Want a Beautiful New Home? Move to Destrehan

Destrehan, a suburb in St. Charles Parish just northwest of East Jefferson, is a community filled with southern charm. Its location on I-310 makes it convenient to the Louis Armstrong International Airport and other destinations in the Metro New Orleans area.

There has been a surge of new construction in recent years, giving home buyers more houses to choose from among tree-lined streets and quiet residential areas.

Thinking about making a move to this one-of-a-kind neighborhood? Let's explore!

The Best Deals in Destrehan

Attention Destrehan Homeowners!

Buyers are willing to pay a premium for homes in the Destrehan. If you are even considering selling your home, we'd love to help you maximize your equity. Get started by requesting a free home evaluation to see just how much your home is worth in today's competitive market!

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Highlights of Destrehan

Don't Miss Commander's Palace

Challenge your skills and your neighbors to friendly competition on the golf course at Cypress Lakes Country Club. The 18-hole course features strategically placed water hazards, bunkers, and dog-leg holes. Members can enjoy the golf course and scheduled tournaments, as well as the restaurant and bar, tennis courts and programs, and pool and swim team.

Destrehan Plantation

Another key feature of this New Orleans suburb is Destrehan Plantation. This historic home, located right off LA-48 about a quarter-mile from I-310, gives residents a peek into New Orleans's past beginning in the mid-1700s. The site features a restored plantation home, Spanish moss-draped oak trees, guided tours, exhibits, and the annual Spring Heritage Day.

Destrehan at a Glance

Getting Around

North Shore Beach: 1hour 11mins
New Orleans: 30 mins
NOLA Int'l Airport: 13 mins


Number of Parks: 4
Median Home Value: $330k
Median Household Income: $108,640

What's Nearby Destrehan

Commute Info

French Quarter: 31 min
Uptown New Orleans: 29 min
MSY International Airport: 15 min
Highways: I-310, US-61, LA-48

Ready to Find Your Home in Destrehan?

Contact us today for more information about the neighborhood or to take a tour of your favorite homes. We would love to tell you more about the area.

Thinking about buying or selling a home in the gorgeous Destrehan? Let our team guide you throughout every step of the process! As Destrehan experts, we have what it takes to help you move with confidence.

Discover The River Parishes

The River Parishes, St. Charles and St. John, are not only convenient to New Orleans, but they're highly regarded for their public schools and large homes.

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3500 Causeway Blvd Suite 350
Metairie, LA 70002