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One of America’s most culturally, musically and historically rich destinations, New Orleans is arguably one of the top interesting and fascinating cities of the world. Influenced by the European, African and the Caribbean cultures, New Orleans is steeped in history, jazz and food!

A vacation to New Orleans will leave you captivated. From marvellous architecture, historical museums and green gardens, allow us to be your New Orleans tour guide. Each one of you should visit New Orleans at least once and experience all that it has to offer considering the best time to visit New Orleans.

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Facts and Stats for New Orleans*

  • Pollution Statistics in New Orleans

    Know the pollution level of New Orleans 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)
  • New Orleans: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 65.76 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 70.11 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 75 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 74.43 (High)
    • Car Stealing 60.33 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.93 (High)
    • Attacks 67.39 (High)
    • Drug offense 73.33 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 55 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 22.28 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.11 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 74.44 (High)
  • Living in New Orleans - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of New Orleans is 143.03 (High)

    • Safety Index 31.47 (Low)
    • Climate Index 85.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 45.13 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.17 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.57 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 60.35 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.72 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 86.25 (Moderate)
    • 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 New Orleans

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in New Orleans

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.5 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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