The neighborhood of Marigny is situated within the city of New Orleans, Louisiana.
Marigny offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. There are a large number of dynamic parts in this neighborhood to visit. Despite the fact that there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, there are usually many people around, and it is very easy to find bars as they are well-spread throughout the area. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to relax in and they are very well-situated, which makes it easy to reach them from most locations in Marigny.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing around one third of the dwellings in Marigny, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. Most of the housing growth in this area took place before the 1960s. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and home owners is about even.
Locals will appreciate that no matter where their house is situated in Marigny, primary as well as high schools are nearby. Residents benefit from public and private secondary schools. With respect to eating, it is very convenient to reach both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any location in Marigny. Furthermore, there are over 50 restaurants and about 10 coffee shops to benefit from in Marigny. House buyers can find a good number of nearby clothing stores, for instance along Decatur Street.
Marigny affords house buyers the choice between several methods of transportation. This part of the city benefits from a fairly good public transit system. More specifically, the neighborhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. A car is also a reasonably good transportation option in this part of the city. It is convenient to access a parking spot, and it is a rather short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in this area. Marigny is an extraordinarily pleasant part of New Orleans for pedestrians; running daily errands is very easy by walking, and there are also a fair number of businesses close by.