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    611 O'keefe Ave, New Orleans, LA 70113
    1 BED $1,572+
    2 BEDS $2,395+
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    913 Felicity St., New Orleans, LA 70130
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    1823 Prytania St., New Orleans, LA 70130
    2 BEDS $3,550
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    927 Poeyfarre St., New Orleans, LA 70130
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    2 BEDS $2,210+
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    1000 Girod Street, New Orleans, LA 70113
    1 BED $1,871+
    2 BEDS $2,120+
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    1233 Marais St, New Orleans, LA 70116
    1 BED $1,059
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    909 Gravier St., New Orleans, LA 70112
    1 BED $1,580+
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    730 Julia Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
    1 BED $1,850+
    2 BEDS $2,098+
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    1100 Girod Street, New Orleans, LA 70113
    Studio $1,466+
    1 BED $2,096+
    2 BEDS $3,677+
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    810 Bienville St., New Orleans, LA 70112
    1 BED $1,531+
    2 BEDS $2,830+
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    1137 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116
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    4650 Washington Ave., New Orleans, LA 70125
    1 BED $1,593+
    2 BEDS $2,189+
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    401 Treme St, New Orleans, LA 70112
    1 BED $1,350+
    2 BEDS $1,545+
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    530 St. Andrew St. Suite D, New Orleans, LA 70130
    1 BED $1,495
    2 BEDS $1,775
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    510 Julia St., New Orleans, LA 70130
    1 BED $2,250
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    812 Gravier St., New Orleans, LA 70112
    1 BED $1,510+
    2 BEDS $2,075+
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    837 Gravier St., New Orleans, LA 70112
    1 BED $1,825+
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    344 St. Joseph St., New Orleans, LA 70130
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    1 BED $1,465+
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    1325 Annunciation St., New Orleans, LA 70130
    Studio $1,280
    1 BED $1,705+
    2 BEDS $2,250
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    808 Constance Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
    Studio $1,570+
    1 BED $1,810+
    2+ BEDS $2,290+
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    4000 S Carrollton Ave #116, New Orleans, LA 70119
    1 BED $725+
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    2200 Lafitte Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70119
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    3 BEDS $1,423
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    3601 Dante, NO, New Orleans, LA 70118
    Studio $1,135
    1 BED $950
    2+ BEDS $1,135
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    1315 S. Norman C. Francis Parkway, New Orleans, LA 70125
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    2012 Valmont, New Orleans, LA 70115
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Average rent in New Orleans, LA

$1,375/mo New Orleans, LA average rental price, March 2024
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The average monthly rent of apartments in New Orleans, LA is $1,375.

New Orleans, LA apartment rent ranges

About 31% of apartment rents in New Orleans, LA range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 19% of apartments. Around 34% of New Orleans’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

New Orleans, LA rent trends

Getting around in New Orleans, LA

6 /100
Car-Dependent
35 /100
Some Transit
27 /100
Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 6, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 27

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in New Orleans, LA last updated?

Prices and availability in New Orleans, LA were last updated on 13 Apr 2024.

What are the best apartments in New Orleans, LA?

The best apartments in New Orleans, LA are: The Delaneaux, Parkway Apartments, The Julia at Saint Charles, DH Holmes Apartments and Bienville Basin Apartments.

What is the average rent in New Orleans, LA?

The average rent in New Orleans, LA is $1,375. Start your search for apartments in New Orleans, LA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in New Orleans, LA?

The price range for a studio apartment in New Orleans, LA is between $950 and $6,043. View all studio apartments in New Orleans, LA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in New Orleans, LA is between $700 and $8,773. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in New Orleans, LA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in New Orleans, LA is between $850 and $6,905. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in New Orleans, LA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in New Orleans, LA is between $1,238 and $4,775. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in New Orleans, LA.

What type of rental buildings are in New Orleans, LA?

In New Orleans, 52% of the residents are renting compared to 48% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 13% of New Orleans’s rentals, 66% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 21% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in New Orleans, LA?

The average age of rental buildings in New Orleans is 29 years old, with 50% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 5 stories, of which 77% are garden-style apartment communities, 22% are mid-sized buildings, and 11% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in New Orleans, LA?

Studio apartments in New Orleans are around 3% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 48% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 38% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Living in New Orleans, LA

Living in location

On the Mississippi River, New Orleans has a distinct atmosphere that attracts renters looking for a lively music scene, delicious food and unique festive traditions. Known as the birthplace of jazz, renting in New Orleans means being close to performance venues, festivals and music events throughout the year. Similarly, due to its diverse community, renters will have access to a diverse culinary scene with everything from food trucks to upscale restaurants. New Orleans has a subtropical climate characterized by hot and humid summers and mild winters. The city is also prone to heavy rainfall, especially during the hurricane season from June to November.

New Orleans' vibrant community is reflected in its colorful neighborhoods, from the historic French Quarter to the artsy Bywater, each offering unique living experiences. The city's architecture tells stories of its colonial past, with iconic shotgun houses and Creole cottages dotting the streets. The annual Mardi Gras parade is a spectacle of music, dance, and elaborate costumes, embodying the city's spirit of celebration. For those seeking relaxation, the sprawling City Park and the banks of Bayou St. John provide serene green spaces. New Orleans is also a hub for education and healthcare, with universities and hospitals that are among the top employers in the city. The entrepreneurial spirit thrives here, supported by a growing tech scene and innovative business incubators. Renting in New Orleans offers more than a home; it offers a lively, enriching experience steeped in culture and community.

Renting in New Orleans, LA

Due to its appeal, New Orleans' rental market is versatile, but competitive. Renters can find a variety of properties here, from the recognizable Shotgun houses and Creole cottages to modern, single-family homes and apartments for rent. Specifically, the central business district is one of the most popular places to rent in New Orleans due to its proximity to major employers and everyday amenities. Or, for those looking for more space and comfort, Uptown, Algiers Point, and Garden District are recognizable for their tree-lined streets and family-friendly atmosphere. Meanwhile, historic neighborhoods - like the French Quarter, Marigny and Warehouse District - have unique rentals with colorful facades and recognizable features. Note that while there's no limit to the amount of the security deposit that landlords may request, it's typically one month's rent and is refundable after terminating the lease.

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Shopping in New Orleans, LA

New Orleans offers diverse shopping opportunities with several unique shopping venues. In particular, Lakeside Shopping Center is the biggest mall in New Orleans and renters can buy from brands like Armani Exchange, Michael Kors, Vera Bradley, Victoria's Secret, Buckle and many more. Another popular shopping hub among those who rent in New Orleans is the six-mile-long Magazine Street, which is lined with shopping stores, restaurants and entertainment venues. Or, for renters looking to stay on a budget, Riverwalk Outlets is an outdoor outlet with brand pieces at discounted prices. The local shopping scene is also developed, so renters can find fresh produce, spices, artwork, handmade crafts and unique souvenirs in independently operated stores. Otherwise, for everyday needs, renters will be close to grocery chains - like Winn-Dixie, Whole Foods Market, Rouses Markets and Trader Joe's - as well as department stores like Target, Walmart, Dillard's, JCPenney and Macy's. Additionally, the Crescent City Farmers' Market offers fresh produce, artisanal food products, and local crafts, while the Arts Market of New Orleans (held monthly) showcases local artists and their work.

Transportation in New Orleans, LA

Renters have access to several transportation modes when renting in New Orleans, including highways, trails, public transportation, ridesharing and ferry options. For renters who drive, interstates 10 and 610; U.S. Highway 90; and several state routes connect the city with surrounding areas. Alternatively, the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority operates a comprehensive bus system that covers the city and surrounding areas. New Orleans is also known for its iconic streetcars - a historic mode of transportation that renters can use to get around popular neighborhoods. Or, the New Orleans Ferry operates across the Mississippi River, providing scenic transportation between the Canal Street Ferry Terminal and Algiers Point. Of course, traditional taxi services and ridesharing providers, like Uber and Lyft, offer renters on-demand rides throughout the area. There are also several bike- and pedestrian-friendly trails throughout the city for renters who rely on eco-friendly transportation. Finally, renters flying in and out of the area are 15 miles from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.

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