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Westwego - Town vs. County Stats

Westwego - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Westwego: $178,000/Co. / County Avg $284,800

31%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Westwego: 1,459/Co. / County Avg 2,013

36%

Avg Price per/ft2 in Westwego: $122/Co. / County Avg $141

86%

Avg Walkscore in Westwego: 55 / County Avg 48

58%

Avg Year Built in Westwego: 1989/Co. / County Avg 1984

50%

Avg Days on Website in Westwego: 111/Co. / County Avg 98

57%

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Westwego is cleverly named due to its usage as a passageway to the Western frontier for pioneers. The area is home to some of the most picturesque swamps and bayous Louisiana has to offer. Bayou Segnette State Park is adjacent to Westwego. The 580-acre park’s extensive grounds make up one of the most popular state parks in Louisiana.

The John A. Alario Event Center and Bayou Segnette Sports Complex are found at the state park in Westwego. They play host to many tournaments, conferences, and performance events.

The City of Westwego serves as a popular launching point for bayou excursions and several swamp tours, and is home of an extensive seafood marketing which offers fresh fish caught from the waters of Louisiana.

The Historic District of Westwego is centered on Sala Avenue. The area is being redeveloped for visitors and locals. Westwego Farmers and Fisheries Market is home to an array of fresh produce, arts, seafood, crafts and is open Saturdays from 9am to 1pm. Free outdoor concerts are offered during the summer and fall. Inside the Fisherman’s exchange building is the Westwego Historic Museum is an old time hardware store.