The Marigny New Orleans Real Estate and Community Info

The Marigny New Orleans Real Estate and Community Info

There are many reasons to relocate to Marigny, including the fact that Marigny has some of the most affordable home prices in New Orleans. But at its core, Marigny is a community interested in preserving its rich past, while celebrating innovation and experimentation. Here, tradition and the avant-garde coexist seamlessly. So, whether you take in an experimental performing arts piece at the Shadowbox Theater, or experience African-American history at the Musee Rochon, Marigny will never fail to inspire and enlighten you.

The Faubourg Marigny Improvement Association is instrumental in preserving the unique character of this very special neighborhood, while also working to enhance it. One of its programs, Marigny Green, for example, has been established to help make Marigny a more sustainable community.

Schools, Health, Transportation

Children in Marigny attend New Orleans Public Schools, which includes Benjamin Franklin Elementary, Bethune Elementary, Mahalia Jackson Elementary, McMain Secondary School, and McDonogh 35 College Preparatory High School. Additionally, Orleans Parish School Board operates twelve charter schools throughout New Orleans. Also located in Marigny is the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, a unique school for secondary-school age children seeking focused training in creative writing, dance, media arts, music, theatre arts, and visual arts. The school was founded in 1973, demonstrating Marigny’s belief that the arts are not only valuable, but essential to the cultural wealth of this community.

The closest medical center to Marigny also happens to be one of Louisiana’s most highly acclaimed teaching and research medical facilities—Tulane Medical Center. In addition to standard services, such as emergency care and family practice, Tulane also has a Pediatric Heart Center, Cancer Center, Abdominal Transplant Institute, Center for Women’s Health, and Children’s Hospital.

The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority serves residents of Marigny, with an extensive network of buses and streetcars that can take you wherever you need to go in and around New Orleans. Residents often prefer biking and walking around the neighborhood to driving, as it affords ample opportunity to meet new people and find the pleasantly unexpected, a common occurrence in Marigny.

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

Contact Information

Clouse Realty & Associates
The Clouse Team
6023 Magazine Street
New Orleans LA 70118
Fax: 504.301.0350