Destrehan, Louisiana 

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Population

11,250

40% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.2%

Median Income

$70,013

Avg. Home Price

$211,200

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

Local Listings in Destrehan, LA
 $200,000 
239 Murray Hill Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1704 SqFt
 $200,000 
239 Murray Hill Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1704 SqFt
 $249,900 
215 Madewood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1891 SqFt
 $250,000 
3729 Tara Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1700 SqFt

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

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Louisiana
County: St. Charles County
Metro Area: New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
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 9.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Destrehan's Cost of Living

VOTING
St. Charles parish voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

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 $211,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.56%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Destrehan

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 0.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Destrehan Real Estate or Find top agents in Destrehan

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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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MAPS OF DESTREHAN, LOUISIANA
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ZIP CODES IN DESTREHAN, LOUISIANA
70047

NEW LISTINGS IN DESTREHAN LA
$200,000
239 Murray Hill Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$249,900
215 Madewood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$250,000
3729 Tara Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$239,900
46 Dunleith Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$239,000
6 Ashland Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$225,000
82 Dunleith Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

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