Located in Louisiana, United States, the municipality of Arabi is located in the New Orleans metropolitan area.
The character of Arabi is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. It is easy to reach green spaces since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in. Most areas in this municipality are reasonably quiet, as the streets are generally calm - however noise can be bothersome close to the railway line.
Around two thirds of the units in the municipality are occupied by home owners while renters occupy the remainder. Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing most of buildings in this municipality, while duplexes are also present in the housing stock. About 45% of properties in this part of the New Orleans metropolitan area were built pre-1960, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. This municipality has a variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The nearest supermarket in Arabi is usually only a rather short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, in Arabi, property owners will usually be able to get to primary schools on foot. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this part of the New Orleans metropolitan area.
Commuting by car is very easy in this municipality. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in Arabi is not very frequent. Thankfully, the municipality is served by a few bus lines. Walking is not very feasible for home buyers in this part of the New Orleans metropolitan area because few daily errands can be run on foot.