Lafitte Tourism

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Lafitte is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 972 at the 2010 census. It is part of the New Orleans–Metairie–Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area. Located at the southern end of Louisiana Highway 45 along Bayou Barataria, fishing is a major part of the local economy and culture.


Lafitte in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. After your splendid visit to Lafitte, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Biloxi. Take a short trip from Lafitte and set some time aside to explore the Biloxi. Dotted with places like Frenchmen Street, Preservation Hall, R T A; it will definitely be a good idea. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Va Hospital. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Lafitte.

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Facts and Stats for Lafitte*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lafitte

    Know the pollution level of Lafitte before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.26 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 67.65 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 60.29 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 69.12 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 44.12 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.12 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 22.06 (Low)
  • Lafitte: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lafitte for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lafitte.

    • Burglary and Theft 67.22 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 71.67 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 76.7 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 76.16 (High)
    • Car Stealing 61.67 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 69.44 (High)
    • Attacks 68.89 (High)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 53.98 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 20.56 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 57.39 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 76.14 (High)
  • Living in Lafitte - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Lafitte is 155.01 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 30.17 (Low)
    • Climate Index 85.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 45.13 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.17 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.45 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 60.35 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.42 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 114.05 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lafitte

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lafitte

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.1 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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