The City of Houma, LA
Houma is a popular city in the state of Louisiana with a total of 32,584 residents living there. Houma is ranked as the eleventh most populated city in Louisiana and the 990th most populated city in the United States. The largest nearby city to Houma is Kenner, approximately 37 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Houma, including Rainbow Vacuum Authorized Dealer, Pinocchio's Pizza Playhouse, Skip Jack Seafood, Monica Dee's and Sweet Olive Antiques and Coffee. For a larger selection of Houma restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Houma Golf Courses, Arenas, Museums and/or Casinos, including the Colonial Acres Golf Course, St. Joseph Plantation, Houma Terrebonne Civic Center, Oak Alley Plantation and Edward Douglass White House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Houma please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Houma:
- Houma - Terrebonne Airport (HUM)
- Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airport (MSY)
Houma, Louisiana Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Houma experiences an average high temperature of 63 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 43 degrees with an average rainfall of 5.43 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Houma with daytime temperatures averaging 90 degrees in the summer, and 65 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Houma to receive an average of 4.81 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 6.95 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 101 degrees in the summer and as low as 4 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Houma should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 79 degrees, and nighttime lows of 60.
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Houma, Louisiana Attractions
1Colonial Acres Golf Course - Houma,
The Colonial Acres Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Terrebonne County Louisiana. Built in 1982, this Houma course designed by John Cooper is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 504-868-5051. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no other requirements.
Address: 515 5th St, Houma, LA 70364
2Destrehan Plantation - Destrehan,
Destrehan Plantation is an antebellum Greek Revival house located near Destrehan, St. Charles Parish, Louisiana. In the nineteenth century, the house was the center of a bustling slave plantation that produced sugar for export. The site hosted the notorious St. Charles Parish Tribunal, which executed 18 of the slaves involved in the 1811 German Coast Uprising, the largest slave revolt in American history.
3Edward Douglass White House - Thibodaux,
The Edward Douglass White House, which is also referred to as Edward Douglass White Louisiana State Commemorative Area, is a National Historic Landmark near Thibodaux, Louisiana.
4Houma Terrebonne Civic Center - Houma,
The Houma Terrebonne Civic Center is a 5,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Houma, Louisiana in the US, hosting local sporting events and concerts. It was opened on January 6, 1999. It was home to the Houma Bayou Bucks of the National Indoor Football League from 2002 to 2004, and the Houma Conquerors of the Southern Indoor Football League in 2009.
5Oak Alley Plantation - Vacherie,
Oak Alley Plantation is a historic plantation that can be found on the Mississippi River in the community of Vacherie, Louisiana. It is protected as a National Historic Landmark. It is named after its distinguishing feature, an alley or canopied path created by a double row of live oaks about 800 feet long, which was planted in the early 18th century, long before the present house was built. The alley leads towards the Mississippi River.
6San Francisco Plantation House - , St. John the Baptist Parish,
San Francisco Plantation House is a National Historic Landmark in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana.
7St. Joseph Plantation - Vacherie,
St. Joseph Plantation is an historic plantation that can be found on the west bank of the Mississippi River in the town of Vacherie, St. James Parish, Louisiana of America. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Houma, Louisiana Hotels
Houma, Louisiana Restaurants
This is a list of Houma Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Seafood and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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