The neighborhood of Dillard is located in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana.
Home buyers who prefer a relaxed ambience will enjoy Dillard. Most areas in this part of the city are reasonably quiet, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to Interstate 610. Lastly, although the neighborhood does not contain any public green spaces, parks are especially well-distributed in nearby neighborhoods, making it easy to access them.
Dillard experienced its latest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this time period. In this area, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and townhouses are the main alternatives in the housing stock. About 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home and 40% are renters. This area is primarily composed of two bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to get to on foot from most homes for sale in this part of New Orleans. Regarding food, a supermarket is usually accessible within a short walk from any home in this area. Moreover, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of choices, and a limited variety of cafes is available as well. Residents benefit from a good number of clothing stores within walking distance.
Dillard is a fairly convenient part of New Orleans for pedestrians; many daily needs can be met without the use of a vehicle. The preferred means of transportation in this area is usually a car. It is convenient to come across a parking spot, and it is a short car ride to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 610, from any home in Dillard. In contrast, this part of the city is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far away from most residences.