St. Bernard Area is a neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Home buyers who prefer a slower-paced ambience will enjoy St. Bernard Area. This neighborhood is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets tend to be quite calm - although there are still several noisier sections, especially near the railway line or Interstate 610. Lastly, green spaces are very easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in.
In St. Bernard Area, around 30% of buildings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of the city also has quite a good selection of housing size options - houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters while the remainder are occupied by owners. Most homes in this neighborhood were constructed since the year 2000, during its latest housing boom.
The closest grocery store in St. Bernard Area is usually only a very short walk away. Moreover, a restaurant is often just around the corner. With respect to education, it is a short walk to access both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in this area.
Traveling on foot is reasonably practical for home buyers in this part of the city; carrying out daily needs is convenient. Commuting by car is very easy in St. Bernard Area. Most properties for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 610, and it is very convenient to park. In contrast, traveling by transit can be difficult in St. Bernard Area due to the low service level. Nonetheless, there are a few bus lines, and it is very easy to find a nearby bus stop from most homes.