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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
West End is a neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana with a population of 5,264. West End is in Orleans Parish and is one of the best places to live in Louisiana. Living in West End offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In West End there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in West End and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in West End are above average.
About West End...
Population
5,264

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$337,003
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,398
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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West End Rankings

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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
    114
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    76
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    897
    500
  • Theft
    534
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    267
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$88,023
National
$55,322
Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    28%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
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Some car breakins at night, but nothing violent. The neighborhoods looking into hiring a community patrol.
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Young families moving into the Lakeview area. Businesses opening up within walking distance. Property values shooting up.
locally owned buissneses are very well ran and trust worthy in this area