New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area, Louisiana 

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Population

1,262,890

1% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.4%

Median Income

$47,412

Avg. Home Price

$174,300

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Best Places to Live in New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area, 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


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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Country: United States
State: Louisiana
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Metro Area: New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area
City: New Orleans, Metairie, 77 total
Zip Codes: 70072, 70065, 70058, 70003, 70056, 70001, 70119, 70458, 70118, 70115, 85 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.16%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area's cost of living is 3.40% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area's Cost of Living
POPULATION
New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area's population is 1,262,890 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -1.46%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area is $174,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.86%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area public schools spend $15,024 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area. Learn More...

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Hell - 4/7/2018
New Orleans is like an abusive partner that pushes you to the ground, only to kick you in your gut twice as hard the second time around. During the hurricane season,... (Read More)

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ZIP CODES IN NEW ORLEANS-METAIRIE METRO AREA, LOUISIANA
70072, 70065, 70058, 70003, 70056, 70001, 70119, 70458, 70118, 70115, 85 total