Situated just 40 miles southwest of New Orleans, Houma is known as Louisiana's Bayou Country, covered with mysterious swamps and vast wetlands. Houma is home to a rare blend of nature and deep-rooted Cajun culture and hospitality. Discover unique dialect, lively music, and a history that's rich in heritage and hospitality. The area is an excellent and welcoming place, especially for young families with children.
Houma is connected to the rest of the USA via US-90. There are multiple 24/7 taxi services. The closest commercial airport to Houma is the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. You can learn more about the airport and routes it covers here.
According to GreatSchools, Houma is home to 74 schools, mostly Preschools and elementary schools. Many of them are highly ranked.