Elmwood is a municipality located in the New Orleans metropolitan area, which is part of Louisiana, United States.
Elmwood is relatively quiet, due to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets; however there can be higher levels of noise for those who are closer to one of the railway lines. Green spaces aren't well-located, making it rather challenging to access them. Despite that, residents will be able to access parks in nearby municipalities.
In Elmwood, most of buildings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings and single detached homes are the main alternatives in the housing stock. This part of the New Orleans metropolitan area also has quite a good variety of housing sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around three quarters of the population of this municipality rent their home while owners make up the remainder. The median year of construction for buildings in this municipality is 1985.
House buyers in Elmwood will appreciate that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, it can be difficult to walk to high schools and primary schools from houses for sale in Elmwood.
The car is usually the preferred way to navigate Elmwood. It is especially convenient to come across a parking spot, and it is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in this municipality. On the other hand, there aren't many pedestrians out on the streets of Elmwood, even though meeting daily needs is easy by walking.