NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A study ranks the best and worst places to live in the state of Louisiana.
The study, conducted by website homesnacks.com, analyzed 109 cities with a population of 5,000 or more taking into account numerous factors.
- Highest unemployment rates
- Adjusted median income (median income adjusted for the cost of living)
- High housing vacancy rate
- Education (low expenditures per student and low student teacher ratio)
- Population density (the lower the worse)
- Long commute times
- High crime
- The worst weather
To view the full study, click here.
For a full ranking of Louisiana cities with a population of over 5,000, click here.