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|September Featured Agent|
|Katie Busby||from Katie Busby Real Estate Firm|
There are 211 USDA backed residential loans in Washington parish with an average loan balance of $101,558. Over 81% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 37 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $104,993. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,664 SqFt.
The size of Washington Parish is roughly 1,751 square kilometers. There are no geographical USDA loan restrictions in this parish. The influence score for Washington Parish is 3. Look below for the interactive parish level map illustration below for more details.
Start your search for USDA loan eligible properties in the cities of Washington Parish, LA
* cities most likely to have USDA loan eligible properties for sale.
*Angie • Bickham • *Bogalusa • Clifton • Enon • *Franklinton • Hackley • Isabel • Jenkins • Lees Creek • Mount Hermon • Pine • Pine Cliff • Plainview • Porters Curve • Richardson • Rio • Sheridan • State Line • Stein • Stoney Point • Sunny Hill • Thomas • *Varnado • Warnerton • Willis • Zona
A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find USDA properties in Washington Parish.
Washington Parish, located in the great state of Louisiana, was founded on March 6, 1819, and named in honor of the first President of the United States, George Washington. The parish is situated in the southeastern part of the state, bordering Mississippi to the east. Its parish seat is Franklinton, while the largest city in the area is Bogalusa.
Before the establishment of Washington Parish, the area was primarily inhabited by Native American tribes, such as the Choctaw and the Acolapissa. European settlers, mainly French and Spanish traders, began to move into the territory in the late 17th century.
During its early years, Washington Parish was primarily an agricultural region, with crops like cotton, corn, and sugarcane playing a vital role in its economy. Over time, the area saw the development of the timber and paper industries, which contributed significantly to its growth.
One fun fact about Washington Parish is that it is known for hosting the Washington Parish Free Fair, the largest free fair in the United States. This annual event, started in 1911, takes place in the parish seat of Franklinton and features agricultural exhibits, livestock shows, carnival rides, and various entertainment acts, attracting thousands of visitors each year.