Old Metairie is a charming community, full of beautiful oak-lined streets, within Jefferson Parish’s Metairie. As Veterans Blvd is the main artery to Metairie, Metairie Road is the main artery to Old Metairie. Like Metairie, Old Metairie is a primarily suburban area with a commercial district sprinkled along its main road. Its quaint commercial district is filled with small boutiques, coffee houses, restaurants, hair salons, and specialty groceries.
Many residents revel in the fact that living outside of New Orleans/Orleans Parish translates to lower property tax, lower sales tax, and lower car insurance.