De Ridder, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,505 housing units in De Ridder. This represents a 8.8% growth from 4,139 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,439 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 66 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in De Ridder is about 63.5%. De Ridder's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.2%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in De Ridder were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom11.30%
Two Bedrooms25.70%
Three Bedrooms45.90%
Four Bedrooms14.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$65,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$50,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.26
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$291

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan1.70%
Simple Mortgage49.90%
Debt Free44.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.3%