70 Haunting Images Of Abandoned New Orleans According to the 2010 census, New Orleans lost the greatest percentage of its population out of any other US city (29.1%) in the past 10 years. Things are starting to get better, but as you can see, in some parts of NOLA, not much has changed since 2005.
Wanna swim? The abandoned swimming pool is about all that’s left of the old Rose Island Amusement Park that was destroyed back in the 1930’s when the Ohio River flooded. After all these years, it still holds water by twhrider (Louisville). The state park in Charlestown still does guided hikes on the island from time to time.