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Gentilly Terrace, New Orleans

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- land  1.21 sq mi (3 km)
- summer (DST)  CDT (UTC-5)
Area code  504
- water  0.00 sq mi (0 km), 0%
Area  3.134 km²
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Restaurants  Fiorella's Cafe - the Original, Seasons Of Louisiana, Nick & Katie's Kitchen, Fleury of Wings, Chickie Wah Wah

Gentilly Terrace is a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans. A subdistrict of the Gentilly District Area, its boundaries as defined by the City Planning Commission are: Filmore Avenue to the north, People's Avenue to the east, Dahlia Walk and Benefit Street to the south and Elysian Fields Avenue to the west.


Map of Gentilly Terrace, New Orleans, LA, USA


Gentilly Terrace is located at 30°00′10″N 90°03′10″W and has an elevation of 0 feet (0.0 m). According to the United States Census Bureau, the district has a total area of 1.21 square miles (3.1 km2). 1.21 square miles (3.1 km2) of which is land and 0.00 square miles (0.0 km2) (0.0%) of which is water.

Adjacent Neighborhoods

  • Milneburg (north)
  • Gentilly Woods (east)
  • Desire Area (east)
  • St. Roch (south)
  • Dillard (west)
  • St. Anthony (west)
  • Boundaries

    The City Planning Commission defines the boundaries of Gentilly Terrace as these streets: Filmore Avenue, People's Avenue, Dahlia Walk, Benefit Street and Elysian Fields Avenue.


    As of the census of 2000, there were 10,542 people, 4,258 households, and 2,783 families residing in the neighborhood. The population density was 8,712 /mi² (3,401 /km²).

    As of the census of 2010, there were 8,210 people, 3,351 households, and 2,158 families residing in the neighborhood.


    The Orleans Parish School Boards (OPSB) will begin the process of unifying the once fragemented school system. The OPSB will operate a portfolio of charter schools, becoming a district that oversees charter management organizations.

  • Gentilly Terrace Charter School
  • Benjamin Franklin High School (New Orleans)
  • Holy Cross School (New Orleans)
  • Brother Martin High School
  • Restaurants & Eateries

  • Adrian's Bakery
  • Chinese Tea Garden
  • Daddy's Donuts
  • Daiquiris & Company
  • East of Italy
  • Good Time Sushi
  • Pepperoni Ray's
  • Sammy's Food Service & Deli
  • Sassafras on the Lakefront
  • The Juju Bag Cafe
  • Yummy Sushi & Hibachi
  • Zimmer's Seafood
  • References

    Gentilly Terrace, New Orleans Wikipedia

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