Relocate to NOLA
Moving to New Orleans
Moving to the Greater New Orleans region? We can’t wait to welcome you home!
Whether you’re moving to New Orleans for a new job or relocating with your existing employer, we know you’re going to love it here. Prepare for your move with everything you need to know about living, working, and raising a family in the Greater New Orleans region — from housing and transportation to education and healthcare.
Cost of Living
With an unbeatable combination of affordable housing, favorable taxes, and unparalleled access to free entertainment and recreation, Greater New Orleans offers big city benefits without breaking the bank.
Housing and Utilities
Whether it's downtown condos, historic Uptown homes, or Lakefront and suburban developments, Greater New Orleans offers prospective residents a multitude of housing options at a wide variety of price points.
From public, private, and parochial K-12, to a high concentration of colleges and universities, quality educational options abound.
With a growing network of top-tier hospitals and groundbreaking research facilities, New Orleans is quickly becoming a top healthcare destination.
Whether by car, bike, bus, streetcar, or plane, Greater New Orleans offers plenty of affordable and accessible options for getting to, from, and around the region.
Like the rest of the Gulf Coast, Greater New Orleans has a humid, subtropical climate that yields hot summers, mild winters, and lush outdoor spaces year-round.
Rankings & Facts
Most Fun City in America, 2022(New Orleans) WalletHub
Most Family-Friendly City in America, 2019(New Orleans) Homes.com
Food Destination in America, 2023(New Orleans) TripAdvisor
Most Excellent City in the U.S., 2022(New Orleans) TripAdvisor
City for Creatives…That You Can Afford to Live In, 2019(New Orleans) Thrillist
State with Highest In-Migration of Millennials, 2016(Louisiana) Porch.com
Fastest Growing Traditional City, 2016(New Orleans) Public Square
Find Your Dream Job
From tech to healthcare to manufacturing and beyond, explore the many career opportunities awaiting you in New Orleans.
However you live, you can live here. Discover which of New Orleans’s diverse neighborhoods best fits your preferences.