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Ponchatoula is a suburban city right off Interstate 55 in southern Louisiana. Near both Lake Maurepas and Lake Pontchartrain, Ponchatoula is nearly the same distance from Baton Rouge to the west as it is from New Orleans in the southeast. But homes for rent in Ponchatoula have much more to offer than just a great location. The idyllic town center, long history and rich culture make Ponchatoula the perfect place for families to live in southeast Louisiana. 

Fun Facts for Future Renters

  • The city is known as the Strawberry Capital of the World. Residents will enjoy celebrating this title at the decades-old annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival. Regional foods like jambalaya and the Strawberry Royalty mark this fan-favorite event. 
  • Like much of southern Louisiana, Ponchatoula was mainly a timber town in the early 1800s. Eventually, they switched to commercial farming, and strawberries emerged as a profitable crop. Now tourism joins strawberry farming as a reason for the area's economic success.
  • Ponchatoula has a variety of features that townspeople love, from local businesses, antique shops and restaurants to more than a dozen festivals and museums.
  • The city started when a railroad surveyor saw promise in a dry patch of land near the lakes and railroad. It's named after the Ponchatoula River. Ponchatoula means "hanging hair," a Choctaw reference to Spanish moss.

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Live in Ponchatoula

Ponchatoula offers families the chance to live in a safe, residential city with easy access to both the state capital and the state's largest city. People will enjoy the plentiful parks, picturesque town center and large yards of Ponchatoula.

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