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Living in Central City New Orleans

Central City is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in New Orleans with 10,945 residents.

Central City is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: B. W. Cooper, Garden District, Milan, Broadmoor, Central Business District, Touro and Tulane - Gravier.

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Walk Score of Central City, New Orleans, LA

Central City is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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James M. Singleton Charter School

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Cafe Reconcile

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Central City New Orleans.

Central City is the 14th most walkable neighborhood in New Orleans with a Walk Score of 83.

Find apartments in New Orleans's most walkable neighborhoods: French Quarter, Central Business District and Marigny.

Central City Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Central City to other New Orleans neighborhoods.

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Population

12 Uptown 86 - 68 5,955
13 East Carrollton 86 - 84 4,342
14 Central City 83 - 71 10,945
15 Bywater 83 - 92 3,351
16 Milan 81 - 68 5,138

Eating & Drinking

There are about 142 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Central City.

People in Central City can walk to an average of 5 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of The Grocery in Central City, New Orleans

The Grocery

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Velvet Central

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thumbnail for James M. Singleton Charter School#CentralCity Named for a former New Orleans councilman, this primary charter school opens its doors as a polling place and after-school programs.

Gail Earls
on James M. Singleton Charter School

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Central City has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Central City, New Orleans, LA

Central City is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Central City

Photo of Elms Mansion in Central City, New Orleans

Elms Mansion

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Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal)

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Ashé Cultural Arts Center

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The Big Top

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Hope Community Credit Union

thumbnail for Cafe Reconcile#CentralCity This venerable program to teach culinary and hospitality service to low-income teens offers lunch weekdays and catering. The building is newly renovated and can host private function.

Gail Earls
on Cafe Reconcile

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Milton Latter Branch Library

Photo of The Grocery in Central City, New Orleans

The Grocery

Photo of Elms Mansion in Central City, New Orleans

Elms Mansion

Photo of Elms Mansion in Central City, New Orleans

Elms Mansion

thumbnail for Elms MansionThe Elms Mansion is an historic place on St. Charles Avenue. It is a beautiful example of New Orleans architecture from 1869. Today it functions as a public venue for weddings and outdoor celebrations.

Michael Greene
on Elms Mansion

Photo of Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal) in Central City, New Orleans

Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal)

Photo of Israelites Baptist Church in Central City, New Orleans

Israelites Baptist Church

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Maïs Arepas

thumbnail for Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal)This octagonal gothic church was built in 1886. It is a classic example of Garden District architecture from the 19th century.

Michael Greene
on Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal)

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