River Ridge is a municipality located in the New Orleans metropolitan area, which is part of Louisiana, United States.
The noise levels in River Ridge are low, as the streets tend to be quite peaceful - although that is not the case near the railway line. It is sometimes difficult to reach parks from the majority of locations within municipality since they aren't well-distributed. Despite that, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to check out.
The median year of construction for dwellings in River Ridge is 1969. The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of this part of the New Orleans metropolitan area is an important part of its character. About three quarters of the population of this municipality own their home whereas the rest are renters. This municipality also has a good variety of housing size options - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
In River Ridge, locals will often be able to access both primary and secondary schools on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With regards to food, home buyers in River Ridge will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. There are also approximately 10 restaurants and coffee shops in this municipality.
The car is very often the preferred approach to move around in River Ridge. It is very easy to come across a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit network in this part of the New Orleans metropolitan area is not very practical. It is occasionally difficult for people traveling on foot to navigate River Ridge because few daily needs can be carried out by walking.