Real Estate Market Update for

Opelousas, LA
Median Household Income
2,048/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Opelousas, LA

Area Overview for

Opelousas, LA
  • Population: 16,190
  • Median Age: 34.47 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 2
  • Sales Tax: 10.75%
  • Population Density: 2,048/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -26.44%

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

Area Information for

Opelousas, LA
  • Closest Airport: Lafayette Regional/Paul Fournet Field
  • Median Household Income: $24,145
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $65,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: NEW ORLEANS ZEPHYRS (AAA)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 49%

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
Lawtell Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8
Northwest High School 6.9 mi Public 9-12
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 School Review data by

Demographic Information for

Opelousas, LA