Located within Louisiana, United States, the municipality of Meraux is located in the New Orleans metropolitan area.
Meraux is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially around the railway line. Parks aren't well-situated, making them rather challenging to get to. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to visit.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about 85% of the dwellings in Meraux, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes. The average year of construction for dwellings in this part of the New Orleans metropolitan area is 1987. This municipality has a variety of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the dwellings in the municipality are occupied by home owners whereas the rest are rented.
A grocery store is generally reachable within a reasonably short walk from any location in Meraux. Residents benefit from approximately 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well. With regards to education, property owners will appreciate that no matter where their house is located in Meraux, primary schools are close by. However, locals may find it difficult to access high schools on foot.
Driving is usually the best transportation option in Meraux. It is very convenient to park. In contrast, traveling on foot is not very feasible for house buyers in this municipality as most daily needs are challenging to carry out by walking.