Percent of renters and homeowners paying unafforable housing costs in New Orleans, 1979, 1989, 1999, 2010, 2016. Households paying 35% or more of income on housing are defined as paying unaffordable housing costs.
Average wage by key and local industries in New Orleans, 2016. Wages refer to average wages, salaries, and proprietor earnings. They do not include benefits, supplements, or similar non-salary additions.