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Houma, LA

The small city of Houma, Louisiana is home to approximately 34,000 residents. Families with young children should feel right at home, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the population. The majority of Houma residents own their homes, and 36% of residents rent. The average rent of $837 a month is just below the state average.

Houma residents have an average commute of about 23 minutes, faster than the Louisiana average of about 25 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the prevailing mode of getting to work, opted for by 38% of workers, while public transportation isn't used widely. A small percentage of commuters walk to work.

Houma has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have a high school degree or GED (26%) compared to the national average. Further, 8% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate. Many Houma residents work in one of two industries: retail and healthcare. Combined, these industries make up 12% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 8% of the city's population works in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of around $62K, Houma workers earn about the same as their peers elsewhere in the state. Houma, however, compares less favorably to the national average of $73,345.

Average Rent in Houma

Studio1 Bed2 Bed3 Bed
Mar 20$802$880$982$1,215
Feb 208028349971,227
Jan 208028849871,250
Dec 198028841,0071,200
Nov 198028759871,225
Oct 198028629871,235
Sep 198028679971,212
Aug 198028671,0091,235
Jul 198028809931,200
Jun 198028859821,185
May 198028951,0001,187
Apr 198028879821,220
*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

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