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Overview
Population:107,647
Pop. Change:41%
State: Louisiana
Metro Area:Baton_Rouge
County:Ascension County
City:Prairieville, Gonzales, ... 5 total
Zip Code:70737, 70769, ... 7 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
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Ascension's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about Ascension County

As of 2014, Ascension County's population is 107,647 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 40.50 percent.

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The median home cost in Ascension County is $160,700. Home appreciation the last year has been 0.90 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Ascension County's cost of living is 6.60% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Ascension County public schools spend $11,448 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Ascension County.

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The unemployment rate in Ascension County is 3.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ascension County jobs have Increased by 3.12 percent.


Ranked #16 The Most (and Least) Gender Imbalanced Cities
Ranked #17 America’s Best (and Worst) Cities for Dating
Ranked #33 America's Most (and Least) Stressful Cities (100 Largest Metro Areas)
Ranked #43 The Most Single Cities
Ranked #59 Drought-Riskiest Cities
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Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Ascension County's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


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