Slidell, Louisiana 

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Population

27,942

16% Growth

Unemployment Rate

7.1%

Median Income

$50,432

Avg. Home Price

$148,900

Best Places to Live in Slidell, Louisiana

Large city complex - Southeast Louisiana on the Mississippi Delta south of Lake Pontchartrain
Pros
-Historic interest
-Arts and culture
-Entertainment
Cons
-Flood risk
-Crime rate
-Hurricane dislocations

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What Bert Has To Say About New Orleans-Metairie Metro Area

Long a complex multi-cultural city crossing a wide range of socio-economic strata, the New Orleans has had its share of problems with crime, education, social infrastructure, and economic health. At the same time, the city exudes a unique cross-cultural charm making it a favorite tourist spot as well as a proud home to many enjoying its arts, unique entertainment profile, and its French-accented Southern grace.


QUICK FACTS

City: Slidell
Zip Codes: 70458 70461 70460
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Slidell is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Slidell jobs have increased by 1.12%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Slidell's cost of living is 4.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Slidell's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Slidell's population is 27,942 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 15.83%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Slidell is $148,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.14%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Slidell public schools spend $11,594 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Slidell. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Slidell

It's not a good time to buy in Slidell. Home Appreciation is down -2.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Slidell Real Estate.

The median home price in Slidell is $148,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Slidell   8 Reviews
use to live there - 1/15/2012
it is too close to new orleans east where there their crime has spread, had recent robberies. It is no longer nice to live. Sales tax rate has also increased in the... Read More

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Safe Area - 12/5/2008
Crime is very little in my apartment... Read More

housing - 9/12/2008
We are new to this city and state and would like more information as to finding affordable housing for low income... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SLIDELL, LOUISIANA
70458 70461 70460
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