St. Claude is a neighborhood within New Orleans, Louisiana.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in St. Claude. Although this area is not known for its lively ambience, with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is easy to find a place to grab a drink as they are generally located close by. On the other hand, public green spaces are very well-spread out and there are a few of them nearby for residents to relax in, which makes it easy to reach them.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing around 45% of buildings in St. Claude, and the remaining dwellings are mainly duplexes and townhouses. This neighborhood also has quite a good choice of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even. This part of the city experienced its main housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
It is very often practical for home buyers in this part of New Orleans to buy their groceries by walking. Additionally, a restaurant is typically just around the corner, and there are also a few coffee shops in St. Claude. Residents can find a good number of clothing stores within walking distance. When it comes to education, in St. Claude, residents will usually be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot.
St. Claude is a fairly pleasant part of New Orleans for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run without the use of a car. Public transit riders may have few options in this neighborhood by reason of the service's low frequency. Nonetheless, the neighborhood is served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. However, moving around by car is convenient in this part of the city. It is easy to park, and many houses for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway.