Destrehan, Louisiana 

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Population

11,250

40% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.2%

Median Income

$70,013

Avg. Home Price

$199,200

Best Places to Live in Destrehan, Louisiana

Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain
Pros
-Historic interest
-Arts and culture
-Entertainment
Cons
-Flood risk
-Crime rate
-Hurricane dislocations

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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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Destrehan
Zip Codes: 70047
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Destrehan is 6.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Destrehan jobs have increased by 1.18%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Destrehan's cost of living is 0.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Destrehan's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Destrehan's population is 11,250 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 40.08%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Destrehan is $199,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.12%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Destrehan public schools spend $17,791 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Destrehan. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Destrehan

It's a good time to buy in Destrehan. Home Appreciation is up 0.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Destrehan Real Estate.

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Reviews for Destrehan    2 Reviews
More Laid-back Country Feel in Destrehan - 7/27/2008
If you want to avoid the hustle and bustle of New Orleans, then Destrehan is a great place to look. The crime is significantly lower, and the schools are the best in... (Read More)

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Crime Rate In Destrehan, La. - 3/5/2006
We are being transferred to the New Orleans area and are thinking about buying a home in Destrehan, specifically in Ormand Subdivision. Destrehan is approximately 20... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN DESTREHAN, LOUISIANA
70047