When people move to the New Orleans area, flood zones are a huge part of why they choose to buy homes in certain areas. FEMA is currently in the process of updating the flood maps for the West Bank.
Proposed New Orleans West Bank Flood Map Changes
There is still a period for public feedback and comments, so these may not end up being the final maps, but it’s a good place to start when you are considering buying a home in one of these parishes.
In the meantime, you can find your current flood zone here.