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Metairie is in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana and is part of the New Orleans Metro Area. The population at the 2010 census was 138,481 which makes Metairie the largest community in Jefferson Parish. The population as of 2016 was just under 145,000. The definition of “Metairie” is of French origin and means a small tenant farm which pays the landlord with a share of their produce. This is also known as “Sharecropping.” According to the United States Census Bureau, Metairie is a total of 23.3 square miles with a tiny portion of that being water. When it comes to the weather here it is categorized as “Humid Subtropical.” This means that the summers tend to be very long, hot and often times oppressive. The winters on the other hand tend to be very short, cool and windy. The hottest part of the year here lasts for a little more than four months and goes from mid May until the end of September when the daily average high is around 85 degrees. The low for this time is around 75 degrees. The coolest part of the year here lasts for just under three months. From the beginning of December until almost the end of February, the daily average high is just under 70 degrees. The low for this time is just about 47 degrees. Metairie sees zero inches of snow per year but does see around 63 inches of rain which is significantly higher than the national average of 39 inches per year. The weather here rarely drops below 35 degrees during the winter or goes above 96 during the winter. Metairie’s climate is perfect if you want to experience a warm summer and mild winter.
Popular Neighborhoods Here in Metairie
“Bonnabel Place” is one of the most active subdivisions here in Metairie. The two prominent styles of home you will find here are the Ranch and Traditional. The prices for real estate in this area vary greatly. Some homes on the smaller side will run you around $200,000 where as homes that are substantially larger and more updated could run all the way up to the $800,000 or moree. The more updated homes in this area have such high end finishes as pine wood floors, high end stainless steel appliances and updated lighting. Another subdivision worth checking out is “Ponchartrain Shores.” This subdivision has a mixture of gorgeously renovated homes as well as fixer uppers. These homes here are priced aggressively. The one story Traditional as well as the Acadian style home is prominent in this subdivision.
Sports in Metairie
The New Orleans Baby Cakes baseball team is located here in Metairie. They play at “Shrine on Airline” which is a 10,000 seat stadium. Many people that live here frequent the games since it is a great family activity. Besides baseball, the training facility for the New Orleans Saints is also located right here in Metairie. The cool thing about this is that some of the Saints players reside right here in Metairie. So you could easily spot one of them when you are out shopping or out for a walk.
Parks and Recreation
There are many parks located in Metairie thanks to Jefferson Parish. Most of these playgrounds have different sports leagues like football, basketball and baseball while others have programs for children like low cost piano lessons. The parks located here are Clearly, Delta, Doe, Girard, Jim O’Ryan, Johnny Bright, Lakeshore, Mike Miley and Pontiff Playground. Then there is Lafreniere and LaSalle Park. Lafreniere Park is one of the larger parks coming in at 5,000 acres. This is one of the parks that has an abundant amount of sports based activities. There are five soccer fields, two baseball fields as well as several other multipurpose fields. There is even a Frisbee Golf course here. Frisbee Golf, which is also known as Disc Golf, is a sport that involves a flying disc being thrown at a target. The rules are similar to golf, hence the name.
Education in Metairie
The Jefferson Parish Public School System is the largest public system in the state and serves the children of Metaire. Most high school aged students who live here are zoned to either East Jefferson High School or Grace King High School. But there are some high schoolers that are zoned to either Alfred Bonnabel High School which is in Kenner or Riverdale High School which is located in Jefferson. All of these schools are within the Jefferson Parish Public School System but it all depends on where you live in Metairie that dictates where your child will be attending high school.
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Currently Metairie has 874 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 09/18/2019. Of these properties, 614 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Metairie, and 139 condos are for sale by their owners in Metairie. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Metairie, is $543,372, the average condo price in Metairie, is $401,238. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $137. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 14,365 of properties sold in Metairie. Of these properties, 11,010 single family homes have sold by their owners in Metairie, and 1,653 condos have sold by their owners in Metairie. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Metairie, is $378,062. Single family homes have been selling for 153 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Metairie, is $329,758. Condos have been selling for 125 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Metairie, are: Pontchartrain Gardens (18 For Sale), Bridgedale (13 For Sale), Bonnabel Place (12 For Sale), Ponchartrain Shores (10 For Sale), Airline Park North (8 For Sale), Metairieville (6 For Sale), Bissonet Plaza (6 For Sale), Wilshire Heights (6 For Sale), Whitney Heights (5 For Sale), Airline Park (5 For Sale)
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This data up-to-date as of 09/18/2019