New Orleans, Louisiana 

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Population

388,182

20% Decline

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$36,964

Avg. 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, LA
 $210,000 
2401 Hudson Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2126 SqFt
 $210,000 
2401 Hudson Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2126 SqFt
 $220,000 
736 Harmony St
Bed 1 | Bath 1.0 | 494 SqFt
 $198,500 
7311 Briarheath Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1760 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: Orleans County
Metro Area: New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly liberal
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%. Learn More...

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. Learn More... 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 2000, it has had a population decline of 19.91%. 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 $187,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.73%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in New Orleans

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. Learn More...


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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 or Find top agents in New Orleans

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


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Reviews for New Orleans   80 Reviews
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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New Orleans (a third world sewer) - 2/13/2019
First I will say that New Orleans "culture" is a myth. Its just nonsense that people keep repeating. Unless you consider crime and drug use as a "culture". Any culture... Read More

We Wanted to Move; the Police Warned Us Not To - 1/2/2019
New Orleans... there’s no other city like it. The food, the entertainment, the architecture... this is a city not to be missed. A thirty and forty something couple, we... Read More


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

NEW LISTINGS IN NEW ORLEANS LA
$210,000
2401 Hudson Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$220,000
736 Harmony St
Bed 1 | Bath 1.0 |

$198,500
7311 Briarheath Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$169,000
2044 Saint Nick Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$165,000
1612 N Miro St
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$159,900
3817 Hamburg St
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

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