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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Orleans Parish
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 215,091 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 188,251 100.0
1-unit, detached 90,125 41.9   1.00 or less 174,161 92.5
1-unit, attached 32,185 15.0   1.01 to 1.50 8,442 4.5
2 units 29,430 13.7   1.51 or more 5,648 3.0
3 or 4 units 20,704 9.6        
5 to 9 units 12,139 5.6             Specified owner-occupied units 74,407 100.0
10 to 19 units 9,106 4.2   VALUE    
20 or more units 20,559 9.6   Less than $50,000 9,204 12.4
Mobile home 738 0.3   $50,000 to $99,999 35,535 47.8
Boat, RV, van, etc. 105 0.0   $100,000 to $149,999 12,778 17.2
        $150,000 to $199,000 6,775 9.1
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 5,246 7.1
1999 to March 2000 915 0.4   $300,000 to $499,999 3,170 4.3
1995 to 1998 2,721 1.3   $500,000 to $999,999 1,466 2.0
1990 to 1994 2,859 1.3   $1,000,000 or more 233 0.3
1980 to 1989 17,597 8.2   Median (dollars) 87,300 (X)
1970 to 1979 29,174 13.6        
1960 to 1969 32,449 15.1   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 65,597 30.5    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 63,779 29.7   With a mortgage 49,885 67.0
             Less than $300 433 0.6
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 3,644 4.9
1 room 4,929 2.3        $500 to $699 9,222 12.4
2 rooms 15,063 7.0        $700 to $999 16,017 21.5
3 rooms 31,657 14.7        $1,000 to $1,499 12,132 16.3
4 rooms 45,942 21.4        $1,500 to $1,999 4,239 5.7
5 rooms 44,336 20.6        $2,000 or more 4,198 5.6
6 rooms 30,646 14.2        Median (dollars) 910 (X)
7 rooms 17,474 8.1   Not mortgaged 24,522 33.0
8 rooms 11,842 5.5        Median (dollars) 285 (X)
9 or more rooms 13,202 6.1        
Median (rooms) 4.7 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 188,251 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 26,534 35.7
1999 to March 2000 38,766 20.6   15 to 19 percent 11,394 15.3
1995 to 1998 53,624 28.5   20 to 24 percent 8,841 11.9
1990 to 1994 29,870 15.9   25 to 29 percent 6,414 8.6
1980 to 1989 26,779 14.2   30 to 34 percent 4,307 5.8
1970 to 1979 18,901 10.0   35 percent or more 15,517 20.9
1969 or earlier 20,311 10.8   Not computed 1,400 1.9
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 100,328 100.0
None 51,435 27.3   GROSS RENT    
1 79,550 42.3   Less than $200 9,394 9.4
2 45,542 24.2   $200 to $299 7,905 7.9
3 or more 11,724 6.2   $300 to $499 33,214 33.1
        $500 to $749 31,579 31.5
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 9,379 9.3
Utility Gas 117,543 62.4   $1,000 to $1,499 3,638 3.6
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,889 1.0   $1,500 or more 1,148 1.1
Electricity 67,250 35.7   No cash rent 4,071 4.1
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 53 0.0   Median (dollars) 488 (X)
Coal or coke 36 0.0        
Wood 72 0.0   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 90 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 240 0.1   Less than 15 percent 16,770 16.7
No fuel used 1,078 0.6   15 to 19 percent 11,251 11.2
        20 to 24 percent 10,945 10.9
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 8,723 8.7
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 1,856 1.0   30 to 34 percent 6,618 6.6
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 1,900 1.0   35 percent or more 36,268 36.1
No telephone service 8,292 4.4   Not computed 9,753 9.7
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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