River Ranch, Lafayette, LA

River Ranch Neighborhood Guide Lafayette, LA

About

River Ranch is a beautiful, upscale neighborhood situated in the heart of Lafayette, Louisiana. The area is known for its unique blend of residential and commercial spaces that create a lively, walkable community. River Ranch is bordered by major roads like Camellia Boulevard and East Kaliste Saloom Road. Notable points of interest include the local gourmet grocery store, the Village of River Ranch Shopping Center, and the nearby Vermilion River.

What You Will Love About River Ranch, Lafayette, Louisiana

  • The neighborhood's beautifully designed spaces make for a visually appealing living experience.
  • There is an abundance of dining, shopping, and entertainment options within walking distance.
  • The area boasts easy access to nature with the nearby Vermilion River and numerous parks.

What's Nearby

River Ranch is a stone's throw away from the state-of-the-art Lafayette General Medical Center and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Its central location puts it just a short drive from downtown Lafayette, making it convenient for commuting and exploring the city's vibrant cultural scene.

The Rental Market

River Ranch offers a varied range of rental options. The average rent for a one-bedroom apartment over the past 12 months is priced at $1,192. However, prices can range from a minimum average of $1,002 up to a higher average of $1,398. This offers potential renters a good assortment of price points to choose from.

Rental Price Stability

The standard deviation of average rental prices in River Ranch is $107.06. This indicates a relatively stable rental market, with prices remaining near the average rent of $1,192, providing a certain level of predictability for potential renters.

Lifestyle

Life in River Ranch is vibrant yet laid-back. The neighborhood offers a balanced lifestyle with its various amenities and recreational facilities, making it suitable for both young professionals and families. The scenic views of the Vermilion River, coupled with the vibrant social scene, give residents the best of both worlds.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 98 restaurants, 13 grocery stores, and 3 parks within a mile of the River Ranch neighborhood.

  • SHOPPING
    River Ranch Town Square

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.1 miles

    1100 Camellia Blvd

  • GROCERY
    The Fresh Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    1810 Kaliste Saloom Rd

  • GROCERY
    Natural Grocers

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    1925 Kaliste Saloom Rd

  • GROCERY
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.9 miles

    4313 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy

  • GROCERY
    Whole Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    4247 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy

  • GROCERY
    Albertsons

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.3 miles

    4400 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy

River Ranch Apartments and Rentals

43 Rental properties in River Ranch, Lafayette, LA.

  • Lafayette Gardens Luxury Apartments property

    $1,125+

    Lafayette Gardens Luxury Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    846–1275 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • Parc Gardens 55+ Luxury Community property

    $1,193+

    Parc Gardens 55+ Luxury Community

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    913–1507 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • Peppertree Apartments property

    $890+

    Peppertree Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    598–1010 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • CityParc at the Ranch property

    $830+

    CityParc at the Ranch

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    566–946 Sqft

    9 Units Available

  • Audubon Lake Apartment Homes property

    $1,105+

    Audubon Lake Apartment Homes

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    650–1206 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • The Reserve at River Place property

    $1,293+

    The Reserve at River Place

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    866–1522 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
39.5%
34.7%
utilities
13.1%
11.9%
food
0.5%
4%
transportation
1.3%
5.1%
healthcare
17.4%
15.5%

River Ranch Demographics

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River Ranch Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 6 of 6 renters

River Ranch Transportation

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Car-Dependent

49/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

43/100
Bike Score®

River Ranch Schools

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