City living with classic river charm. That’s the slogan for Port Allen, a charmingly beautiful town located on the west bank of the Mississippi River between I-10 and Highway 190. A part of the Baton Rouge metro area, you’ll get the best of both worlds when it comes to country living and big city life.
Port Allen real estate includes both restored and newly constructed single-family homes, duplexes and doubles. If you’re looking to get out of the big city but have all the conveniences of living in a mid-size, modern rural community, then consider looking at homes for sale in Port Allen.
As you would expect with such glorious river views, residents of Port Allen enjoy lots of outdoor opportunities for play and recreation. Locals enjoy places like William & Lee Park, Rivoult Memorial Park and the Port Allen Soccer Complex. How about an overnight or weekend campout in the great outdoors? Cajun Country Campground is a great local spot that brings folks from all over the surrounding communities. In Port Allen, there are also lots of great places to dine. Cou-Yon’s Cajun Restaurant is known for its tailgating specialty trays, and DC’s Grill serves up chicken wings and chicken quesadillas. You’re always just 15 minutes from the International Airport as well as the campuses of LSU and Southern University. You can also head to the east bank of the river to visit the Old State Capitol Building and Spanish Town.
The possibilities for fun in Port Allen are endless. This river town offers the charm of a small town with a close proximity to big city features. You’ll love calling Port Allen home!