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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    D+
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A
Whitney is a neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana with a population of 3,464. Whitney is in Orleans Parish. Living in Whitney offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Whitney there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Whitney and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Whitney are above average.
About Whitney...
Population
3,464

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$142,505
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$818
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    64%
  • Own
    36%
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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
    839
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    81
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,190
    500
  • Theft
    1,001
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    649
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$26,473
National
$55,322
Children
25%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    13%
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Daiquiris,seafood, and po-boys are great.
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There are a lot of job opportunities but the jobs are mediocre.
Some of the local businesses look a little run down.