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  1. #1 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Elmwood

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I absolutely love the location! Everything is nearby as well. If I can't walk to it the drive isn't more than 15 minutes. There's plenty places to visit and things to do, no matter what time of day.....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,099,

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  2. #2 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Destrehan

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    27 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Destrehan for 22 years, and I have made many lifelong friends from it. Because it is a small town, more meaningful friendships have been able to blossom. One thing I would love to see....

    Read 27 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 11,658,

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  3. #3 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Mandeville

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    69 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Great town for families! My husband and I commute to Baton Rouge and New Orleans so this is a great central location. Lots of great outdoor spaces on the Tammany Trail and Lakefront! Great....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 12,567,

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  4. #4 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Covington

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    56 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love living in Covington. I moved here 11 years ago with my family. Amazing public schools that I attended as well as plenty of private schools. There is a lot of history associated with Covington.....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 10,471,

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  5. #5 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Luling

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    23 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It is a small community, but they band together for what matters. The whole town comes out to fundraisers and festivals. The high school football games are constantly packed with season ticket....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 14,522,

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  6. #6 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Metairie

    City in Louisiana,

    239 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I like living in Metairie. Depending on where you live in Metairie, circumstances may be different. However, Metairie is a nice place. It is very family friendly here, and Metairie hosts its own....

    Read 239 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 138,511,

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  7. #7 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    River Ridge

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    45 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 13,690,

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  8. #8 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    St. Rose

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    29 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says St. Rose is a town where you can walk down the street without almost any fear. Yes we have our fair share of crime, but not much. Everyone here for the most part is friendly, and you can tell by....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 6,770,

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  9. #9 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Norco

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I love this area not only because I grew up here but because of the small town lifestyle. Everyone is super friendly; neighborhoods are extremely safe. The public schools are phenomenal. There are....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,993,

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  10. #10 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Abita Springs

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The Good Life! Abita Springs is a beautiful small town with excellent restaurants, walking distance to physicians, dentist, groceries, cafe's and restaurants, schools, museums, bike trails, woods,....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,571,

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  11. #11 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Montz

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I like that Montz is a small town about an hour from New Orleans. You can find good people and good southern food. We sure do know how to cook some good crawfish and shrimp. In Montz everyone is....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 2,037,

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  12. #12 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Slidell

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    138 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have personally been in Slidell for 45 years. Moved from New Orleans as a young girl. Definitely much better in regards to crime compared. I liked the small town feel. It is a close knit place &....

    Read 138 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 27,782,

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  13. #13 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Paulina

    Town in Louisiana,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says There are many things to be loved about my hometown, but the most noteworthy is the community. Neighbors look out for each other, and everyone is family here. With such a small population, it's a....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,761,

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  14. #14 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Harahan

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Such a warm and close environment. I've lived in Harahan since birth and have always maintained a close community with my neighbors. I practically know everyone on my street!.

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 9,293,

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  15. #15 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    South Vacherie

    Town in Louisiana,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says South Vacherie Is a small rural town that sits fifty miles from New Orleans an fifty miles from Baton Rouge. There is a gas station Dollar General and a Supermarket.We have a High School, a primary...South Vacherie is a quiet town with very friendly people and very down to earth. South Vacherie's people don't mind getting their hands dirty if someone in the town needs help. There are a lot of organizations that anyone can get involved with..

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,240,

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  16. #16 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Hahnville

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I live in Hahnville, Louisiana where I attend Hahnville High School. The school system is great but at the end of the day its still school so its not my favorite thing in the world. Honestly most of....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,609,

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  17. #17 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    North Vacherie

    Town in Louisiana,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says In my community we do not call it North Vacherie. The whole Vacherie is divided into many factions giving each faction a small town name. Each of the small towns are in different districts causing us...Enrollment courses for future purposes. I couldn't ask for a better city..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,641,

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  18. #18 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Belle Chasse

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Belle Chasse has everything a small town needs: kind people, unique history, and a strong future. Right on the cusp of New Orleans, Belle Chasse is immersed in the cajun-creole culture. Home to the....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 10,241,

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  19. #19 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Jefferson

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 10,286,

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  20. #20 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Arabi

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The area is very nice. It is coming up and developing very well. The neighbor hood life is very connected, people get along with each other. There are often small events held in the area at the aCock....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 4,207,

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  21. #21 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Kenner

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    137 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've been living in Kenner for about fifteen of my seventeen years. My experience there has been terrific. Everything in Kenner is close such as stores ,restaurants, and gas stations. There are many....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 66,759,

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  22. #22 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Lacombe

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lacombe is underrated. It's beautiful with winding country roads. It's got tons of friendly people, lots of beautiful scenery and it's only a bridge away from New Orleans. Far enough that you're....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 7,294,

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  23. #23 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Eden Isle

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Eden Isles has been our home for more than 4 years. We love our house and neighborhood. The HOA does a variety of activities for the kids/adults though out the year, even though we are not able to....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 8,103,

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  24. #24 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Meraux

    Suburb of New Orleans, LA,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Meraux, Louisiana is a small town that is filled to the brim with opportunity. The diversity of cultures is spectacular. Our education system goes above and beyond. Meraux is the place where a....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 8,187,

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  25. #25 Best Suburbs to Live in New Orleans Area.

    Lutcher

    Town in Louisiana,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 1 stars.

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 3,229,

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