Gonzales, Louisiana 

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Capital city / Industrial city / College town - Southeast Louisiana along the Mississippi River north of the Mississippi Delta
Pros
-Historic interest
-College-town amenities
-Future job growth
Cons
-Crime rate
-Hot, humid summers
-Uncertain future

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What Bert Has To Say About Baton Rouge Metro Area

Home to Louisiana State and Southern universities, Baton Rouge lies about 30 miles up the Mississippi River from New Orleans and 65 miles from the coast. A rich past as an ocean port, center for antebellum commerce, and Louisiana’s colorful political history adds spice to the local character. There are many points of interest along the shady streets with their gracious old homes.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Louisiana
County: Ascension County
Metro Area: Baton Rouge Metro Area
City: Gonzales
Zip Codes: 70737
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 64 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gonzales is 5.70% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gonzales jobs have increased by 2.11%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gonzales's cost of living is 5.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Gonzales's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Gonzales's population is 10,678 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 52.48%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gonzales is $177,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 27.16%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Gonzales public schools spend $11,873 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Gonzales. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Gonzales

It's a good time to buy in Gonzales. Home Appreciation is up 5.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Gonzales Real Estate.

The median home price in Gonzales is $177,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Gonzales    6 Reviews
It's like a mantra here. - 6/2/2011
Quality of Life is like a mantra here, unfortunately more of a political one. The area is growing at an astounding rate but mostly in my opinion due to location. Right... (Read More)

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General Overview of Gonzales - 1/28/2011
Gonzales (and surrounding area) is a fair town to live in. Not much to brag about, little or no excitement except youth sports, but then there is very little crime here... (Read More)

If you like fishing and hunting .... - 3/1/2009
A very family oriented place with little to no cultural activities outside of regional ones. Be prepared to feel like a 'stranger in a strange land'... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN GONZALES, LOUISIANA
70737