Louisiana
Mortgage Loan Application
Totals and Details
in 2017

Find mortgage statistics for Louisiana.
Our lists allow you to explore the total number of mortgage applications and mortgage application details for 2003-2017 in all of Louisiana.
You can organize this information by metropolitan area and by county.

Years 2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006  2005  2004  2003  
Total Number of Mortgage Applications 173,079
Total Mortgage Loan Application Amount $28,849,548,000
Average Mortgage Loan Application Amount $166,000
Highest Mortgage Loan Application Amount $43,448,000
Average Applicant Income $75,000
Highest Applicant Income $147,417,000

We provide overall totals and averages for each year, as well as highest application amount and the income of the highest applicant.
If you are looking for a mortgage or lending statistics in Louisiana, these numbers will give you an idea of what to expect as you begin to look for a lender.

These lists are also able to be organized by various details about Mortgage Loan Applications for each year, with categories such as loan purpose, race of mortgage applicant, loan type, the outcome of the application, and reason for denial.

Each category breaks down the total number of mortgage applications, the total dollar amount for those applications, the average mortgage amount, and the highest mortgage within that category. You can also look at information regarding the average income of the mortgage applicants and the highest income of the mortgage applicants. If you're looking for a certain type of mortgage, these numbers will give you a better gauge of what to expect in various situations.

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Mortgage Loan Application Detail Totals for Louisiana in 2017

Loan Purpose

Total Number of Mortgage Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Amount Highest Mortgage Loan Amount Average Applicant Income Highest Applicant Income
Home Purchase 95,588 $16,756,242,000 $175,000 $39,650,000 $74,000 $98,544,000
Refinancing 63,392 $11,078,534,000 $174,000 $43,448,000 $77,000 $147,417,000
Home Improvement 14,099 $1,014,772,000 $71,000 $36,697,000 $76,000 $3,240,000

Applicant Race

Total Number of Mortgage Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Amount Highest Mortgage Loan Amount Average Applicant Income Highest Applicant Income
White 98,783 $16,488,972,000 $166,000 $3,650,000 $94,000 $147,417,000
Black or African American 30,668 $3,804,294,000 $124,000 $2,210,000 $59,000 $2,868,000
Not applicable 21,970 $5,073,975,000 $230,000 $43,448,000 $8,000 $1,405,000
Not Provided 13,486 $2,154,548,000 $159,000 $3,150,000 $81,000 $7,167,000
Hispanic 4,448 $685,384,000 $154,000 $1,700,000 $75,000 $2,508,000
Asian 2,431 $477,524,000 $196,000 $4,500,000 $95,000 $2,208,000
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,046 $124,867,000 $119,000 $900,000 $67,000 $960,000
Native Hawaiin or Other Pacific Islander 247 $39,984,000 $161,000 $880,000 $69,000 $483,000

Loan Type

Total Number of Mortgage Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Amount Highest Mortgage Loan Amount Average Applicant Income Highest Applicant Income
Conventional (any loan other than FHA, VA, FSA, or RHS loans) 112,741 $18,755,807,000 $166,000 $39,650,000 $91,000 $147,417,000
FHA-insured (Federal Housing Administration) 34,438 $5,407,648,000 $157,000 $43,448,000 $46,000 $982,000
VA-guaranteed (Veterans Administration) 16,085 $3,237,454,000 $201,000 $1,284,000 $59,000 $1,860,000
FSA/RHS (Farm Service Agency or Rural Housing Service) 9,815 $1,448,639,000 $147,000 $1,128,000 $31,000 $612,000

Outcome

Total Number of Mortgage Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Amount Highest Mortgage Loan Amount Average Applicant Income Highest Applicant Income
Loan Originated 83,323 $15,218,353,000 $182,000 $39,650,000 $90,000 $147,417,000
Application Denied By Financial Institution 31,850 $3,738,382,000 $117,000 $36,697,000 $61,000 $3,514,000
Loan Purchased By The Institution 24,083 $4,390,999,000 $182,000 $19,597,000 $37,000 $3,025,000
Application Withdrawn By Applicant 17,785 $3,197,552,000 $179,000 $43,448,000 $88,000 $25,179,000
File Closed For Incompleteness 9,787 $1,311,772,000 $134,000 $19,335,000 $65,000 $2,676,000
Application Approved But Not Accepted 6,182 $979,672,000 $158,000 $5,500,000 $85,000 $13,398,000
Preapproval Denied by Financial Institution 62 $11,715,000 $188,000 $545,000 $53,000 $131,000
Preapproval Approved but not Accepted 7 $1,103,000 $157,000 $280,000 $66,000 $113,000

Denial Reason

Total Number of Mortgage Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Amount Highest Mortgage Loan Amount Average Applicant Income Highest Applicant Income
Credit History 4,115 $412,551,000 $100,000 $1,128,000 $71,000 $2,028,000
Debt-To-Income Ratio 3,571 $516,923,000 $144,000 $1,483,000 $57,000 $960,000
Collateral 2,193 $349,510,000 $159,000 $4,500,000 $88,000 $3,514,000
Credit Application Incomplete 1,556 $240,423,000 $154,000 $1,140,000 $82,000 $1,260,000
Other 1,443 $185,322,000 $128,000 $2,000,000 $69,000 $2,701,000
Insufficient Cash (Downpayment, Closing Cost) 354 $57,858,000 $163,000 $1,275,000 $72,000 $425,000
Unverifiable Information 318 $49,978,000 $157,000 $1,436,000 $82,000 $1,758,000
Employment History 202 $30,308,000 $150,000 $576,000 $66,000 $617,000
Mortgage Insurance Denied 6 $965,000 $160,000 $277,000 $39,000 $132,000
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Mortgage Loan Application Totals in 2017 by Louisiana Metropolitan Area

Metro Area Total Number of Mortgage Loan Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Application Amount Average Applicant Income
ALEXANDRIA, LA 5,188 $ 719,656,000 $ 138,000 $ 68,000
BATON ROUGE, LA 34,251 $ 6,254,269,000 $ 182,000 $ 81,000
HAMMOND, LA 5,330 $ 808,305,000 $ 151,000 $ 59,000
HOUMA-THIBODAUX, LA 7,054 $ 1,018,449,000 $ 144,000 $ 67,000
LAFAYETTE, LA 17,005 $ 2,537,803,000 $ 149,000 $ 74,000
LAKE CHARLES, LA 8,550 $ 1,473,700,000 $ 172,000 $ 78,000
MONROE, LA 6,822 $ 1,060,938,000 $ 155,000 $ 68,000
NEW ORLEANS-METAIRIE, LA 48,201 $ 9,683,852,000 $ 200,000 $ 87,000
SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY, LA 16,377 $ 2,644,914,000 $ 161,000 $ 65,000
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Mortgage Loan Application Totals in 2017 by Louisiana Parish

Parish Total Number of Mortgage Loan Applications Total Dollar Amount of Mortgage Loan Applications Average Mortgage Loan Application Amount Average Applicant Income
Acadia 1,806 $ 195,625,000 $ 108,000 $ 63,000
Allen 589 $ 57,383,000 $ 97,000 $ 59,000
Ascension 6,815 $ 1,271,308,000 $ 186,000 $ 75,000
Assumption 691 $ 74,256,000 $ 107,000 $ 63,000
Avoyelles 1,152 $ 121,543,000 $ 105,000 $ 60,000
Beauregard 1,734 $ 227,038,000 $ 130,000 $ 69,000
Bienville 379 $ 35,373,000 $ 93,000 $ 56,000
Bossier 5,839 $ 1,069,641,000 $ 183,000 $ 68,000
Caddo 8,399 $ 1,301,569,000 $ 154,000 $ 65,000
Calcasieu 8,510 $ 1,459,869,000 $ 171,000 $ 77,000
Caldwell 295 $ 27,613,000 $ 93,000 $ 73,000
Cameron 215 $ 26,909,000 $ 125,000 $ 85,000
Catahoula 223 $ 20,143,000 $ 90,000 $ 75,000
Claiborne 387 $ 42,416,000 $ 109,000 $ 63,000
Concordia 363 $ 39,565,000 $ 108,000 $ 58,000
De Soto 1,063 $ 154,117,000 $ 144,000 $ 62,000
East Baton Rouge 16,218 $ 3,307,296,000 $ 203,000 $ 85,000
East Carroll 85 $ 7,610,000 $ 89,000 $ 55,000
East Feliciana 722 $ 95,030,000 $ 131,000 $ 66,000
Evangeline 758 $ 68,226,000 $ 90,000 $ 58,000
Franklin 352 $ 37,285,000 $ 105,000 $ 54,000
Grant 758 $ 84,861,000 $ 111,000 $ 62,000
Iberia 1,971 $ 215,827,000 $ 109,000 $ 56,000
Iberville 1,127 $ 140,807,000 $ 124,000 $ 63,000
Jackson 391 $ 50,927,000 $ 130,000 $ 76,000
Jefferson 14,789 $ 2,651,324,000 $ 179,000 $ 78,000
Jefferson Davis 1,137 $ 125,186,000 $ 110,000 $ 69,000
La Salle 559 $ 49,691,000 $ 88,000 $ 67,000
Lafayette 9,859 $ 1,727,559,000 $ 175,000 $ 84,000
Lafourche 3,494 $ 513,962,000 $ 147,000 $ 69,000
Lincoln 1,557 $ 244,424,000 $ 156,000 $ 80,000
Livingston 6,849 $ 1,044,072,000 $ 152,000 $ 63,000
Madison 179 $ 16,708,000 $ 93,000 $ 57,000
Morehouse 715 $ 73,049,000 $ 102,000 $ 53,000
Natchitoches 1,153 $ 141,549,000 $ 122,000 $ 64,000
Orleans 13,870 $ 3,429,210,000 $ 247,000 $ 108,000
Ouachita 5,983 $ 977,613,000 $ 163,000 $ 68,000
Plaquemines 656 $ 128,578,000 $ 196,000 $ 93,000
Pointe Coupee 747 $ 98,034,000 $ 131,000 $ 279,000
Rapides 4,499 $ 639,599,000 $ 142,000 $ 68,000
Red River 193 $ 22,475,000 $ 116,000 $ 49,000
Richland 638 $ 70,173,000 $ 109,000 $ 65,000
Sabine 809 $ 87,406,000 $ 108,000 $ 74,000
St. Bernard 1,574 $ 214,162,000 $ 136,000 $ 55,000
St. Charles 2,185 $ 390,091,000 $ 178,000 $ 83,000
St. Helena 369 $ 34,922,000 $ 94,000 $ 54,000
St. James 727 $ 91,559,000 $ 125,000 $ 66,000
St. John the Baptist 1,646 $ 221,031,000 $ 134,000 $ 53,000
St. Landry 2,453 $ 282,108,000 $ 115,000 $ 62,000
St. Martin 1,954 $ 214,991,000 $ 110,000 $ 57,000
St. Mary 1,168 $ 116,680,000 $ 99,000 $ 55,000
St. Tammany 12,834 $ 2,564,321,000 $ 199,000 $ 83,000
Tangipahoa 5,412 $ 813,407,000 $ 150,000 $ 59,000
Tensas 95 $ 9,006,000 $ 94,000 $ 54,000
Terrebonne 3,576 $ 505,523,000 $ 141,000 $ 66,000
Union 964 $ 91,083,000 $ 94,000 $ 63,000
Vermilion 1,846 $ 211,465,000 $ 114,000 $ 63,000
Vernon 1,610 $ 214,239,000 $ 133,000 $ 63,000
Washington 1,496 $ 144,586,000 $ 96,000 $ 56,000
Webster 1,306 $ 137,182,000 $ 105,000 $ 56,000
West Baton Rouge 1,290 $ 208,234,000 $ 161,000 $ 66,000
West Carroll 273 $ 23,555,000 $ 86,000 $ 69,000
West Feliciana 389 $ 76,575,000 $ 196,000 $ 97,000
Winn 296 $ 28,037,000 $ 94,000 $ 62,000

We hope these totals and details for mortgage applications will give you a better idea of what to expect when applying for a mortgage.
Whether you are looking for a home loan, for home financing or refinancing, or for home improvement loan statistics, we have the information you need.
These mortgage application stats give you everything you need to know as you start your search for the best mortgage lender in LA.

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