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Living in New Orleans

New Orleans has an average Walk Score of 57 with 343,829 residents.

New Orleans is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable New Orleans neighborhoods are French Quarter, Central Business District and Marigny.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of New Orleans, LA

New Orleans is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Crescent City Connection Bridge

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Crescent City Classic

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in New Orleans.

New Orleans Apartments for Rent

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New Orleans Neighborhoods

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Population

1 French Quarter 97 - 90 3,692
2 Central Business District 93 - 75 2,288
3 Marigny 92 - 88 3,076
4 Touro 90 - 68 2,927
5 Lower Garden District 89 - 71 6,576
6 Iberville 88 - 89 1,153
7 East Riverside 88 - 68 2,829
8 St. Thomas Development Neighborhood 88 - 68 1,059
9 Garden District 88 - 66 2,307
10 Uptown 86 - 68 5,955
11 West Riverside 85 - 67 4,766
12 Irish Channel 85 - 64 4,316
13 East Carrollton 84 - 84 4,342
14 Central City 83 - 71 10,945
15 Treme - Lafitte 81 - 91 4,138
16 Milan 81 - 68 5,138
17 City Park 80 - 81 2,898
18 Bywater 80 - 92 3,351
19 Leonidas 78 - 77 6,684
20 Bayou St. John 78 - 87 3,516
21 Mid-City 77 - 72 14,480
22 Seventh Ward 77 - 85 10,240
23 Tulane - Gravier 74 - 63 3,571
24 Freret 73 - 66 1,712
25 Black Pearl 72 - 94 1,749
26 Audubon 71 - 73 15,828
27 Gert Town 71 - 74 3,574
28 St. Claude 71 - 79 6,835
29 Marleyville - Fontainbleau 69 - 70 5,738
30 Fairgrounds 69 - 83 5,195
31 Broadmoor 68 - 68 5,290
32 Algiers Point 65 - 79 2,470
33 St. Roch 63 - 68 6,639
34 B. W. Cooper 62 - 65 785
35 Holly Grove 59 - 56 4,447
36 Lakeview 58 - 56 6,354
37 Dixon 58 - 54 1,266
38 Whitney 57 - 71 2,482
39 McDonough 56 - 63 2,412
40 Gentilly Terrace 56 - 60 8,229
41 Dillard 55 - 61 4,359
42 West End 53 - 57 3,179
43 Behrman 50 - 52 8,050
44 Holy Cross 48 - 57 2,726
45 U. S. Naval Base 47 - 54 2,214
46 Read Boulevard West 45 - 54 5,387
47 Gentilly Woods 45 - 58 2,827
48 Navarre 43 - 56 2,304
49 Old Aurora 42 - 44 16,379
50 St. Anthony 42 - 76 3,510
51 Milneburg 41 - 60 3,399
52 Lower Ninth Ward 41 - 50 2,838
53 St. Bernard Area 39 - 56 955
54 Plum Orchard 38 - 45 4,158
55 Fischer Development Neighborhood 38 - 42 733
56 West Lake Forest 38 - 45 4,102
57 Pines Village 38 - 39 3,438
58 Florida Area 34 - 47 1,275
59 Viavant - Venetian Isles 32 - 43 947
60 Lake Shore - Lake Vista 32 - 41 3,444
61 Tall Timbers - Brechtel 31 - 41 12,232
62 Lake Terrace - Oaks 29 - 54 2,470
63 Desire Area 29 - 41 1,198
64 Little Woods 28 - 35 31,671
65 Lakewood 26 - 42 1,663
66 Fillmore 26 - 57 4,230
67 Village De L'Est 24 - 34 8,017
68 Read Boulevard East 22 - 33 5,692
69 Ponchartrain Park 18 - 41 1,469
70 New Aurora 16 - 33 4,040
71 Desire Development Neighborhood 15 - 38 786
72 Lake Catherine 5 - 26 892
73 English Turn 2 - 25 1,758

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,690 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in New Orleans.

People in New Orleans can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits

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Mojo

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thumbnail for Crescent City Connection BridgeThe Crescent City Connection Bridge. Connecting the Westbank of New Orleans to the Eastbank over the Mississippi River.

Daisha Hodges
on Crescent City Connection Bridge

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New Orleans has about 13 car shares from RelayRides and WeCar.

Neighborhood Guides

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Freret Street PubliQ House

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4508 Freret Street

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The High Hat Cafe

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New Orleans Public Library

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W New Orleans - French Quarter

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Saints and Sinners

Bike Score of New Orleans, LA

New Orleans is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Guy's Po-Boys

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Starbucks

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James M. Singleton Charter School

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Jackson Square

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Woldenberg Park

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Garden District Book Shop

thumbnail for Crescent City ClassicBreakfast for champions..locals giving away free breakfast along the 10k route of the crescent city classic....free.beer, free bacon and lots of love New Orleans style

Ian Cockburn
on Crescent City Classic

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Garden District Book Shop

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St Vincent's Guesthouse

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Bourbon Street

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Saint Louis Cathedral

thumbnail for Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits#Bywater Live music, craft cocktails and an eclectic wine selection under the stars.

Gail Earls
on Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits

New Orleans is Talking About...

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Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

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Cafe Reconcile

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New Orleans Fire Museum

thumbnail for Guy's Po-BoysWhere locals go for excellent poboys. Where I discovered shrimp poboys some 20 years ago....and they have been there for generations

Ian Cockburn
on Guy's Po-Boys

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