South Vacherie, Louisiana

Population 3,624

South Vacherie is located in St. James Parish, LA. The population is 3,624, making South Vacherie the largest city in St. James Parish.

There are 2 public schools in South Vacherie with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for South Vacherie is very low , and there are 15 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in South Vacherie is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date South Vacherie property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near South Vacherie include Pleasure Bend, North Vacherie and Vacherie.

South Vacherie Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15%

Crime Rate

1.31% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 212
  • Violent Crimes: 121
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 212
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

65.12% Higher than national avg.
  • 15 offenders in South Vacherie
  • 41.39 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

25 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 22


High 9.8%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 7.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in South Vacherie, LA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates South Vacherie's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in South Vacherie, LA

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Property Report Overview

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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $660
  • 1 Bedroom: $760
  • 2 Bedrooms: $910
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,180
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,350

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Environmental Hazards

25 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (213/222)
    South Vacherie, LA has 95.95% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    South Vacherie, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.98 Average
    South Vacherie, LA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 54.23°
  • February 56.95°
  • March 63.7°
  • April 70.57°
  • May 77.23°
  • June 83.2°
  • July 83.73°
  • August 84.17°
  • September 80.28°
  • October 70.93°
  • November 62.23°
  • December 56.1°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for South Vacherie, LA

South Vacherie, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
South Vacherie, LA has a very high risk of hurricanes.
South Vacherie, LA has a very low risk of hail storms.
South Vacherie, LA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in South Vacherie, LA: $57,321


Unemployment in South Vacherie is 9.8%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 7.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.42%
White Collar - 44.58%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

City Representatives

  • Cedric Richmond

Neighborhood Info

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3 Cemeteries view all

6 FCC Towers view all

2 Fire Stations view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in South Vacherie, LA

1 Library view all

0 Police Stations view all

  • No police station found in South Vacherie, LA

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  • No retirement homes found in South Vacherie, LA
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