Metairie, LA Real Estate Statistics
Metairie is a suburb of New Orleans and the largest community in Jefferson Parish. If it were incorporated it would be the fourth largest city in Louisiana. Metairie makes up a major part of the New Orleans Metropolitan area. Metairie lies between New Orleans and Kenner and is bounded on the north by Lake Pontchartrain and on the south by Airline Highway. Communities to the south of Metairie are River Ridge, Harahan, Elmwood, and Jefferson.
The statistics on this page relate specifically to Metairie. They include all residential sales and listings at all price ranges. You can also view statistics for each of the subdivisions, towns and cities in the New Orleans area.
Homes For Sale vs. Homes Sold in Metairie, LA
The For-Sale vs. Sold graph is actually a supply and demand chart and shows year-to-date statistics. It shows the inventory of homes for sale in Metairie, month by month, the sales in Metairie by month and how many homes went under contract during each month. The light green bars represent the homes for sale. At the bottom of each light green bar is a dark green bar representing the sales for that month, and the red line shows how many houses went under contract for that month.
Average Price of Homes for Sale and Sold in Metairie, LA
This graph shows average prices for which homes have sold and also the average asking prices. This graph should help you determine the affordability of homes in Metairie. It can help you track appreciation and depreciation of properties in the area and can also show you how realistic the asking prices are, based on the difference between the average sold price and average active price. (Note: Fluctuations in this graph are frequently a result of seasonal influences.)
Average Price per Sq Ft in Metairie, LA
This graph depicts the average price based on square footage and is helpful in deciding on a fair price for a home. For statistics of other areas check out More Real Estate Statistics for the New Orleans Area .
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Map of Metairie, LA