Real Estate Market Update for

Lake Charles, LA
$37,396
Median Household Income
1,746/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Lake Charles, LA

Area Overview for

Lake Charles, LA
  • Population: 73,658
  • Median Age: 35.55 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 9.75%
  • Population Density: 1,746/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -0.09%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Lake Charles, LA
  • Closest Airport: Lake Charles Regional
  • Closest College: MCNEESE STATE UNIVERSITY
  • Closest Jr. College DELTA SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY
  • Median Household Income: $37,396
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 20.83%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $129,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: HOUSTON DYNAMO
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 24%

School Information for

Lake Charles, LA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Washington/marion Magnet High School 1.0 mi Public 9-12
Ray D. Molo Middle Magnet School 1.7 mi Public 6-8
John J. Johnson Ii Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2
Combre/fondel Elementary School 2.1 mi Public 3-5
Jessie D. Clifton Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Brenda Hunter Head Start 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
Ralph F. Wilson Elementary School 2.6 mi Public 3-5
Calcasieu Alternative Site 2.8 mi Public K-5
John F. Kennedy Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Pearl Watson Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School 3.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8
Hamilton Christian Academy 3.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
Lcb (learning, Choosing, Believing, Achieving) Academy 3.5 mi Public 9-12
T. H. Watkins Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
St Louis Catholic High School 3.8 mi Catholic 9-12
Oak Park Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Oak Park Middle School 3.9 mi Public 6-8
Moss Bluff Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
St Margaret Of Scotland Catholic School 4.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Immaculate Conception Cathedral Catholic 4.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
St Theodores Holy Family Catholic School 4.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Sam Houston High School 4.5 mi Public 9-12
Glad Tidings Preschool 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
Lake Charles Charter Academy 4.6 mi Public K-8
Fairview Elementary School 4.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
T. S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School 4.7 mi Public K-5
Lake Charles College Prep 4.8 mi Public 9-9
Lagrange High School 4.9 mi Public 9-12
College Street Voc Center/ Westlake T&i 5.0 mi Public 9-12
Moss Bluff Middle School 5.0 mi Public 6-8
Barbe Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Henry Heights Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Brentwood Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
College Oaks Elementary School 5.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Southwest Louisiana Charter Academy 5.8 mi Public K-8
F. K. White Middle School 6.0 mi Public 6-8
Our Lady Queen Of Heaven Catholic School 6.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Lebleu Settlement Elementary School 6.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Dolby Elementary School 7.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Prien Lake Elementary School 7.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
S. J. Welsh Middle School 7.3 mi Public 6-8
A. A. Nelson Elementary School 7.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
M. J. Kaufman Elementary School 7.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Alfred M. Barbe High School 7.9 mi Public 9-12
Gillis Elementary School 8.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
St. John Elementary School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Grand Lake High School 16.5 mi Public 9-12
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Lake Charles, LA