Real Estate Market Update for

Opelousas, LA
$23,165
Median Household Income
2,047/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Opelousas, LA

Area Overview for

Opelousas, LA
  • Population: 16,186
  • Median Age: 34.44 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 2
  • Sales Tax: 9.75%
  • Population Density: 2,047/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -26.45%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Opelousas, LA
  • Closest Airport: Lafayette Regional/Paul Fournet Field
  • Closest College: ST CHARLES COLLEGE SEMINARY
  • Closest Jr. College ACADIANA TECHNICAL COLLEGE-T H HARRIS
  • Median Household Income: $23,165
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $72,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: NEW ORLEANS ZEPHYRS (AAA)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 44%

School Information for

Opelousas, LA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Opelousas Junior High School 0.4 mi Public 7-8
Southwest Elementary School 0.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Opelousas Senior High School 0.7 mi Public 9-12
South Street Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Park Vista Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts 1.1 mi Public 7-12
Grolee Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Opelousas Catholic School 1.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-12
Js Clark Leadership Academy 1.6 mi Public -
Northeast Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
North Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
St. Landry Accelerated Transition School 2.9 mi Public 7-7
Family Worship Christian Academy 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
Westminster Christian Academy 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
Westminster Christian Academy 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
Lawtell Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8
Northwest High School 6.9 mi Public 9-12
Plaisance Elementary School 7.0 mi Public 5-8
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Opelousas, LA