New Orleans, LA Livability Score
New Orleans, LA is Extremely Livable
• New Orleans is ranked #70 in Louisiana • New Orleans is ranked #4818 in the USA
Lots of Local Amenities Low Cost of Living Sunny Weather Stable Housing Market
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Statistic New Orleans Louisiana National
Population (2012) 343,829 4,533,372 311,173,000
Population (2000) 484,674 4,468,976 281,421,906
Male/Female ratio 0.9:1 0.9:1 1.0:1
Married (15yrs & older) 39% 53% 58%
Have children (under 18yrs) 50% 51% 48%
Caucasian 28% 63% 83%
African American 67% 33% 8%
Asian 2% 1% 2%
Speak English 92% 90% 88%
Speak Spanish 4% 2% 7%
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My favorite place on earth So, the bad stuff first. A reviewer (Brian, I believe) mentioned New Orleans' ugly, negative characteristics, and I'm not going to lie and say he's making them ALL up. He isn't. I gave the city four stars rather than five in an attempt to… Read full review
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Magnificent New Orleans, LA I lived in New Orleans for a year and a half. It truly is a great city full of great food and culture. I moved to New Orleans from Baton Rouge, so I found it a refreshing change with lots of things to do. There is always something new and… Read full review Recent New Orleans forum postings
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Food in New Orleans There is plenty of chatter about how great and unique food is in New Orleans. What's so special about it? You can get sea food pretty much anywhere. Just… See full question Neighborhoods in & around New Orleans, LA
Neighborhood Miles Neighborhood Miles Seventh Ward, New Orleans 0.5 Bywater, New Orleans 1.4 Marigny, New Orleans 0.5 Algeirs Point, New Orleans 1.6 Saint Roch, New Orleans 0.9 Fairgrounds, New Orleans 1.6 Treme' Lafitte, New Orleans 1 Bayou Saint John, New Orleans 1.7 Saint Claude, New Orleans 1 Dillard, New Orleans 1.8 French Quarter, New Orleans 1.1 Tulane-Gravier, New Orleans 1.9 Iberville, New Orleans 1.3 Central Business District, New Orleans 1.9 Florida, New Orleans 1.4 Desire, New Orleans 2 See all
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City Miles City Miles New Orleans, LA 0 Marrero, LA 6.7 Arabi, LA 3.7 Westwego, LA 7 Gretna, LA 3.9 Bridge City, LA 7.2 Terrytown, LA 5.2 Metairie, LA 7.3 Harvey, LA 5.7 Elmwood, LA 7.7 Jefferson, LA 5.9 Woodmere, LA 8 Chalmette, LA 6.1 Harahan, LA 8.8 Timberlane, LA 6.6 Meraux, LA 9 See all