Opelousas, Louisiana 

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Population

16,480

-7.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.6%

Median Income

$21,373

Median Home Price

$109,300

Best Places to Live in Opelousas, Louisiana

October, April and March are the most pleasant months in Opelousas, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

 $185,000 
691 St Matthew Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1920 SqFt
 $181,200 
176 Imperial Saint Landry Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1474 SqFt
 $380,000 
307 Rolling Oaks Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3021 SqFt

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City: Opelousas
Zip Codes: 70570


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Opelousas is 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Opelousas jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Opelousas's cost of living is 23.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Opelousas's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
St. Landry parish voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Opelousas's population is 16,480 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 7.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Opelousas is $109,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Opelousas public schools spend $8,783 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.8 students per teacher in Opelousas. More Education



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Housing Market in Opelousas

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Reviews for Opelousas   2 Reviews
Follow-up to previous, After 18 months of living i - 1/21/2008
After living in Opelousas, for 18 months I'll respond to changes from my provous post. The 24 Hour liquior sales has been banned, except at the Evangeline Downs... Read More

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Nice City - 3/2/2007
Hello all I'm new to Opelousas, At first When i moved here I was like why did I move here, The Roads are horrible , Infrustructure needs lots of updating (Ex. Water... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN OPELOUSAS, LOUISIANA
70570

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NEW LISTINGS IN OPELOUSAS
$185,000
691 St Matthew Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$181,200
176 Imperial Saint Landry Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$380,000
307 Rolling Oaks Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$275,000
Braeden Blvd Lot 2
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$120,000
626 E Grolee St
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$50,000
183 Garnet Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$165,000
135 Talisman St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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