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New Orleans Neighborhoods

Profiles and descriptions of unique New Orleans Neighborhoods, along with their history, unique qualities, landmarks, architecture, restaurants, bars, shops, photographs, and more.

Algiers Point - A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile
Profile of Algiers Point, a neighborhood on the west bank of New Orleans

Irish Channel - A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile
An article about the Irish Channel - A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile

Algiers Point Neighborhood Walking Tour
An Algiers Point walking tour including landmarks, parks, restaurants, bars, historic sites, historic homes, churches, the ferry landing and levee.

Top Restaurants and Bars in Algiers Point
Algiers Point doesn t have any fast food joints or chain restaurants. And that s just the way this historic neighborhood likes it. As expected, the local restaurants offer basics such as burgers and pizza, as well as typical Louisiana fare like fried seafood, po-boys, and gumbo. But you can also find hummus, barbeque, hoagies, and Cajun/Asian...

Audubon Neighborhood Walking Tour
This corner of the uptown area offers beauty in nature, architecture, and spirit.

Carrollton Neighborhood Profile
A Carrollton Neighborhood Profile, all about the Carrollton neighborhood in New Orleans, including Carrollton Avenue, its streetcars, Maple Street, Oak Street, Tulane, the university neighborhood, the riverbend area, Broadway Avenue, St Charles Avenue, and more.

Faubourg Marigny Neighborhood Profile
Faubourg Marigny Neighborhood Profile

French Market District Profile
A description of the historic French Market District in New Orleans.

Neighborhood Profile: French Quarter
The things we should all know about New Orleans' oldest neighborhood, the French Quarter.

French Quarter Walking Tour
Forget the tourists and bring your camera to enjoy the centuries of history and loveliness in New Orleans' French Quarter.

Neighborhood Profile: Garden District
A run-down of must-know facts about New Orleans' historic Garden District.

Lakeview Civic Improvement Association
This association as been together for over 80 years, working to blend residential and business interests in the area. Currently, they are focused on the New Orleans District 5 Neighborhood Recovery Group.

Broadmoor Improvement Association
Working together for the improvement of the area bordered by Nashville, S. Carrollton, Toledano, and S Jeff Davis Parkway. "Our neighborhood has a sense of awareness, unity, and pride."

Federal City New Orleans
Federal Cigty New Orleans is the redevelopment of the Algiers Navy Base into a mixed-use, public-private project intended to make a big positive economic impact locally. The development will include government and privates offices, residences, retail shops, restaurants, a town hall, an auditorium, and more. The Marine Corps Reserve...

Maple Area Residents, Inc.
This neighborhood association represents areas along S Carrollton, Willow, Audubon Street, and St. Charles Ave. "MARI is here to act in the best interests of our historic area by advocating for residents in zoning matters, hosting social events, organizing anti-crime initiatives, community service projects, and much more."

Mid-City New Orleans Neighborhood Organization
This area is bordered by City Park Ave., Pontchartrain Expressway, Broad St., and Orleans Ave. Their primary concerns are business promotion, neighborhood beautification, and Katrina recovery.

Rebuilding the Ninth.org
News and archives on the plans by ACORN and others to rebuild the Lower Ninth Ward after the damage done by Hurricane Katrina.


Warehouse District Profile
A quick profile of The Warehouse District in downtown New Orleans which is also now an Arts District and a Museum District.

Lakeview - A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile
A profile of Lakeview, a New Orleans neighborhood that no longer has a view of Lake Ponchartrain, but is a vital family-oriented neighborhood in New Orleans that was severely damaged by the city flood after Hurricane Katrina.

New Orleans Essentials
New Orleans Essentials for daily life in and background knowledge about New Orleans including information about jobs, schools, history, geography, language, government, civic issues, elections, statistics, hurricanes, films, books, celebrities, photos, and practical advice for living in New Orleans.

Restaurants in the Carrollton Neighborhood of New Orleans
A growing list of restaurants in the carrollton neighborhood of new orleans including those on carrollton avenue and in the riverbend area. Locations include dante's kitchen, brigtsens,boucherie, the iconic camellia grills and ye old college inn.

Treme - A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile
Treme, A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile, is a article about an historically african-american majority area of new orleans near the french quarter. Treme includes historic congo square, armstrong park, mahalia jackson theater, the site of historic storyville, the oldest cemetery in new orleans, soul food restaurants, and the backstreet museum...

Mid-City Neighborhood Profile
A New Orleans Mid-City Neighborhood Profile article, about the neighborhood including City Park, the New Orleans Museum of Art, Delgado Community College, historic cemeteries including Metairie Cemetery, and Bayou St. John.

Gentilly - A New Orleans Neighborhood Profile
Profile of Gentilly, a New Orleans neighborhood that includes the Fairgrounds (and Jazz Fest), Dillard, UNO, Southern University, Ben Franklin High School, mid-century California Arts and Craft bungalows, and more. It was hard hit by Katrina and the London Floodwall break.

Jefferson Parish Towns - Metro New Orleans Suburbs
List of Jefferson Parish cities and towns that are part of metropolitian New Orleans or are New Orleans suburbs ont the east and west bank ncluding Metairie, Kenner, Old Jefferson, Gretna, Terrytown, Harvey, Marrero and Westwego.

The North-Shore - Suburbs of New Orleans
All about Louisiana cities and towns on the North Shore of New Orleans across Lake Pontchartrain including the City of Mandeville, Madisonville, Folsum, Covington, Slidell, Abita Springs, and Lacombe in St. Tammany and even Brittney Spear's Kentwood in Tangipahoa Parish.

East Bank Jefferson Parish - Metro New Orleans Suburbs
List of Jefferson Parish East Bank communities that are part of metro New Orleans or are New Orleans suburbs including Metairie, Kenner, Old Jefferson, Elmwood, River Ridge and Harahan.

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