Metairie, Louisiana

Population 137,210

Metairie is located in Jefferson Parish, LA. The population is 137,210, making Metairie the largest city in Jefferson Parish and the 3rd largest city in the state of Louisiana.

There are 21 public schools in Metairie with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Metairie is very low , and there are 107 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Metairie is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Metairie property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Metairie include Jefferson, Elmwood and River Ridge.

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School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 37.1%

Crime Rate

59.19% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 86
  • Violent Crimes: 129
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 65
  • Property Crime: 882
  • Larceny Theft: 731

Registered Offenders

42.42% Lower than national avg.
  • 107 offenders in Metairie
  • 7.80 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

286 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 273


Moderate 3.8%
  • Louisiana unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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21 Public Schools view public schools

There are 21 K-12 public schools in Metairie, LA and 28 private schools. Homefacts rates Metairie's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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28 Private Schools

Archbishop Chapelle High School

Archbishop Rummel High School

Atonement Lutheran School

Crescent City Christian School

Ecole Classique

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107 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $801
  • 1 Bedroom: $946
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,112
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,436
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,658

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Environmental Hazards

286 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (308/320)
    Metairie, LA has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Metairie, LA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.79 Average
    Metairie, LA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 54.23°
  • February 56.95°
  • March 63.7°
  • April 70.57°
  • May 77.23°
  • June 83.2°
  • July 83.73°
  • August 84.17°
  • September 80.28°
  • October 70.93°
  • November 62.23°
  • December 56.1°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Metairie, LA

Metairie, LA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Metairie, LA has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Metairie, LA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Metairie, LA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Metairie, LA: $55,758


Unemployment in Metairie is 3.8%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.10%
White Collar - 62.90%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bobby Jindal
  • Sen. Bill Cassidy
  • Sen. David Vitter

City Representatives

  • Steve Scalise
  • Cedric Richmond

Neighborhood Info

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