Zachary, Louisiana 

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Population

16,879

+18.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$72,012

Median Home Price

$191,700

Best Places to Live in Zachary, 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 Zachary, 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 Zachary
 $199,000 
6322 Woodside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1429 SqFt
 $135,000 
5215 Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1546 SqFt
 $315,000 
3122 Meadow Grove Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2440 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: Zachary
Zip Codes: 70791
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 64 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Zachary is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Zachary jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Zachary's cost of living is 3.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Zachary's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
East Baton Rouge parish voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Zachary's population is 16,879 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 18.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Zachary is $191,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Zachary public schools spend $16,150 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Zachary. More Education


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Housing Market in Zachary

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ZIP CODES IN ZACHARY, LOUISIANA
70791

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NEW LISTINGS IN ZACHARY
$199,000
6322 Woodside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$135,000
5215 Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$315,000
3122 Meadow Grove Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$450,000
1623 Gleneagles Bnd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$799,900
4775 Albert East Blvd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$152,900
4725 Lois Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$210,000
876-880 E Mount Pleasant Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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