Erath, Louisiana

Population 2,459

Erath is located in Vermilion Parish, LA. The population is 2,459, making Erath the 3rd largest city in Vermilion Parish.

There are 3 public schools in Erath with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Erath is low , and there are 23 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Erath is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Erath property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Erath include Delcambre, Abbeville and Youngsville.

Erath Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 26.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.5%

Crime Rate

37.26% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 49
  • Violent Crimes: 340
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 243
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 923

Registered Offenders

84.56% Higher than national avg.
  • 23 offenders in Erath
  • 93.53 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

18 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 14


Moderate 6.6%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 7.4%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Erath, LA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Erath's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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Crime view details

23 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Erath, LA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$145,950 compared to September 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Erath, LA issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Erath, LA issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $560
  • 1 Bedroom: $610
  • 2 Bedrooms: $710
  • 3 Bedrooms: $960
  • 4 Bedrooms: $980

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Environmental Hazards

18 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (238/250)
    Erath, LA has 95.2% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Erath, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.98 Average
    Erath, LA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 53.43°
  • February 56.37°
  • March 62.87°
  • April 69.9°
  • May 76.92°
  • June 82.94°
  • July 83.8°
  • August 83.86°
  • September 78.6°
  • October 69.48°
  • November 58.9°
  • December 53.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Erath, LA

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Erath, LA: $35,068


Unemployment in Erath is 6.6%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 7.4% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.34%
White Collar - 52.66%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Charles W. Boustany Jr.

Neighborhood Info

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3 Cemeteries view all

5 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Erath, LA

1 Library view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Erath, LA
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