Gonzales, Louisiana 

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Population

10,558

+10.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$51,923

Median Home Price

$183,800

Best Places to Live in Gonzales, Louisiana

Capital city / Industrial city / College town - Southeast Louisiana along the Mississippi River north of the Mississippi Delta. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Gonzales, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Historic interest
-College-town amenities
-Future job growth
Cons
-Crime rate
-Hot, humid summers
-Uncertain future

Local Listings in Gonzales
 $200,000 
13517 Paces Pointe Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1593 SqFt
 $434,900 
40067 Pelican Point Pkwy
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 3422 SqFt
 $185,000 
14076 Bayou Grand North Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1862 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

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 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gonzales jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gonzales's cost of living is 4.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gonzales's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Ascension parish voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gonzales's population is 10,558 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gonzales is $183,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.7%. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Gonzales

It's a good time to buy in Gonzales. Home Appreciation is up 2.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Gonzales Real Estate

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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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NEW LISTINGS IN GONZALES
$200,000
13517 Paces Pointe Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$434,900
40067 Pelican Point Pkwy
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$185,000
14076 Bayou Grand North Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$179,900
12509 Palmer Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$170,000
2027 S Helens Way Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$199,900
41113 E Don Lou Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$270,000
41161 Hidden Cove Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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