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Pet-Friendly Apartments for Rent in New Orleans, LA - 90 Rentals available


The average rent in New Orleans reached $1,152 in December

The average rent in New Orleans reached $1,152 in December, after a 2.6% decrease since last year. A renter-majority city (53%), New Orleans is a diverse and vibrant place to live in, with apartment rents below the national average of $1,462. [View Full Report]

New Orleans apartment rent report

The average rent in New Orleans was $1,152 in December

The average rent in New Orleans reached $1,152 in December, after a 2.6% decrease since last year. A renter-majority city (53%), New Orleans is a diverse and vibrant place to live in, with apartment rents below the national average of $1,462.

This December, the average rent for an apartment in New Orleans has decreased compared to other surrounding cities such as Kenner ($874, up 2.1%), or Metairie, where rent went up 3.6%, reaching $989.

New Orleans apartment rent report

What it costs to rent in the New Orleans metro area

Despite a 1.3% increase, Gretna rentals are the second most budget-friendly option in the New Orleans area, with an average price of $911, following Kenner. At $944 a month following a 0.9% decrease, renting in Harvey is the third best option, followed by Metairie, which comes in fourth. These are the only cities that fall below the $1,000 threshold. Excluding New Orleans, River Ridge is the priciest city for renters in the area, with apartments going for $1,119 per month after a 2.8% increase. Mandeville is next, with an average rate of $1,099, 3.0% higher than last year, followed by Covington, where monthly apartment rates went up 2.8%, going for $1,078.

New Orleans apartment rent report

Methodology

RENTCafe.com is a nationwide apartment search website that enables renters to easily find apartments and houses for rent throughout the United States. 

The data on average rents included in our reports comes directly from competitively-rented (market-rate) large-scale multifamily properties (50+ units in size), via telephone survey. The data is compiled and reported by our sister company Yardi Matrix, a business development and asset management tool for brokers, sponsors, banks and equity sources underwriting investments in the multifamily, office, industrial and self-storage sectors. Fully-affordable properties are not included in the survey and are not reported in rental rate averages. Local rent reports include only cities with a statistically-relevant stock of large-scale multifamily properties of 50+ units.

Look for pet friendly apartments near me

Are you looking to move into a new apartment with your furry, best friend? Are you afraid of not finding a place that allows pets? You can now look for pet-friendly apartments near you, anywhere in the U.S., check if they accept dogs or cats, and find out what is the pet deposit and pet rent. Select your favorite apartments that fit your needs and well as your pet's needs, using fiters for size, amenities and so much more.

Search in your neighborhood, ZIP code, and beyond to find the ideal apartment near you or wherever you and your pets plan on moving to. Whether it's next to a dog park, a pet store, a veterinary, or a pet friendly mall or coffee shop, you can find exactly what you are looking for right on RENTCafé - let's find it now!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of a pet-friendly apartment in New Orleans, LA?

The price range of a pet-friendly apartment is between $775 and $7,000. Search pet-friendly apartments in New Orleans, LA.

How many pet-friendly rentals are available in New Orleans, LA on RENTCafé?

There are 57 pet-friendly rentals available on RENTCafé. Prices and availability in New Orleans, LA were last updated on 14 Jan 2021.

What is the average size of a pet-friendly apartment in New Orleans, LA?

The average New Orleans, LA pet-friendly apartment size is 1,010 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a pet-friendly apartment in New Orleans, LA?

Pet-friendly apartments are usually larger and located in a community that offers pet-focused amenities.

What are the downsides of renting a pet-friendly apartment in New Orleans, LA?

Renting a pet-friendly apartment comes with a higher rent and a pet deposit. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RENTCafé apartments for rent in New Orleans, LA.

New Orleans, LA Demographics

  • Total Population389,648
  • Female 185,377
    Male 204,271
  • Median Age36.3

Average Rent in New Orleans, LA

  • New Orleans, LA Average Rental Price, October 2020 $1,166 /mo

New Orleans, LA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $501-$70012%
  • $701-$1,00040%
  • $1,001-$1,50027%
  • $1,501-$2,00014%
  • > $2,0007%

New Orleans, LA Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Oct / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Oct / 2020
New Orleans, LA $1,090 $1,087 $1,106 $1,110 $1,134 $1,154 $1,189 $1,193 $1,186 $1,169 $1,166
National $1,377 $1,380 $1,417 $1,426 $1,430 $1,466 $1,466 $1,473 $1,474 $1,461 $1,464
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New Orleans, LA Households

  • Total Number of Households154,036
  • Family 73,443
    Non-family 80,593
  • Children 34,027
    No Children 120,009
  • Average People Per Household2.44
  • Median Household Income$39,576
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$995

New Orleans, LA Education Statistics

  • No High School4%
  • Some High School34%
  • Some College24%
  • Associate Degree4%
  • Bachelor Degree20%
  • Graduate Degree14%

Renting a pet-friendly apartment in New Orleans, LA

Your fuzzy little bird, your soft ball-of-fur kitten or your loyal service dog are quintessential to your happiness, yet your previous landlord failed to adjust their requirements to your feelings and needs. Finding rental properties suitable for your fluffy friends in New Orleans, LA is indeed no easy task, as they might be considered little troublemakers. But hold on, fellow pet-parent, because we have you covered! Your pet can now share your nest, because RENTCafé gives you the opportunity to search through 46 properties in New Orleans, LA and find pet-friendly housing that suits your needs. You can even filter the listings for cat-friendly and dog-friendly rentals separately! Affordable pet-friendly rooms are waiting for you, with prices starting from $950 up to $6,093. We are confident that at least one of our 89 pet-friendly units will measure up to your expectations, so you and your pet can live together happily ever after, as snug as a bug in a rug.

New Orleans, LA pet-friendly apartments are sometimes not so friendly

One of the major problems encountered by pet-parents has to do with breed restrictions, given that many apartments are not pit bull friendly rentals or large breed dog friendly apartments. Some properties are being extra cautious about certain breeds, because they just don’t get it that your Sparky is more than a destructive tail-wagger. So, you ask yourself “how to rent with a pit bull”? Worrying about where to you can find apartments that allow pit bulls? Even though it looks like an impossible task, it is not. RENTCafé has 46 no breed restriction apartments in New Orleans, LA for as low as $950. Even though it is not easy to rent with a pit bull, your goofy best friend has nothing to worry about. In a 932 Sq.Ft. rental, your buddy won’t feel caged and cheerless, but happy like a toddler on Christmas morning. You can also contact property managers directly to see if their apartment is suitable for you and your pet.

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!