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Average rent in Metairie, LA

$1,131/mo Metairie, LA average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Metairie, LA is $1,131.

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    Getting around in Metairie, LA

    62 /100
    Somewhat Walkable
    46 /100
    Somewhat Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 62, Bike Score®: 46

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Metairie, LA last updated?

    Prices and availability in Metairie, LA were last updated on 8 Dec 2022.

    What are the best apartments in Metairie, LA?

    The best apartments in Metairie, LA are: Magnolia Ridge Apartments, Bellawood, Belle Oak Apartments and 2900 Wytchwood Dr..

    What is the average rent in Metairie, LA?

    The average rent in Metairie, LA is $1,131. Start your search for apartments in Metairie, LA now.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA is between $923 and $1,180. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Metairie, LA now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA is between $1,075 and $1,842. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Metairie, LA is between $1,789 and $2,074. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Metairie, LA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Metairie, LA?

    In Metairie, 37% of the residents are renting compared to 63% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 14% of Metairie’s rentals, 68% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 17% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Metairie, LA?

    The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Metairie are about 49 years old, on average. Of these, 4% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 3 stories. About 96% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 4% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Metairie, LA?

    Studio apartments in Metairie are around 13% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 45% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 34% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

    Metairie, LA demographics

    Metairie, LA has a population of 138,511 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 72,110 of Metairie’s residents are women and 66,401 are men. The median age of those who live in Metairie, LA is 41.9.

    Metairie, LA households

    • 34,790 Family
      24,552 Non-family
    • 14,722 Children
      44,620 No Children
    • 59,342Total Number of Households
    • 2.33Average People Per Household
    • $60,355Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 59,342 households in Metairie, LA. 34,790 are family households and 24,552 are non-family households. There are 14,722 households with children in Metairie and 44,620 households without children. On average, about 2.33 people live in a household in Metairie, LA.

    Metairie, LA education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Metairie, LA is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 32% completed some high school, 24% partially completed college, 5% have an Associate Degree, 24% have a Bachelor Degree, and 12% have a Graduate Degree.

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