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Living in Central City New Orleans

Central City is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in New Orleans with 10,945 residents.

Central City has good public transportation and is very bikeable.

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

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85 Walk Score of Central City, New Orleans, LA

Central City is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Elms Mansion

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

Christ Church Cathedral (Episcopal)

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

Central City is the 13th most walkable neighborhood in New Orleans with a Walk Score of 85.

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

Central City New Orleans Apartments for Rent

Central City Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Central City to other New Orleans neighborhoods.

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Population

11 Uptown 87 54 77 5,955
12 West Riverside 86 46 75 4,766
13 Central City 85 57 78 10,945
14 Bywater 85 44 85 3,351
15 Treme - Lafitte 85 63 100 4,138

Eating & Drinking

There are about 118 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Central City.

People in Central City can walk to an average of 4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of The Grocery in Central City, New Orleans

The Grocery

Photo of Velvet Central in Central City, New Orleans

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

78 Bike Score of Central City, New Orleans, LA

Central City is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of The Big Top in Central City, New Orleans

The Big Top

Photo of Hope Community Credit Union in Central City, New Orleans

Hope Community Credit Union

Photo of Milton Latter Branch Library in Central City, New Orleans

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 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

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

Photo of Maïs Arepas in Central City, New Orleans

Maïs Arepas

Photo of Milton Latter Branch Library in Central City, New Orleans

Milton Latter Branch Library

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 Cafe Reconcile in Central City, New Orleans

Cafe Reconcile

Photo of Elms Mansion in Central City, New Orleans

Elms Mansion

Photo of Majestic Mortuary Services Inc in Central City, New Orleans

Majestic Mortuary Services Inc

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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