Metairie is the largest suburb of , , in . While much of the city experienced moderate flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Metairie has rebounded quickly.

Notable Places in the Area

, historically also known as Ochsner Clinic, Ochsner Hospital, and Ochsner Foundation Hospital, is a in , a short distance from the city limits of New Orleans. is situated 1½ miles south of Metairie. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

located at One Galleria Blvd in Metairie, Louisiana, is a 21-story, 269-foot -tall skyscraper designed by architect HKS, Inc. Photo: Steve Snodgrass, CC BY 2.0.

is a historic rural cemetery in , . is situated 2½ miles east of Metairie. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

is a hospital in Metairie, that specializes in woman's health services. is situated 2 miles northwest of Metairie.

Localities in the Area

is a census-designated place in , , United States, on the north side of the .

is the section of that is at the far end of from the , between the of New Orleans and .

is a census-designated place in , , United States, within the New Orleans–Metairie– .


Also Known As

In the Area



Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.  

Popular Destinations in Jefferson Parish

The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Metairie. See this page's contributions. Photo: PhotogMetairie, CC BY-SA 3.0.