Metairie, Louisiana 

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Population

144,822

+6.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$51,808

Median Home Price

$235,600

Best Places to Live in Metairie, Louisiana

Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain. April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Metairie, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Historic interest
-Arts and culture
-Entertainment
Cons
-Flood risk
-Crime rate
-Hurricane dislocations

Local Listings in Metairie
 $295,000 
314 W Maple Ridge Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1100 SqFt
 $225,000 
1320 Sylvia Ave
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 792 SqFt
 $150,000 
1317 Clearview Pkwy
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1121 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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Metairie
Zip Codes: 70003 70001 70005 70002 70006
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Metairie is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Metairie jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Metairie's cost of living is 1.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Metairie's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Metairie, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Metairie's population is 144,822 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Metairie is $235,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Metairie public schools spend $12,939 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Metairie. More Education


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Housing Market in Metairie

It's a good time to buy in Metairie. Home Appreciation is up 3.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Metairie Real Estate

The median home price in Metairie is $235,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Metairie   11 Reviews
Visit - 7/24/2012
I've been to Metairie a few times on bisiness, but I can't wait to go back and stay for a while. Lovely town nice people, lovely places. Lots to do. I recommend it... Read More

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New Orleans, suburbs to the west; general comments - 8/18/2010
For Metairie, & New Orleans in general: Briefly, as a Geologist who has lived here for 30+ years, my view of the outlook for the New Orleans area is decidedly gloomy. ... Read More

An Accurate View Of Metairie. - 4/23/2009
Metairie is not a city in the strictest terms. It’s a developed unincorporated area of Jefferson Parish that’s inextricably linked to the Metro New Orleans Area. Metaire... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN METAIRIE, LOUISIANA
70003 70001 70005 70002 70006

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NEW LISTINGS IN METAIRIE
$295,000
314 W Maple Ridge Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$225,000
1320 Sylvia Ave
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$150,000
1317 Clearview Pkwy
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$295,000
5 Fairlane Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$699,900
236 Rosewood Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$349,000
425 Metairie Lawn Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$245,900
1408 Cleary Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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