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May 9th, 2016

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GREATER NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA

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Tchoupitoulas St/6th St 70115 Neighborhood

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Irish Channel has a rich history and originally home to Irish workers beginning in the 1830s fleeing the great potato famine and many built the New Basin Canal, a waterway built to connect Lake Pontchartrain with business and industry, as New Orleans entered the industrial age.

The neighborhood is known for uts shotgun homes located on narrow lots. House here are smaller than in the Garden District and most of Uptown, but they certainly make it up by the neighborhood’s charm.

Early on, the area hosted residents of various ethnicities, including freed Blacks, Germans and Italians. Today, the residents come from every walk of life.

Located along a strip of high ground near the Mississippi River, it has gone from a less-than-desirable area to highly sought after.

The median real estate price in the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana is $206,700, which is more expensive than over 83 percent of the neighborhoods in the state and nearly 57 percent of the neighborhoods in the country.

The average rental price in Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood is currently $1,200 a month, and the average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 83 percent of the neighborhoods in Louisiana. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters.

The Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood is a suburban neighborhood located in New Orleans, Louisiana. The real estate is primarily made up of small studios and two bedroom to medium sized three or four bedroom single-family homes, and other multi-family options like condominiums, town homes, duplexes and apartments.

Corner bodegas, stores on the first floor and apartments above, former grand Victorian residences converted into apartments, three-deckers built shoulder-to-shoulder, duplexes. Such building types define the real estate of neighborhoods dominated by small two, three, and four unit buildings. Many are in older core neighborhoods of New Orleans. If you’re romantic about the look and feel of such neighborhoods, with fresh pizza, falafel and an independent florist on the corner, then you might find the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood worth a closer look. This neighborhood is an absolutely outstanding example of the dominance of small two, three, and four unit buildings compared to neighborhoods across the nation, as they make up a substantial portion of this neighborhood’s real estate stock. In fact, over 40 percent of the real estate here is made up of such dwellings.

Many of the residences in the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases quite a bit earlier, while a number of residences were built between 1940 and 1969. Do you love the idea of fixing up a Colonial or Victorian era home, complete with the charm of yesteryear? Do you like to stroll or drive streets lined with gracious older residences? If you found yourself nodding yes to any of these questions, you are going to be interested in this unique neighborhood. The Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood stands out on a national scale for the sheer concentration of historic residences it contains. Nearly 82 percent of the residential real estate here was built from 1939 or earlier, some much earlier. This is a greater concentration of historic homes than nearly all neighborhoods in America.

Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood has a vacancy rate near 15 percent, which is above average compared to other neighborhoods in the country and higher than over 73 percent of all the neighborhoods in America. To learn more about this neighborhood’s vacancy rate and its effects on your home buying or selling options, consult your real estate agent.  

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flair, can make all the difference when choosing a neighborhood to call home. 

The types of households in a neighborhood can tell a lot about the character and lifestyle of those living here. This neighborhood, above nearly every neighborhood in America, has a greater percentage of its residents living alone at over 54 percent. 

If you’re nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood is a great neighborhood to consider for retirement living. This neighborhood offers diverse housing option from which retirees can choose. Maybe it’s because of its amenities a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. 

If your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no further than this unique neighborhood. With five percent of residents in the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than over 97 percent of all neighborhoods in the country.

Your future neighbors in the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood of New Orleans earn middle class incomes, and this neighborhood has an income lower than nearly 63 percent of all neighborhoods across the country. 

In the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood, nearly 46 percent of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with over 33 percent of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations at more than 12 percent, and nearly nine percent in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

Culture is shared learning behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture, our learned behavior, comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand. Places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. 

In the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish at almost 22 percent. There are also a number of people of Black or African American ancestry at nearly 10 percent. Some of the residents are also of French or German ancestry at just under seven percent each, along with some Spanish ancestry residents at over two percent.

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Tchoupitoulas St/6th St (Irish Channel – Bakery Village) neighborhood is English, spoken by over 95 percent of households, while well over two percent speak French at home. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish.

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70115 Irish Channel – Bakery Village

70115 Garden District Irish Channell Touro Milan Freret B Harmony Bordeaux St Lyons St Constance St Constance Toledano St Saint Charles Ave 514 Eleonore St Cadiz St 2132 Cadiz Delachaise St Chestnut St 2607 Valence Upperline 6th St Harmony St Laurel St Magazine St Magazine St Patton St Valmont St Nashville Freret St 4637 Tchoupitoulas Valence St Baronne St 3107 Chippewa Street Valence St 3308 Prytania St. APT 12 3700 S Liberty Clara St Magazine St 3605 Constance Foucher Valmont St Constance St Constantinople St 514 Bellecastle Street 2855 St. Charles Ave Valence St Dufossant St Dufossat St 2120 Cadiz St. Milan St 1012 Valence Street 9th St 4007 St. Charles Ave. #114 2210 Jena St. La Salle St Gen Pershing St 7th St Blanc Pl 4889-91 Tchoupitoulas Street Austerlitz St 8th St Camp St Camp St Conery St Constance St Louisiana Ave Louisiana Ave Nashville Ave Nashville Ave Nashville Ave Nashville Ave Robertson St Saint Thomas St Pitt St Rosa Park Perrier St Eleonore St Robert St Milan St 3600 Saratoga St Napoleon Ave Dauphine St Pleasant St 1229 Harmony street Everett Pl 3212 Camp Street Peniston St Franklin Ct And 727 7th St Eleonore Street # Alonzo St 925-27 Milan St. 5105 Annunciation St Bellecastle St Baronne St Carondelet St Jefferson Ave Annunciation St 1928 General Taylor Front St Hurst St Loyola Ave Livaudais St 8th Street # Second Floor Pryania Tchoupitoulas St Coliseum St 726-28 Foucher St. Prytania St Magnolia St Nashville Ave Danneel St Foucher St Peniston Harmony St Laurel St Amelia St Palm Ter Willow St Perrier Leontine St Gen Taylor St Camp St Annunciation St Atlanta St Camp St Leontine St Napoleon Ave 1816 Sixth St OAK ST 3706 s. saratoga st Aline St Saratoga St Robert St 3729 Constance St. Marengo St Conery St Soniat St Danneel Street # Napoleon Ave Napoleon Ave Garfield St Chestnut St For Sale Laurel Richmond Pl Wirth Pl 2820 Milan Lasalle St Napolean Ave 4007 Saint Charles Ave. 3300 Annunciation 4109 Danneel St FOR RENT 600 Saint Charles Ave Upperline St Octavia St Jena St Magazine St Antonine St Dryades St Tchoupitoulas Belmont Pl Valmont St For Sale General Pershing St 2529 Nashville Avenue Arabella St Magazine St General Taylor St Cucullu St Louisiana Ave 3918 Dryades St Chippewa St Loyola Ave. 3705 Clara St Marlborough Gate Pl Story St 1100 Marengo St 800 Toledano Street Carondelet St 1513 Carondelet St Mlk Foucher St Joseph St Liberty St

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