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New Orleans household count close to pre-Katrina levels | WWL


As we approach the 10 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, there is evidence that the population has rebounded to a point where the city is just a few thousand residents away from match the pre-Katrina levels.

A new report is out today.

According to Allison Plyer of the Greater New Orleans Community Data Center, the city is just under 10 percent from a complete recovery.

''The city had about 200,000 households receiving mail (before Katrina), and we now have nearly 182,000... or about 90% percent," said Plyer.

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