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Discover Houses for Rent in Westwego, LA

Westwego is a suburb of New Orleans on the southern banks of the Mississippi River. Bordered on the east by Marrero, Westwego is a residential city on Route 90 that families will love. Homes for rent in Westwego are close to downtown New Orleans, with the Crescent City Connection to the east and the Huey P. Long Bridge in the west, making for quick commutes no matter which part of the city you're driving to. Although the city is bordered by the river on the north end, the entire south side is scenic wetlands. Families will also like the convenient shopping areas, nearby schools, easy access to recreation areas and plentiful other families.

Fun Facts for Future Renters

  • The Mississippi River Trail, a more than 3,000-mile paved pedestrian and cyclist path that runs from Minnesota to New Orleans, goes through Westwego. 
  • Westwego was founded in 1870 when the Texas and Pacific Railroad was put in. The reasoning for the name isn't known for sure, but is speculated to be because of the phrase "West we go" in conjunction with the railroad's construction westward.
  • The Westwego Farmers and Fisheries Market is a cultural and community mainstay where citizens can get a taste of the local fare.
  • The Sala Avenue Historic District is a fun way for visitors and residents to learn about the area and its history. 

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Live in Westwego

Families will be happy to make a home in Westwego. The city, just south of New Orleans, offers residents plenty of fun activities and amenities both in the city limits and nearby. 

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Emerald Pointe

Emerald Pointe

Harvey, LA 70058 (6.10 miles)

Price: $660-$1,090

(504) 655-9283

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Summerfield Apartment Homes

Summerfield Apartment Homes

Harvey, LA 70058 (6.09 miles)

Price: $630-$1,090

(504) 300-0647

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Mark Twain I

Mark Twain I

River Ridge, LA 70123 (6.14 miles)

Price: $685-$1,130

(504) 655-9301

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Tanglewood Apartments

Tanglewood Apartments

Westwego, LA 70094 (0.68 miles)

Price: $670-$875

(504) 655-9366

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1

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Audubon Village

Audubon Village

Westwego, LA 70094 (2.00 miles)

Price: $610-$795

(225) 304-5165

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Emerald Pointe

Emerald Pointe

Harvey, LA 70058 (6.10 miles)

Price: $660-$1,090

(504) 655-9283

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Summerfield Apartment Homes

Summerfield Apartment Homes

Harvey, LA 70058 (6.09 miles)

Price: $630-$1,090

(504) 300-0647

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Mark Twain I

Mark Twain I

River Ridge, LA 70123 (6.14 miles)

Price: $685-$1,130

(504) 655-9301

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Metairie, LA 70001 (6.31 miles)

Price: From $1,365

(504) 708-5174

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Furnished Studio - New Orleans

Kenner, LA 70062 (8.95 miles)

Price: From $1,260

(504) 708-5183

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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The Maritime Apartments

The Maritime Apartments

New Orleans, LA 70112 (5.36 miles)

Price: $1,325-$2,650

(504) 273-2497

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Mark Twain II

Mark Twain II

River Ridge, LA 70123 (6.92 miles)

Price: $630-$1,055

(504) 684-8777

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Privateer Place

Privateer Place

New Orleans, LA 70148 (9.75 miles)

Price: $419-$844

(504) 300-0573

Beds: 1 - 4, Baths: 1 - 2

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Clearwater Creek

Clearwater Creek

River Ridge, LA 70123 (4.09 miles)

Price: $960-$1,205

(504) 273-2515

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Calypso Bay

Calypso Bay

Gretna, LA 70056 (7.17 miles)

Price: $1,000-$1,850

(504) 273-2507

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Josephine Lofts

Josephine Lofts

New Orleans, LA 70130 (4.42 miles)

Price: $1,315-$2,435

(504) 655-9352

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Union Lofts Downtown Luxury Living

Union Lofts Downtown Luxury Living

New Orleans, LA 70130 (5.26 miles)

Price: From $1,805

(504) 684-8785

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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D.H. Holmes Apartments - French Quarter

D.H. Holmes Apartments - French Quarter

New Orleans, LA 70112 (5.59 miles)

Price: $1,130-$3,680

(504) 273-2504

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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