Slidell, Louisiana 

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Population

27,541

+2.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.5%

Median Income

$50,432

Median Home Price

$200,000

Median Age

37.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

3.3 / 7.8

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Slidell, Louisiana

Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Slidell, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
State: Louisiana
County: St. Tammany County
Metro Area: New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area
City: Slidell
Zip Codes: 70458 70461 70460
Cost of Living: -12.3% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level
Slidell, LA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Historic interest
Arts and culture
Entertainment
Cons
Flood risk
Crime rate
Hurricane dislocations


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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Slidell is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Slidell jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Slidell's cost of living is 12.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Slidell's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, St. Tammany parish remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.1% to 26.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Slidell's population is 27,541 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Slidell is Real Estate: $200,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.7%.

SCHOOLS
Slidell public schools spend $11,594 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Slidell. More Education



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Housing Market in Slidell

It's a good time to buy in Slidell. Home Appreciation is up 13.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Slidell is $200,000.
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Reviews for Slidell   8 Reviews
use to live there - 1/15/2012
it is too close to new orleans east where there their crime has spread, had recent robberies. It is no longer nice to live. Sales tax rate has also increased in the... Read More

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Safe Area - 12/5/2008
Crime is very little in my apartment... Read More

housing - 9/12/2008
We are new to this city and state and would like more information as to finding affordable housing for low income... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SLIDELL, LOUISIANA
70458 70461 70460

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