New Orleans Information

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General New Orleans Information

State: Louisiana

County: Orleans Parish

Close cities: Metairie, LA, New Orleans, LA, Marrero, LA, Bridge City, LA, Arabi, LA, Jefferson, LA, Terrytown, LA, Chalmette, LA, Timberlane, LA, Gretna, LA, Harvey, LA

New Orleans Population (census data)
Total 239,124 (-56.6% since 2000)
Male 112,041 (46.9%)
Female 127,083 (53.1%)

Population Density: 1,324 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 93.8 (US Avg is 100)

New Orleans Elevation: 11 feet above sea level

Land Area: 180.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,614

Zip Codes: 70123, 70122, 70177, 70153, 70121, 70124, 70183, 70113, 70187, 70175, 70125, 70167, 70160, 70115, 70170, 70152, 70172, 70127, 70181, 70190, 70141, 70166, 70126, 70178, 70164, 70146, 70114, 70140, 70117, 70176, 70116, 70189, 70156, 70174, 70150, 70165, 70162, 70151, 70143, 70145, 70142, 70159, 70131, 70112, 70157, 70130, 70179, 70128, 70184, 70148, 70119, 70195, 70185, 70161, 70154, 70118, 70158, 70129, 70186, 70182, 70163, 70139, and 70149.

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New Orleans Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Black (67.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (26.6%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)
  • Vietnamese (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • French (5.6%)
  • German (5.4%)
  • Irish (4.7%)
  • English (3.4%)
  • Italian (3.2%)
  • United States (2.0%)
Foriegn Born: 20,581 people (8.6%)
  • Latin America (45.0%)
  • Asia (40.0%)
  • Europe (15.0%)

Local New Orleans Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Houston Astros, Texas Rangers
NFL Football: Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: New Orleans Hornets, Houston Rockets
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: Tulane University, University of New Orleans

New Orleans School Information

High Schools
Alcee Fortier High School (5624 Freret Street, New Orleans, LA, 70115 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Benjamin Franklin Senior High School (2001 Leon C. Simon Drive, New Orleans, LA, 70122 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Fredrick A. Douglass High School (3820 Saint Claude Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70117 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
G. W. Carver High School (3059 Higgins Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, 70126 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
John F. Kennedy Senior High School (5700 Wisner Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, 70124 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
John McDonogh Senior High School (2426 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70119 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Joseph S. Clark Senior High School (1301 North Derbigny Street, New Orleans, LA, 70116 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
L. B. Landry High School (1200 L B Landry Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70114 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Lawless High School (5300 Law Street, New Orleans, LA, 70117 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Marion Abramson Senior High School (5552 Read Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, 70127 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
McDonogh #35 Senior High School (1331 Kerlerec Street, New Orleans, LA, 70116 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
N. O. Public Schools Alternative High School (709 Park Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, 70114 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
New Orleans Science And Mathematics High School (980 Navarre Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70124 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
O. P. Walker Senior High School (2832 General Meyer Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70114 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Pierre A. Capdau Early College High School (University of New Orleans College of Education and, New Orleans, LA, 70148 - UNO Charter District)
Rabouin Career Magnet High School (727 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Sarah Towles Reed Senior High School (5316 Michoud Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, 70129 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Walter L. Cohen High School (3520 Dryades Street, New Orleans, LA, 70115 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Warren Easton Fundamental Senior High School (3019 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA, 70119 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Elementary Schools
Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math-Science Magnet (1116 Jefferson Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70125 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Edward Hynes Elementary School (990 Harrison Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70124 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Live Oak Elementary School (3128 Constance Street, New Orleans, LA, 70115 - Recovery School District - Louisiana Department of Education District)
Lusher Elementary/Middle School (7315 Willow Street, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Nelson Elementary School (3121 Saint Bernard Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70119 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Robert R. Moton Elementary School (3000 Abundance Street, New Orleans, LA, 70126 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Ronald G. McNair Elementary School (1607 South Carrollton Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Sarah Towles Reed Elementary School (2521 Marais Street, New Orleans, LA, 70117 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Village De L'est Elementary School (5100 Cannes Street, New Orleans, LA, 70129 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Other/Private Schools
Alice M. Harte School (5300 Berkley Drive, New Orleans, LA, 70131 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Audubon Montessori School (428 Broadway Street, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Belle Chasse Academy (100 Fifth Avenue, N O Nas/Jrb, New Orleans, LA, 70143 - Belle Chasse Academy, Inc. - Agency District)
Booker T. Washington School (1201 South Roman Street, New Orleans, LA, 70125 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
East New Orleans Educational Center (2521 Marais Street, New Orleans, LA, 70117 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Edna Karr Magnet School (3332 Huntlee Drive, New Orleans, LA, 70131 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Fannie Lou Hamer Charter School (3900 General Taylor Street, New Orleans, LA, 70125 - The Street Academy Charter School - District)
International School Of Louisiana (3401 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA, 70119 - International School Of Louisiana - Agency District)
Juvenile Alternative School (850 South White Street, New Orleans, LA, 70119 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
KIPP PHILLIPS Academy (1607 South Carollton Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Lake Forest Montessori Magnet School (8258 Lake Forest Boulevard, New Orleans, LA, 70126 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Mary Bethune Accelerated School (4040 Eagle Street, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
McMain Magnet Secondary School (5712 South Claiborne Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70125 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Milestone Sabis Academy Of New Orleans (5951 Patton Street, New Orleans, LA, 70115 - Milestone Sabis Academy Of New Orleans - Agency District)
New Orleans Adolescent Hospital (210 State Street, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Special School District # 1 District)
Orleans Parish Pm School (5712 South Claiborne Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70125 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
P A Capdau School (3821 Franklin Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70122 - Rsd-Uno New Beginnings Schools Foundation District)
Samuel J. Green Charter School (3801 Monroe Street, New Orleans, LA, 70118 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
Sophie B. Wright Institute Of Academic Excellence (1426 Napoleon Avenue, New Orleans, LA, 70115 - Orleans Parish School Board District)
William L. Gilbert Early College Academy (1555 Poydras Street 12th Floor, New Orleans, LA, 70112 - New Orleans Public Schools District)
Youth Study Center (1100 Milton Street, New Orleans, LA, 70122 - Orleans Parish School Board District)

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