The website 24/7 Wall St.has named our very own Metairie, Louisiana one of the best places to live in the country.


The website, which a financial news and opinion company, ranked Metairie as the number 27 best place to live in the nation. This ranking comes from the fact that Metairie has a 9.6% poverty rate, which is in the bottom 25 percentile of the nation. The low poverty rate mixed with the low crime rate and the quality healthcare all made Metairie and easy choice for making this list.


Aside from the metics which went into establishing the ranking order of the 50 Best Places to Live in America, Metairie also boast a large concentration of cultural attractions and entertainment venues.


Though we all knew Metairie was a great place to call home, it is wonderful to have a nationwide source declare it as one of the best places in the country to live in.