tiny house guide to louisiana

QUICK FACTS:

Are Tiny Houses Legal In Louisiana: Yes

Tiny House Costs In Louisiana: $40,000 – $110,000

Tiny House Friendly Cities: Houma, Moss Bluff, New Orleans

Tiny House Builders In Louisiana

Elite Tiny Homes Houma, Louisiana

Elite Tiny Homes

$50,000-$110,000

Elite Tiny Homes is a small business located in Houma, Louisiana, one hour outside of New Orleans. The company builds custom tiny homes for people in Louisiana and the surrounding areas. Additionally, the company also builds custom furniture and other woodworking projects. You can view their entire gallery online.

Cajun Bungalows Moss Bluff, Louisiana

Cajun Bungalows


$49,000-$100,000

Located in Moss Bluff, Louisiana, Cajun Bungalows is a tiny house company that creates many tiny house varieties. The company sells both tiny homes on wheels as well as tiny homes on foundation. They also sell both single and double wides. You can view what they have in stock on their website.

Preservation Tiny House Company New Orleans, Louisiana

Preservation Tiny House Company

Contact For Pricing

Based in New Orleans, Louisiana, Preservation Tiny House Company uses local architecture to inspire tiny house designs. Their team has 15 years of building and design experience to help you build a tiny house you love. Drawing inspiration from the beauty of nature around their home in the Catskills, Preservation’s owners are happy to create a home you love alongside you.
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Tiny House Trailer Dealers In Louisiana

Kenworth of Louisiana Gray, Louisiana

Kenworth of Louisiana

$3,000-$15,000

Kenworth offers lots of trailer varieties including utility trailers, open car trailers, gooseneck trailers, stacker trailers, and more that can work for your tiny house. They serve cities and counties throughout Louisiana from seven different locations.

LeBlanc Trailer Sales Rayne, Louisiana

LeBlanc Trailer Sales

$3,995-$10,000

Based in Rayne, Louisiana, LeBlanc Trailer Sales offers many unique trailers to their customers. Primarily, LeBlanc sells cargo trailers, utility trailers, equestrian trailers, and livestock trailers. You can browse their entire inventory on their website.

Trailers of Louisiana New Iberia, Louisiana

Trailers of Louisiana

$2,125-$8,100

Trailers of Louisiana offers many different trailer options that are conducive to tiny living. Primarily, Trailers of Louisiana sells gooseneck trailers, utility trailers, cargo trailers, equipment trailers and more. Learn more on their website.
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Tiny Houses For Sale In Louisiana

Tiny Houses For Sale In Louisiana

There are many reasons residents decide to move into a tiny house in Louisiana. The state is most renowned for its rich culture, exquisite seafood, and low cost of living. Consider living the tiny life on the bayou!

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Tiny Houses For Rent In Louisiana


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There is plenty to do when taking a vacation to Louisiana’s bayou!

Louisiana has a rich tourist culture, many natural beauties to explore, lots of historical landmarks, and a deep-rooted history that is apparent in every area of the state. Be sure to weave a visit to the National WWII Museum, the Old State Capitol, and a swamp tour into your stay.

Tiny Houses Communities In Louisiana

Living in a tiny house community can give you access to shared resources and allow for personal growth. Check out these intentional living communities in Louisiana and let us know of any others in the comments down below!

Burleigh Plantation: A Place for Tiny Homes

The Burleigh Plantation tiny home community is located in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, and was started by Karen McCoy. This tiny house village sits atop 4 acres of land and includes 11 tiny houses and an Antebellum-era house, originally called Burleigh Plantation.

The community was founded on the principal of coexisting and not doing life alone. Together, families in the village enjoy nights under the sky in the pavilion while grilling or just sitting by the fire pit listening to music. There are currently two tiny houses occupied with nine still available for new residents.

Karen was very intentional in designing the village so it does not look like an old RV or mobile home park, but, instead, a dreamy and classy tiny house village. Karen is currently seeking new members to join the community who share a desire to live simply and connect with people around them. If you are interested in joining the Burleigh Plantation community, you can find a contact form on their website.

Santosha Village

With plans prepared to be finalized in 2025, Santosha Village is a sustainable farming community, RV park, and integrated campground for those seeking financial freedom and an alternative way to live. The community seeks to present a radically different solution to the housing crisis.

Santosha Village is an intentional living community of RVs, tiny houses, and yurts of about 40 residents who pay a very affordable all-inclusive rent and help maintain the village. In return, they receive a supportive community and environment which they can call home, plus more than enough resources to cover basic needs.

Residents are required to give $600 per month, commit 4 to 6 hours of work per week, attend a monthly village meeting, and have a desire to help themselves and others. In return, residents receive private housing (3,500 sq ft) with a basic RV, utilities including water, electric, sewage, and free wifi, cooked meals and groceries, access to community cars, personal cell phone service, wellness and micro-business assistance programming, free laundry facilities and soap, and house maintenance. More information about Santosha Village can be found on their website.

Tiny Living Social Groups Louisiana

There is a lot more that goes into tiny living than house size, like sustainability, off griding, homesteading, minimalism, and so much more. Check out some of these Louisiana social pages and groups that deal with what it truly means to join the tiny movement.

Tiny Houses Louisiana Facebook Page

The Tiny Houses Louisiana Facebook page is a group created for those in Louisiana who are interested in the Tiny House movement. In this group, members can discuss ideas and ways to use this movement to simplify their life, find community, and connect with others who want to walk this same path.

Homesteaders Of Louisiana

Homesteaders Of Louisiana is a Facebook group created for homesteaders in Louisiana looking to connect with other homesteaders and farmers in the state. The group is primarily oriented toward raising chickens and other livestock, but they also discuss topics like learning to adopt living off grid in the bayou.

Louisiana Gardeners

Louisiana Gardeners is a Facebook group for those in Louisiana who love gardening and want to discuss any and everything to do with gardening. Members discuss many gardening topics like how to plant vegetables, preparing soil, and more.

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Tiny House Laws & Building Codes Louisiana

*Disclaimer: The information provided on this website should not be taken as an expert opinion, consultation, or advisement of any kind. Building codes, home building, zoning, local laws etc are complicated and ultimately your responsibility to execute legally and safely. You must do your own research, consult with and verify with all applicable authorities, local officials, regulatory bodies, code and zoning officials, and city/state/federal governments. See our full legal page for further information here: https://thetinylife.com/about-us/legal/

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