434 apartments for rent near Metairie, LA
Apartments in Metairie, LA
The French established New Orleans in 1718, making it one of the nation’s oldest cities. The oldest suburb in this old city was Metairie, settled in the early 1760s. Metairie is located in Jefferson Parish and is the parish’s largest community, home to nearly 140,000. When you rent an apartment in Metairie, you’ll have easy access to New Orleans and all of its attractions, restaurants, shops, the French Quarter, and Bourbon Street.
Metairie is located along Lake Pontchartrain, just northwest of New Orleans. The 1,300-acre New Orleans City Park (home to the New Orleans Museum of Art) is located just east of Metairie. Living in a Metairie apartment, you’ll be able to enjoy Mardi Gras, cheer on the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome, or attend classes at Tulane University. The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is just west of Metairie.
Your apartment in Metairie will give you access to one of the community’s most popular destinations, Lafreniere Park. As the largest park in the area at 155 acres, Lafreniere Park features a variety of wildlife that includes egrets, ibis, and black swans. The park also features two playgrounds, a two-mile walking track, a snack bar, a Frisbee golf course, five soccer fields, two baseball fields, and picnic areas.
- Holly Grove
- West End
- East Carrollton
- Uptown - Carrollton
- City Park
- Bayou St. John
- La Tech College Jefferson
- Tulane University
- Bryman College
- Xavier University of Louisiana
- Cameron College
- United States Army Reserve
- US Naval Reserve Training Center
- New Orleans Naval Support
- New Orleans Naval Air Station
- Camp Villere National Guard Center