Real Estate Market Update for Gretna, LA
Map Information for Gretna, LA
Area Information for Gretna, LA
  • Population: 17,915
  • Median Age: 36.03 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19.56 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8.75%
  • Population Density: 4,440/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -5.48%
  • Closest Airport: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International
  • Closest College: School Of Urban Missions
  • Closest Jr. College: Delgado Cmnty Clg Tech Div W Jefferson
  • Median Household Income: $37,017
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12.39%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.06 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $110,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Saints
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 28%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Gretna, LA
Median Age: 36.03 Married: 21% Number of Households: 7,263 Households with Children: 1,968
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Gretna, LA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Elmwood Park Academy 0.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      George Cox Elementary School 0.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Gretna Middle School 0.6 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Terrytown Elementary School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      A Different World Academy 0.7 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Stepping Stones Montessori 0.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Shirley Johnson/gretna Park Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Christ The King School 1.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      St. Cletus School 1.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Livaudais Middle School 1.2 mi Public 6-8 1 2
      William Hart Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      L. W. Ruppel Academy For Advanced Studies 1.4 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Thomas Jefferson High School For Advanced Studies 1.4 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Gretna No. 2 Academy For Advanced Studies 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Salem Lutheran School 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Geraldine Boudreaux Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Muslim Academy 1.7 mi Private 1-12 0 5
      Mcdonogh #26 Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 2
      Paul J. Solis Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      St. Anthony School 2.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Arden Cahill Academy 2.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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