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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
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A+
Lower Garden District is a neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana with a population of 6,092. Lower Garden District is in Orleans Parish and is one of the best places to live in Louisiana. Living in Lower Garden District offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Lower Garden District there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Lower Garden District and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Lower Garden District are above average.
About Lower Garden District...
Population
6,092

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$418,154
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,249
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    68%
  • Own
    32%
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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
    428.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    428.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    2,171.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,639.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    2,094.8
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$66,484
National
$55,322
Families with Children
10%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    31%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    39%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    18%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%
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Lower Garden District Reviews

3 reviews
I like how classy and relaxed this neighborhood is and how it seems to be very safe. But I worry that it's not necessarily inviting to all types of people and is becoming overrun with tourism.
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Most stores around here are locally owned
As far as I can tell places are hiring.