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Apartments for rent in Houma, LA

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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Houma

I like to go eat out because I can't get out much. Church is nice. Walmart is a regular we go to dances

Everyone is friends eoth everyone. Sharecfecipes and desserts. Cook to much neigbors are very welcome to have

Its quiet. The people are nice. Great view. Big forests and lots of nature. Not much to worry about.

Who Lives Here

Houma Demographics

Education

High School

56%

Associate's

26%

Bachelor's

14%

Master's

4%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

42%

3 people

26%

4 people

17%

5 people

12%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

53%

50-100k

23%

100-150k

13%

150-200k

6%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

13%

20-45

33%

45-65

26%

65+

14%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Houma?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Jul '24-$695$895-
Jun '24-$867$1119-
May '24-$995$995-
Apr '24-$995$910-
Mar '24-$895$952-
Feb '24-$895$952-
Jan '24-$1095$1200-
Dec '23-$1095$1375-
Nov '23-$1075$1375-
Oct '23-$1075$1375-
Sep '23-$1075$1375-
Aug '23-$1095$1375-
Jul '23-$1075$1375-

*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.

Getting Around Houma

Houma Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

45%

15-30 Mins

30%

30-40 Mins

9%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

11%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4848

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 10 of 14 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 10 of 14 renters

Percentage: 4949

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 9 of 14 renters

Top Scores: Gas, Grocery, Restaurant

Things To Do In Houma

Top Score

Gas Stations

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The road is less traveled for filling the tank up in Houma.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. Significantly more gas stations than average
  3. Significantly more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 60% more grocery stores than average
  3. 38% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Houma serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 5% more restaurants than average
  3. 13% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Houma.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 6% more coffee shops than average
  3. 17% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Houma is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. Significantly more bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Houma.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Houma.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. 38% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 53% more gyms than average
  3. 10% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Houma could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 23% more pet facilities than average
  3. 21% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 50% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Houma's access to medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 6% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 42% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Houma Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 14 of 14 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 13 of 14 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 13 of 14 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 12 of 14 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 11 of 14 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 11 of 14 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 10 of 14 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 10 of 14 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 10 of 14 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 9 of 14 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 8 of 14 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 8 of 14 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 8 of 14 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 7 of 14 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 8 of 14 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 10 of 14 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 11 of 14 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 11 of 14 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 11 of 14 renters

Houma Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Houma

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in 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.

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