Eating, Drinking and Recreation
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Enjoy drinks after work with coworkers and friends in CBD at Harem. With a few different restaurants in the area, CBD residents can fill their cravings for pizza, deli snacks and more. Run up a tab at some of the local bars, including spots like Ampersand and Paradise Island Bar. On top of that, chain and franchise restaurants like Domino's Pizza and Arby's are to be found in the neighborhood.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in CBD, browse the Yelp page.
When hunger strikes, CBD residents can shop multiple grocery stores to fill up on home staples. Cajun Country Store and Canal Grocery & Market Place are both located on Canal St. Take a bite out of Swiss Confectionery Inc for some sweet local flavor, found on Saint Charles Ave., or try a taste of Franzinbizness Inc, another neighborhood bakery which is also in the area. Furthermore, the neighborhood is home to a few more universally familiar grocer chain stores, such as Magazine Discount Market and Smoothie King.
CBD has many retailers for last-minute shopping needs, including Riverside Fashion and Hustler Hollywood 3001. Additionally, CBD is also home to a number of retailers, including Bayou Gifts.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
Is CBD the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. The cost of living in CBD is 76% costlier than comparable suburban areas of New Orleans, such as Broadmoor Uptown. On average a household in CBD spends $50K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Broadmoor Uptown, which come to around $28.5K/year.
The nearby neighborhood of Broadmoor Uptown is distinct from Cbd for multiple reasons. In CBD the median age is 25, while in Broadmoor Uptown it's 19. In CBD, the average household size is 1.34 people, and it's 2.18 people in Broadmoor Uptown.
At $61.1K, the average income level in CBD is significantly higher than that of Broadmoor Uptown's, which stands at $24.2K.