0

Types of Homes

TYPE OF St. Francisville HOMES
Single-Family 63.6
Townhomes 1.5
Small Apt. Buildings 22.4
Apt. Complexes 12.1
Mobile Homes 0.4
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF St. Francisville HOMES
No Bedroom 3.37
1 Bedroom 10.22
2 Bedrooms 34.36
3 Bedrooms 37.93
4 Bedrooms 12.17
5 or more bedrooms 1.94

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