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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: St. Mary 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 21,650 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 19,317 100.0
1-unit, detached 14,311 66.1   1.00 or less 18,232 94.4
1-unit, attached 393 1.8   1.01 to 1.50 783 4.1
2 units 704 3.3   1.51 or more 302 1.6
3 or 4 units 450 2.1        
5 to 9 units 472 2.2             Specified owner-occupied units 10,135 100.0
10 to 19 units 304 1.4   VALUE    
20 or more units 326 1.5   Less than $50,000 2,197 21.7
Mobile home 4,631 21.4   $50,000 to $99,999 5,574 55.0
Boat, RV, van, etc. 59 0.3   $100,000 to $149,999 1,297 12.8
        $150,000 to $199,000 572 5.6
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 360 3.6
1999 to March 2000 375 1.7   $300,000 to $499,999 65 0.6
1995 to 1998 1,237 5.7   $500,000 to $999,999 70 0.7
1990 to 1994 1,360 6.3   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 3,367 15.6   Median (dollars) 74,200 (X)
1970 to 1979 4,485 20.7        
1960 to 1969 4,069 18.8   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 4,680 21.6    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 2,077 9.6   With a mortgage 4,386 43.3
             Less than $300 73 0.7
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 593 5.9
1 room 242 1.1        $500 to $699 1,517 15.0
2 rooms 596 2.8        $700 to $999 1,391 13.7
3 rooms 1,550 7.2        $1,000 to $1,499 591 5.8
4 rooms 4,228 19.5        $1,500 to $1,999 137 1.4
5 rooms 6,453 29.8        $2,000 or more 84 0.8
6 rooms 4,254 19.6        Median (dollars) 702 (X)
7 rooms 2,325 10.7   Not mortgaged 5,749 56.7
8 rooms 1,162 5.4        Median (dollars) 219 (X)
9 or more rooms 840 3.9        
Median (rooms) 5.2 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 19,317 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 5,187 51.2
1999 to March 2000 2,979 15.4   15 to 19 percent 1,576 15.6
1995 to 1998 4,622 23.9   20 to 24 percent 917 9.0
1990 to 1994 3,310 17.1   25 to 29 percent 651 6.4
1980 to 1989 2,998 15.5   30 to 34 percent 374 3.7
1970 to 1979 2,250 11.6   35 percent or more 1,269 12.5
1969 or earlier 3,158 16.3   Not computed 161 1.6
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 5,028 100.0
None 2,552 13.2   GROSS RENT    
1 7,390 38.3   Less than $200 459 9.1
2 7,337 38.0   $200 to $299 707 14.1
3 or more 2,038 10.6   $300 to $499 2,174 43.2
        $500 to $749 957 19.0
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 129 2.6
Utility Gas 10,169 52.6   $1,000 to $1,499 9 0.2
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 290 1.5   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 8,745 45.3   No cash rent 593 11.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 12 0.1   Median (dollars) 397 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 41 0.2   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 19 0.1   Less than 15 percent 1,299 25.8
No fuel used 41 0.2   15 to 19 percent 594 11.8
        20 to 24 percent 567 11.3
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 320 6.4
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 142 0.7   30 to 34 percent 257 5.1
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 82 0.4   35 percent or more 1,170 23.3
No telephone service 1,096 5.7   Not computed 821 16.3
 
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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