Homes & Houses For Sale By Owner In Hammond, LA (436)

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Currently there are 147 homes for sale, 3 condos and apartments for sale, 196 vacant land for sale, 8 villa for sale and 2 townhomes for sale in Hammond

Background on Hammond
Hammond is located within the Tangipahoa Parish in Louisiana. This city is located approximately 45 miles East of Baton Rouge and 45 miles Northwest of New Orleans. Hammond is the principal city of the Hammond Metro Statistical Area. The population here as of 2016 was just under 21,000. Hammond is approximately 14 square miles in size. When it comes to the weather here in Hammond you can expect the summers to be very long, hot and often oppressive. The winters tend to be very short but cold. The climate here is categorized as humid subtropical. The hottest parts of the year go from the end of May until the end of September when the daily average high is usually a little above 87 degrees. The low for this time is generally around 74 degrees. The coolest parts of the here go from the very beginning of December until the end of February. The daily average high for this time is around 69 degrees. The low during the cold season is around 43 degrees. During the summer months the weather rarely goes above 98 degrees and during the winter months, temperatures rarely go below 28 degrees.

Education in Hammond
The Tangipahoa Parish School System is the city’s public-school system. The schools for students living in Hammond are Eastside Elementary, Westside Elementary, Hammond Junior High, Hammond High Magnet School, SLU Laboratory as well as Crystal Academy which is an alternative school. All students that attend any of these schools are required to wear a uniform. There are also two catholic schools here in Hammond. There is Holy Ghost Catholic School for students in pre-k through eighth grade. Then there is Saint Thomas Aquinas High School for students in grades nine through twelve. When it comes to higher education, there is Southeastern Louisiana University. This University is one of the many regional universities in the state as well as one of the largest employers in all of Hammond. This college was established back in 1925 by Linus A. Sims who at that time was the principal of Hammond High School. There is also the Northshore Technical Community College for students seeking a two year degree.

Transportation in Hammond
Many people in Hammond use the Amtrak Superliner for travel. An estimated 15,000 people use the station located here a year. Most people are either coming from or going to Baton Rouge which is approximately 40 miles West of Hammond. Hammond has two interstate highways that help connect people to various places in Louisiana as well as other states. There is Interstate 12 that goes from Baton Rouge to Slidell. This interstate is also used as a shortcut for Interstate 10 so drivers can avoid congestion in New Orleans. Then there is Interstate 55 with can be found West of New Orleans in Laplace. This interstate takes you to Chicago. This interstate also passes through Jackson, Mississippi, Memphis as well as St. Louis. If you live in Hammond but work in any of the above-mentioned states, these two interstates can help get you there relatively quickly.

Developments Here in Hammond
There are countless developments here in Hammond. Each one has something different to offer. A large amount of these developments has vacant land for sale for you to build your dream home on. Prices start at just $45,000 and go up from there. If you are looking to buy a finished home, you can take a look at the “Hidden Pines” subdivision. This subdivision offers you three bedroom and two bath houses starting at just $155,000. There is also “Providence Ridge” which has houses that range in size but the majority of homes here are between three and four bedrooms with two bathrooms. These are only a few of the subdivisions found here in Hammond for you to check out when looking at real estate in the area.

Something Fun to do on the Weekend
If you are looking for something fun to do on the weekend without the kids, head over to the Gnarly Barley Brewing Company. Here are Gnarly Barley they offer free tours of the brewery as well as something called the “Tasting Room.” Here you can taste the beer that is crafted here and the menu is long and eclectic. If you live in Hammond, make sure you check this place out!

Hammond is a wonderful place to live in Louisiana that offers up plenty of real estate as well as an abundant amount of vacant lots for you to build your own home on. This city has its eye on education and offers easy access to other states via Interstate 12 or 55. Hammond, Louisiana is a must see! offers For Sale By Owner listing services throughout the country. By posting home with ByOwner your property will get the same exposure you’d receive from a traditional real estate company. Our Hammond, Louisiana Flat Fee MLS listing Service saves you from paying the traditional 6% commission charged by most real estate offices, but gives you the same worldwide exposure.

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Currently Hammond has 432 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 05/17/2022. Of these properties, 147 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Hammond, and 3 condos are for sale by their owners in Hammond. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Hammond, is $667,206, the average condo price in Hammond, is $446,682. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $96. This is based the living area square footage.

Over the last year, there have been 6,359 of properties sold in Hammond. Of these properties, 4,792 single family homes have sold by their owners in Hammond, and 99 condos have sold by their owners in Hammond. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Hammond, is $1,339. Single family homes have been selling for 76 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Hammond, is $150,683. Condos have been selling for 100 per square foot of living area.

The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Hammond, are: Not A Subdivision (256 For Sale), Jefferson Court (9 For Sale), New Subdivision (8 For Sale), Tranquility (5 For Sale), Hammond Park (5 For Sale), Woodlake Estates (5 For Sale), Morgan Creek Townhomes (5 For Sale), Hammond Square Business Park (5 For Sale), Villa West (4 For Sale), Beechwood Sub (4 For Sale)

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This data up-to-date as of [05/17/2022]