Gonzales Homes & Real Estate
Welcome to your local Gonzales, LA homes for sale & real estate resource. Gonzales, Louisiana, is a small city in Ascension Parish with a population of less than 10,000 as of the 2010 census. The city has a total area of 8.5 square miles and is located east of the Mississippi River. In 1851, European settlers founded the area with only ten residents. It was subdivided in 1906, and Gonzales was officially incorporated as a village in 1922. For additional information, including sales history and prices, property disclosures, and more for Gonzales properties for sale, or to schedule a home tour of any property listed below, contact your LOCAL real estate experts today! Read more about Gonzales real estate.
Homes For Sale in Gonzales LA
Gonzales Real Estate Search
This page is updated with Gonzales home listings several times per day directly from the Gonzales, Louisiana MLS.
Each Gonzales MLS listing includes the property price, days on the market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent in the MLS.
Review local Gonzales property tax information and the current listing status (active, under contract, or pending). As available, numerous property features such as greenbelt locations, views, swimming pools, and Gonzales community amenities, including parks and golf courses, will be listed.
Gonzales Real Estate Market
Home prices in Gonzales are typically affordable, with a range of around $300,000 to $500,000. Still, some homes are under $100,000, while other larger homes or new construction homes may cost a bit more.
Real estate here has a lot to offer, with over 300 homes currently available. The main type of home that is found in this neighborhood is single-family detached. Some popular subdivision communities to buy a home in are Oak Lake Subdivision, Conway Subdivision, and Point Andrew Subdivision.
Most of the construction for buildings in Gonzales happened in 1933, so there is a lot of rich history for the area's dwellings. There are mostly three-bedroom homes and larger available in Gonzales. There's also the option to purchase land, a condo, or a townhome in Gonzales, even though single-family detached homes are the most ubiquitous in the area.
Gonzales Community Amenities
Gonzales is known as the "Jambalaya Capital of the World" and is famous for its annual Jambalaya Festival, which was first held in 1968. There are also many popular restaurants serving their famous Jambalaya, as well as other seafood and cuisines.
Jambalaya Park, Tee-Joe Gonzales Park, and Gonzales Municipal Park are three popular parks in the community that locals enjoy. Residents especially enjoy Jambalaya Park for its water park. Tee-Joe Gonzales Park also has the Tee-Joe Museum, which commemorates the city's first mayor.
Some of the more popular shopping spots in Gonzales are Cabela's and the Tanger Outlet Mall. Other fun places that residents like to visit are the Ascension Parish Veterans Memorial Park, Premier Lanes and Malco Cinema, and River Regions Art Association Gallery.
Though Gonzales is a smaller city, it is only about a half-hour drive to Baton Rouge. Major access for transportation around the city includes Airline Highway, Interstate 10, and Highway 30.
Gonzales Local Highlights
- Home of the annual Jambalaya Festival & known as the Jambalaya Capital of the World
- 25 miles from Baton Rouge and about 60 miles from New Orleans
- A short 45-minute drive to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
- 20 minutes away from Blue Bayou Water Park, an all-ages water park with 20 attractions
- An abundance of seafood restaurants and other unique cuisines
- Less than eight miles away from Houmas House and Gardens, a historical plantation with tours, restaurants, and cabins for overnight stays
Gonzales School Information
Gonzales has a variety of elementary, middle, and high schools for children to attend. Elementary schools include Sorrento Primary School, Pecan Grove Primary School, and Gonzales Primary School. Gonzales Middle School and St. Amant Middle School are the two public middle schools to choose from, and St. Theresa Middle School is a private school option. East Ascension High School and St. Amant High School are the two high schools in the area to choose from.
With Gonzales' small-city feel, delicious Jambalaya, and an easy commute to Baton Rouge, Gonzales is a good location with plenty of entertainment.
Gonzales, LA Real Estate Agents
Interested in buying a home in Gonzales? Allow our Gonzales, Louisiana real estate experts to help you navigate the purchase of or expertly negotiate the sale of your Gonzales residence. As local real estate agents, we're well-versed in the Gonzales real estate market's unique dynamics.
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