Lakewood is a neighborhood within New Orleans, Louisiana.
Lakewood offers a broad selection of green spaces to enjoy. Although this part of the city does not contain any green spaces, parks are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, which makes them easy to reach. Lastly, this area remains relatively quiet, as there are few pedestrians, although noise levels are higher closer to Interstate 610, Interstate 10 or the railway line.
In Lakewood, the vast majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. The average year of construction for properties in this neighborhood is 1956. This part of the city also has a choice of housing sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 90% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners whereas renters occupy the remainder.
This part of the city does not contain any high schools or primary schools. As far as eating is concerned, it is occasionally possible for house buyers in Lakewood to access the closest grocery store on foot. Conversely, a restaurant is often just around the corner.
Commuting by car is very convenient in Lakewood. It is very easy to park, and the majority of properties for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 10. In contrast, Lakewood is not an especially pleasant part of New Orleans for moving around by public transit. Nevertheless, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily a short walk away. Traveling by foot is not very popular in Lakewood, even though many daily errands can be run without needing to use a vehicle.