Risk score: 50.23

Readiness score: 52.33

Comparable Cities?

New Orleans, LA

South, Orleans Parish County

Median Household Income: $36,792
Population: 376,738

Through sub-city data, you can visualize where climate hazards and social vulnerabilities are highest, and consider adaptation strategies to help ensure the distribution of resources to improve social equity across communities.

Select indicators below to pinpoint the locations of vulnerable populations overlaid with structural conditions that contribute to heightened climate risk.

The built environment refers to the human-made surroundings that provide the setting for human activity. Indicators of the built environment were selected based on the following justifications:

Social vulnerability refers to the inability of people, organizations, and societies to withstand adverse impacts from multiple stressors to which they are exposed. Indicators of social vulnerability were selected based on the following justifications:


Exploring Neighborhood Equity