About Violet, Louisiana
Coordinates: 29°54?04?N 89°53?49?W? / ?29.90111°N 89.89694°W? / 29.90111; -89.89694Violet is a census-designated place (CDP) in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 8,555 at the 2000 census. Violet is located on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 7.5 miles (12.1 km) southeast of New Orleans and is part of the New Orleans?Metairie?Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area.