Bayou Vista, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,693 housing units in Bayou Vista. This represents a 5.1% decline from 1,784 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,693 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bayou Vista is about 72.1%. Bayou Vista's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.7%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bayou Vista were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.10%
One Bedroom10.30%
Two Bedrooms23.60%
Three Bedrooms47.90%
Four Bedrooms10.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$76,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.40%
Home Equity Loan2.60%
Simple Mortgage42.10%
Debt Free53.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.6%