West End is a neighborhood within New Orleans, Louisiana.
The character of West End is exemplified by its relaxed atmosphere. Most areas in this neighborhood are quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Finally, there are a few green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, such as Lakeshore Park and Breakwater Park, and they are very well-situated, which makes it easy to access them.
In West End, about one third of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining houses are mainly large apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. The average year of construction for buildings in this part of New Orleans is 1976. This neighborhood also has a good selection of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even.
It is usually possible for house buyers in West End to do their groceries on foot. There are also about 10 restaurants and coffee shops in this area. When it comes to education, in West End, home owners will commonly be able to reach both primary and secondary schools by walking.
A car is an excellent transportation option in West End. It is very easy to access a parking spot, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from any home in this area. On the other hand, the public transit service in West End is not very frequent. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the neighborhood, and the nearest bus stop is generally just around the corner. West End is not particularly suitable for walking as many daily needs are occasionally challenging to carry out on foot.