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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    A
Freret is a neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana with a population of 1,844. Freret is in Orleans Parish. Living in Freret offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Freret there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Freret and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Freret are above average.
About Freret...
Population
1,844

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$259,241
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,032
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    53%
  • Own
    47%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    760.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    126.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    2,471.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    4,309.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,711
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$31,534
National
$55,322
Families with Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%
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Freret Reviews

2 reviews
The buses are not always on time, but it's one of the best transportation systems I seen so far.
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Audubon Park is one of the best and largest parks I have ever been to.