Saint Rose is a narrow, riverside community just outside New Orleans. This residential town runs alongside the mighty Mississippi River, just off Route 48. Despite its convenient location near the river and the state's largest city, homes for rent in Saint Rose still give residents the space for recreation and natural exploration that they wouldn't get in a more urban area. Although nearby there are many acres of farmland, families will like Saint Rose because there are plenty of other families close by for dinner parties and play dates.
Fun Facts for Future Renters
The town was named after the Saint Rose Plantation, which existed until 1904.
Saint Rose is part of Saint Charles Parish. The parish is one of the original 19 created in 1807 from an area known as the German Coast. The area was originally settled by German families in 1720, who were working for John Law. They experienced a variety of hardships prior to the area's agricultural success.
Saint Rose is part of Greater New Orleans. It only takes about 25 minutes to drive from Saint Rose to downtown New Orleans. Residents are also near beautiful Lake Pontchartrain.