Independence, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 757 housing units in Independence. This represents a 8.1% growth from 700 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 757 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Independence is about 61.9%. Independence's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.8%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom9.80%
Two Bedrooms39%
Three Bedrooms41.30%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.61
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$72,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$25,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$200

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan1.20%
Simple Mortgage42.90%
Debt Free53.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.3%