Ponchatoula, Louisiana 

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Population

7,015

+9.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$38,435

Median Home Price

$164,800

Best Places to Live in Ponchatoula, Louisiana

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

Pros
-Strong growth
-Affordability
-Low traffic
Cons
-High crime
-Long commute
-Poor health

Local Listings in Ponchatoula
 $790,000 
1690 LA Highway 51
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2693 SqFt
 $69,900 
32171 Hwy Canal Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 600 SqFt
 $77,150 
40111 Babin Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1679 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: Ponchatoula
Zip Codes: 70454
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 43 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Ponchatoula is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ponchatoula jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ponchatoula's cost of living is 8.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Ponchatoula's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and March are the most pleasant months in Ponchatoula, 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
Ponchatoula's population is 7,015 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Ponchatoula is $164,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Ponchatoula 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 Ponchatoula. More Education


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Housing Market in Ponchatoula

It's a good time to buy in Ponchatoula. Home Appreciation is up 10.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Ponchatoula Real Estate

The median home price in Ponchatoula is $164,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Ponchatoula   1 Reviews
the strawberry capital - 5/8/2006
ponchatoula is a great town. there are lots of great neighborhoods and a couple of good churches. there is a lot of rec for kids but it is managed in an old mom and pop... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN PONCHATOULA
$790,000
1690 LA Highway 51
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$69,900
32171 Hwy Canal Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$77,150
40111 Babin Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$145,000
14641 Madison Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$460,000
40159 Deer Creek Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$180,000
40033 Cottonwood Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$275,000
11185 Ragan Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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