Garden District is a neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana.
No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a neighborhood, Garden District is a good option. This area has numerous streets to discover. Even though a limited selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are a large number of people around most of the time, and with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. Garden District is quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic. There are a few parks close by for residents to explore and they are especially well-spread out, which makes it easy to access them.
In Garden District, about 30% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. Most of the housing growth in this part of New Orleans happened before the 1960s. This neighborhood also has a good choice of housing sizes; it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 55% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and 45% are rented.
Residents will welcome that no matter where their property is situated in this area, both primary and secondary schools are close by. When it comes to food, it is very easy to get to both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from anywhere in Garden District. Furthermore, there are around 20 restaurants and a few coffee shops to experience in this part of New Orleans. A very good choice of clothing stores is also available within a short walking distance.
Garden District allows house buyers to move around by several alternative methods of transportation. Most homes for sale in this part of the city are located in areas that are especially conducive to walking; meeting daily needs is very convenient on foot, and a variety of businesses are quite close by. Garden District is transit friendly. More specifically, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. This part of the city is also car friendly. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from anywhere in Garden District.