Real Estate Market Update for Hammond, LA
Map Information for Hammond, LA
Area Information for Hammond, LA
  • Population: 20,321
  • Median Age: 26.96 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 14.86 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 9%
  • Population Density: 1,450/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 14.04%
  • Closest Airport: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International
  • Closest College: Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Closest Jr. College: North Shore Technical Clg-hammond Area
  • Median Household Income: $34,259
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.5%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.93 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $94,667
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New Orleans Zephyrs
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 41%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Hammond, LA
Median Age: 26.96 Married: 24% Number of Households: 7,778 Households with Children: 2,282
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Hammond, LA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Holy Ghost School (c) 0.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Hammond Junior High Magnet School 0.6 mi Public 7-8 1 4
      Emmanuel Sda School 0.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Southeastern La University Lab School 0.8 mi Public K-8 5 4
      Option Iii/career & Technical Center 1.2 mi Private 8-12 0 0
      Crystal Academy 1.2 mi Public 6-9 0 0
      Tangipahoa Parish Pm High School 1.2 mi Public 8-12 0 0
      Woodland Park Elem Magnet School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      St. Thomas Aquinas High School 1.8 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Hammond Westside Elementary Montessori School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 5
      Oaks Montessori School 2.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 5
      Harvest Christian Academy 2.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Trafton Academy At Hammond 2.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 4
      Hammond High Magnet School 5.5 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Hammond Developmental Center 5.6 mi Public K-12 0 0
      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: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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