The Home Buyer's Korner

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April 15th, 2016

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Gardere 70810 Neighborhood

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 

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The median real estate price in the Gardere (Autumn Run – Brickstone Condominiums – Broussard Plaza – The Burbank – Crosscreek Subdivision – Gardere Place – Hermitage – Highland Shadows – Nicholson Lakes – Summerwood – Summerwood Villas – Westhaven) neighborhood of Baton Rouge, Louisiana currently comes in at $151,000, which is more expensive than over 59 percent of all the neighborhoods in the state and over 39.3 percent of all the neighborhoods in the country.

The average rental price in the Gardere neighborhood is currently just under $1,150, and the average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than nearly 78 percent of all the neighborhoods in the state. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters

Gardere area is an urban neighborhood located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and real estate is primarily made up of medium sized three and four bedroom to small studios or two bedroom single-family homes and other multi-family housing options, such as condominiums, town homes, duplexes, and apartments.

Many of the residences in the Gardere neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently, while a number of residences were built between 1970 and 1999

If you like the look and ambience of new homes and newly built neighborhoods, you will love the Gardere neighborhood. A whopping 51 percent of the homes and other residential real estate here were built after 1999, which is a higher proportion of new homes, then you will find in over 96 percent of the neighborhoods in the country. Everything here just feels new.

A high vacancy rate is a fact of life in the Gardere neighborhood and the current real estate vacancy rate here is in excess of 23 percent. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 89 percent of all neighborhood in the country and a contributing factor could be a large percentage of by new construction that is not yet occupied.

An extraordinary 14 percent of the residents of the Gardere neighborhood are currently enrolled in college. This is such a large part of life in this neighborhood that the neighborhood changes a great deal with the change of semesters and is far quieter during the summer when many students are away.

The Gardere neighborhood is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. For these and other reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top five percent of college-friendly places to live in the state of Louisiana.

Your future neighbors in the Gardere neighborhood in Baton Rouge earn modest incomes, and this neighborhood has an income lower than over 63 percent of all the neighborhoods in the country. 

In the Gardere neighborhood, 33 percent of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 31 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations at 18 percent, and 14 percent in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

Each neighborhood has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestry and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture, some more unique than others, based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households, and importantly, on the ethnicity and ancestry of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Gardere neighborhood of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French or Mexican at around five percent. There are also a number of people of Irish roots at four percent. Some of the residents are also of German or Sub-Saharan African ancestry at around three percent, among others.

The most common language spoken in the Gardere neighborhood is English, spoken by 88 percent of households, while over nine percent speak Spanish.


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Autumn Run – Brickstone Condominiums – Broussard Plaza

The Burbank – Gardere Place – Hermitage – Highland Shadows

Nicholson Lakes – Summerwood – Summerwood Villas – Westhaven







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