Hammond, Louisiana 

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Population

20,325

+3.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

Median Income

$31,753

Median Home Price

$155,300

Best Places to Live in Hammond, Louisiana

Small city - In eastern Louisiana, 45 miles north of New Orleans. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Hammond, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Strong growth
Affordability
Low traffic
Cons
High crime
Long commute
Poor health
 $1,200 
1206 N Cherry St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1705 SqFt
 $6,581 
44560 S Airport Rd Ste B
Bed N/A | Bath 0 | 13500 SqFt
 $250,000 
610 Susan Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2400 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Hammond Metro Area

The Hammond, LA metro area is located in eastern Louisiana, 45 miles north of New Orleans. Hammond is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Tangipahoa county. It is also considered to be part of the larger New Orleans consolidated metro area.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Hammond
Zip Codes: 70403 70401 70402
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 43 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hammond is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hammond jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hammond's cost of living is 12.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hammond's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Hammond, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Tangipahoa parish voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hammond's population is 20,325 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hammond is $155,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Hammond public schools spend $9,305 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Hammond. More Education



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Housing Market in Hammond

It's a good time to buy in Hammond. Home Appreciation is up 9.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Hammond Real Estate

The median home price in Hammond is $155,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Hammond   5 Reviews
weather - 11/3/2013
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Weather in Hammond LA. - 3/2/2011
I think that the climate is the wort thing about hammond.We do not have feal seasons. In December it can be 40 degrees one day and the next its 90. The heat and humidity... Read More

Quality of Life - 8/10/2008
Hammond used to be a small,quiet town but with the growth of the local college it is increasing in size and everything that goes with... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN HAMMOND, LOUISIANA
70403 70401 70402

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NEW LISTINGS IN HAMMOND
$1,200
1206 N Cherry St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$6,581
44560 S Airport Rd Ste B
Bed N/A | Bath 0

$250,000
610 Susan Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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Bed N/A | Bath 0

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Bed N/A | Bath 0

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