White Castle, LA


Highest Appreciating White Castle Neighborhoods Since 2000

White Castle, 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

White Castle Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,825, 814 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $85,914, house prices in White Castle are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in White Castle, accounting for 68.75% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in White Castle include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 23.03%), row houses and other attached homes ( 4.17%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 3.29%).

The most prevalent building size and type in White Castle are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 51.60% owning and 48.40% renting.

There is a lot of housing in White Castle 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 White Castle built between 1940-1969 ( 33.44%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 13.16%). There's also some housing in White Castle built between 2000 and later ( 6.36%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in White Castle. Fully 10.75% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant White Castle homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding White Castle 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.

White Castle Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in White Castle have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 12.50%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average White Castle house appreciation rate of 1.18%.

Over the last year, White Castle appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, White Castle's appreciation rate has been 3.10%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in White Castle were at 0.12%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.50%.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

White Castle, LA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,045,000 0.8
$784,001 - $1,045,000 1.6
$523,001 - $784,000 0.0
$418,001 - $523,000 0.6
$313,001 - $418,000 8.3
$209,001 - $313,000 16.3
$105,001 - $209,000 25.8
$52,001 - $105,000 28.6
$0 - $52,000 17.9

Low for LA
Very Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
86.810031641861 78.0487804878049

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

White Castle 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
42.42% 2.07% 2 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$769 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 51.60
Renters 48.40
Vacant 10.75

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF White Castle HOMES
2000 or Newer 6.4
1970 - 1999 47.0
1940 - 1969 33.4
1939 or Older 13.2

Types of Homes

TYPE OF White Castle HOMES
Single-Family 68.8
Townhomes 4.2
Small Apt. Buildings 23.0
Apt. Complexes 0.8
Mobile Homes 3.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF White Castle HOMES
No Bedroom 2.19
1 Bedroom 10.53
2 Bedrooms 33.00
3 Bedrooms 42.11
4 Bedrooms 10.96
5 or more bedrooms 1.21

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Zip Codes in White Castle, LA