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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 1,627, 788 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value 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.
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.
|$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|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF St. Francisville HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||8.9|
|1970 - 1999||40.4|
|1940 - 1969||30.7|
|1939 or Older||20.0|
|TYPE OF St. Francisville HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||22.4|
|SIZE OF St. Francisville HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||1.94|