Select a New Section:

Home / United States  /  Louisiana / No Metro Area / Jefferson Parish / Cities / Zip Codes

Jefferson Parish, Louisiana   Add Favorite    0 Reviews | Review This Place




Pros

-Historic interest
-Arts and culture
-Entertainment

Cons

-Flood risk
-Crime rate
-Hurricane dislocations


What Bert Has To Say About New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area


Long a complex multi-cultural city crossing a wide range of socio-economic strata, the New Orleans has had its share of problems with crime, education, social infrastructure, and economic health. At the same time, the city exudes a unique cross-cultural charm making it a favorite tourist spot as well as a proud home to many enjoying its arts, unique entertainment profile, and its French-accented Southern grace.


Bert Suggests test-driving a neighborhood in Jefferson with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.


Highlights


  • Location: Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain
  • Country: United States
  • State: Louisiana
  • County: Jefferson Parish
  • Metro Area: No Metro Area

Quick Facts About Jefferson


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Jefferson County is 6.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Jefferson County jobs have Increased by 1.17 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Jefferson County's cost of living is 5.60% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Jefferson County's population is 436,275 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.68 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Jefferson County is $165,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.15%.
    SCHOOLS
    Jefferson County public schools spend $12,915 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Jefferson County.

Jefferson Parish, Louisiana Ranked & Rated



Jefferson Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Jefferson. Home Appreciation is up 3.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Jefferson Real Estate.
The median home price in Jefferson is $165,900. Browse Homes in this Range.
Learn More
Mortgage Calculator     Home Equity Calculator

Reviews for Jefferson Parish, Louisiana


Unknown
Jefferson

Star Rating Not a fan. Not for me. Just okay. Great place. The best place.
Mouse over the stars for your rating and click to rate.
Start Your Review of Jefferson, LA

We're looking for comments about Jefferson. Express your opinion


Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Jefferson, Louisiana to any other place in the USA.

Ask A Jefferson Expert

This place does not have any experts.
How To Become An Expert Here

Select a New Section: