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Living in New Orleans

New Orleans has an average Walk Score of 58 with 343,829 residents.

New Orleans is somewhat bikeable.

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

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Walk Score of New Orleans, LA

New Orleans is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Starbucks

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James M. Singleton Charter School

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in New Orleans.

New Orleans Apartments for Rent

New Orleans Neighborhoods

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Population

1 French Quarter 98 - 90 3,692
2 Central Business District 94 - 75 2,288
3 Marigny 93 - 88 3,076
4 Touro 92 - 68 2,927
5 Iberville 91 - 89 1,153
6 Lower Garden District 91 - 71 6,576
7 East Riverside 90 - 68 2,829
8 Garden District 88 - 66 2,307
9 Irish Channel 87 - 64 4,316
10 St. Thomas Development Neighborhood 86 - 68 1,059
11 West Riverside 86 - 67 4,766
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
17 Treme - Lafitte 80 - 91 4,138
18 City Park 80 - 81 2,898
19 Leonidas 80 - 77 6,684
20 Mid-City 76 - 72 14,480
21 Bayou St. John 76 - 87 3,516
22 St. Claude 72 - 79 6,835
23 Tulane - Gravier 72 - 63 3,571
24 Audubon 72 - 73 15,828
25 Black Pearl 72 - 94 1,749
26 Seventh Ward 72 - 85 10,240
27 Freret 71 - 66 1,712
28 Marleyville - Fontainbleau 68 - 70 5,738
29 Algiers Point 68 - 79 2,470
30 Gert Town 65 - 74 3,574
31 Fairgrounds 65 - 83 5,195
32 St. Roch 64 - 68 6,639
33 Broadmoor 64 - 68 5,290
34 Whitney 63 - 71 2,482
35 B. W. Cooper 62 - 65 785
36 Lakeview 60 - 56 6,354
37 McDonough 59 - 63 2,412
38 Holy Cross 57 - 57 2,726
39 West End 54 - 57 3,179
40 Behrman 54 - 52 8,050
41 Holly Grove 53 - 56 4,447
42 Navarre 52 - 56 2,304
43 Gentilly Terrace 52 - 60 8,229
44 Dillard 50 - 61 4,359
45 U. S. Naval Base 48 - 54 2,214
46 Lower Ninth Ward 48 - 50 2,838
47 Read Boulevard West 48 - 54 5,387
48 Gentilly Woods 47 - 58 2,827
49 Dixon 46 - 54 1,266
50 Fischer Development Neighborhood 44 - 42 733
51 St. Anthony 43 - 76 3,510
52 Milneburg 43 - 60 3,399
53 St. Bernard Area 42 - 56 955
54 Old Aurora 40 - 44 16,379
55 West Lake Forest 39 - 45 4,102
56 Fillmore 38 - 57 4,230
57 Desire Area 38 - 41 1,198
58 Florida Area 36 - 47 1,275
59 Plum Orchard 35 - 45 4,158
60 Pines Village 35 - 39 3,438
61 Lake Terrace - Oaks 34 - 54 2,470
62 Lake Shore - Lake Vista 31 - 41 3,444
63 Tall Timbers - Brechtel 30 - 41 12,232
64 Little Woods 30 - 35 31,671
65 Viavant - Venetian Isles 29 - 43 947
66 Desire Development Neighborhood 29 - 38 786
67 Lakewood 27 - 42 1,663
68 Village De L'Est 24 - 34 8,017
69 Read Boulevard East 23 - 33 5,692
70 Ponchartrain Park 20 - 41 1,469
71 New Aurora 17 - 33 4,040
72 Lake Catherine 5 - 26 892
73 English Turn 2 - 25 1,758

Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,752 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in New Orleans.

People in New Orleans can walk to an average of 1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Cafe Reconcile

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Elizabeth's

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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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Jackson Square

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Woldenberg Park

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Garden District Book Shop

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Garden District Book Shop

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St Vincent's Guesthouse

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Bourbon Street

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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Saint Louis Cathedral

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Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

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New Orleans Fire Museum

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Napoleon Ave At St Charles

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

New Orleans is Talking About...

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Mississippi River View

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Running Of The Bulls

thumbnail for StarbucksThis iconic place is a world class restaurant. It offers classic New Orleans dishes served by a very polished waitstaff. Gourmands from Europe fly to New Orleans just to dine in Commander's Palace.

Michael Greene
on Starbucks

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