New Orleans, Louisiana 

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Population

388,182

+31.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$36,964

Median Home Price

$186,000

Best Places to Live in New Orleans, 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 New Orleans
 $63,500 
2805 N Roman St
Bed 1 | Bath 2 | 1032 SqFt
 $265,000 
413 S Telemachus St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 870 SqFt
 $90,000 
2401 Behrman Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1300 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

City: New Orleans
Zip Codes: 70119, 70122, 70118, 70131, 70115, 70126, 70117, 70127, 70114, 70124, 19 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New Orleans is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Orleans jobs have increased by 1.36%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Orleans's cost of living is 7.50% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare New Orleans's Cost of Living

VOTING
Orleans parish voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
New Orleans's population is 388,182 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 31.46%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New Orleans is $186,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.73%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
New Orleans public schools spend $18,605 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in New Orleans. More Education


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Housing Market in New Orleans

It's not a good time to buy in New Orleans. Home Appreciation is down -0.9% in the last 12 months. Browse New Orleans Real Estate

The median home price in New Orleans is $186,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for New Orleans   82 Reviews
Not a place for civilized people - 7/12/2019
It’s no secret that New Orleans is a dirty crime ridden city. There are some outlying towns like Mandeville and Covington. These places are just about as bad, racist... Read More

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Strange New Orleans - 5/13/2019
This city is really strange i mean really strange. If you ever come here to New Orleans, LA act... Read More

New Orleans, corruption, filthy, cursed - 2/20/2019
I lived in New Orleans for 7 long years and I agree with the person that said the culture there is a myth. What you encounter as a tourist and what you deal with as a... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
70119, 70122, 70118, 70131, 70115, 70126, 70117, 70127, 70114, 70124, 19 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN NEW ORLEANS
$63,500
2805 N Roman St
Bed 1 | Bath 2

$265,000
413 S Telemachus St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$90,000
2401 Behrman Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$255,000
6819-21 Catina St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$225,013
1508 Filmore Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$129,900
2516 Delery St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$829,000
6838 Marshal Foch St
Bed 5 | Bath 4

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