Jefferson Parish stretches from the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain to the Gulf of Mexico at Grand Isle, making it the business gateway to the region. A great deal of its commercial success is due to the Mississippi River, which flows through the parish and boasts an exceptional transportation infrastructure.
The region has an internationally-acclaimed reputation in music, culinary arts, theater, literature and the visual arts stemming from its French, Spanish, African and Caribbean heritage, making the area appealing to a diverse audience of individuals.
The greater New Orleans region offers a wide variety of comfortable, affordable and exciting places to live, work and play. Family-friendly neighborhoods. Peaceful country living. Big-city buzz. Choose the way you want to live, and you’ll never be far from work.
Here’s just a taste of what makes the region’s lifestyle tough to top: