Lower Garden District, New Orleans

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Lower Garden District is a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans. A subdistrict of the Central City/Garden District Area, its boundaries as defined by the City Planning Commission are: St. Charles Avenue, Felicity, Prytania, Thalia, Magazine, and Julia Streets to the north; the New Orleans Morial Convention Center, Crescent City Connection, and Mississippi River to the east; Felicity Street, Magazine Street, Constance Street, Jackson Avenue, Chippewa Street, Soraparu Street, and St. Thomas Street to the south; and 1st Street to the west.GeographyLower Garden District is located at and has an elevation of 6ft. According to the United States Census Bureau, the district has a total area of 1.16mi2, 0.95mi2 of which is land and 0.21mi2 (18.1%) of which is water.It includes the Papillon Apartments, an apartment complex operated by Tulane University for graduate students and their families.Adjacent neighborhoods Central Business District (north) Mississippi River (east) St. Thomas Development (south) Irish Channel (west) Garden District (west) Central City (west)
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  • On our December trip to New Orleans, we had the opportunity to spend some time, once again, in the Lower-Garden District, though mostly along St Charles Ave. We took the St Charles Ave Streetcar to th...  more »
  • The Garden District has always been considered to historically run from Louisiana Ave to Jackson Avenue, and St, Charles Ave to Magazine. Just ask the folks who pay the huge security services taxes in...  more »
  • We grew up in (wife is a native), or near (I am from the Mississippi Gulf Coast) New Orleans, an the Lower Garden District has always been a favorite neighborhood of ours. It has had some ups, and dow...  more »

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