Frequently Asked Questions About Sulphur:

How do Sulphur Schools and all of Southwest Louisiana Schools measure up?

Sulphur has excellent public and private schools. As a former teacher, I have prepared an overview of education along with links to Lake Charles schools, Sulphur Schools, Westlake Schools, Moss Bluff Schools and other helpful information. The overview includes important links to school statistics such as those compiled by the Department of Education.

How far is Sulphur from Houston and New Orleans?

Sulphur is approximately 150 miles from Houston and approximately 220 miles from New Orleans.

What is the average home sales price for the entire MLS area?

For the 1736 sales of residential homes sold between Jan.1st and Dec. 31st, 2007, the average priced home for the entire MLS was $157,287 and the median price was $139,650. However, I caution my clients from depending on “average sales prices.” Age, location, condition, and floor plan are a few of the critical items that need to be considered when looking at housing statistics.

What is the average home sales price for the Sulphur, LA area?

The average sales price for 2007 for the 287 residential homes sold in the Sulphur areas described above was $146,305 with a median sales price of $129,900.

What is the population of Sulphur?

The 2000 census indicated the population of the City of Sulphur at just over 20,000.

What is the weather like in Sulphur?

Sulphur is blessed with a generally mild, comfortable climate. Click here for today’s weather as well as a 5 day forecast.