French Quarter   CBD, New Orleans, LA

French Quarter Cbd Neighborhood Guide New Orleans, LA


The French Quarter CBD neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana is the city's historic heart, famous for its vibrant nightlife and colorful buildings with cast-iron balconies. Histories trace back to the city's founding in 1718, with landmarks including Jackson Square, the site of the original New Orleans settlement. The busy Bourbon Street is a notable roadway in this area and the iconic St. Louis Cathedral is a focal point. The district lies along the Mississippi River, rendering a spectacular view.

What You Will Love About French Quarter CBD, New Orleans, Louisiana

  • The neighborhood is an eclectic mix of vibrant nightlife, fine dining, historic sites, and cultural venues.
  • The district offers a cultural immersion with its French and Spanish Creole architecture and vibrant local dialect.
  • The French Quarter CBD is the city's cultural hub, housing several museums and art galleries.
  • There's never a dull moment with the area's numerous music clubs and street musicians and artists.

What's Nearby

The French Quarter is close to other popular New Orleans neighborhoods like Marigny and Treme-Lafitte. It's not far from the Museum District which houses the National WWII Museum and Contemporary Arts Center. The famous New Orleans City Park is also easily reachable, offering a plethora of outdoor activities.


Life in the French Quarter CBD is full of music, food, and a distinct culture. The neighborhood is always buzzing with activity, offering a vibrant nightlife, and a wide variety of restaurants serving Creole cuisine.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 808 restaurants, 98 grocery stores, and 55 parks within a mile of the French Quarter - CBD neighborhood.

    Nesbit's Magazine Street Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    301 Magazine St

    Nesbit's Magazine Stre

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    301 Magazine St

    Unique Grocery Store

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    127 Royal St

    Magnolia Candy Kitchen

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Candy Store, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    301 Decatur St

    South Market District

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.3 miles

    611 Okeefe Ave

    Groceries 2 Go

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Stores

    0.3 miles

    212 Loyola Ave

French Quarter Cbd Apartments and Rentals

311 Rental properties in French Quarter CBD, New Orleans, LA.

  • The Annex property


    The Annex

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    820–1796 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • River Garden on St. Andrew property


    River Garden on St. Andrew

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    619–1022 Sqft

  • D.H. Holmes property


    D.H. Holmes

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    547–1346 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • 2424 Tulane property


    2424 Tulane

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    662–979 Sqft

    9 Units Available

  • Four Winds NOLA property


    Four Winds NOLA

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–4 Baths

    524–3543 Sqft

    7 Units Available

  • 1300 OCH at H3C property

    Contact for Price

    1300 OCH at H3C

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    704–1200 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

Cost of Living

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French Quarter Cbd Demographics

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French Quarter Cbd Transportation

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Walker’s Paradise

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Very Bikeable

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Julia Street


753 Saint Charles Ave

St Charles Streetcar - Common

Train Stop

St Charles Ave

St Charles Streetcar - First Street

Train Stop

St Charles Ave


French Quarter Cbd Schools

Neighborhoods Around French Quarter Cbd

NeighborhoodStudioAvg RentAnnual Change
French QuarterNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Central Business DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$991
Garden DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$975
Warehouse DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Mid-City New OrleansNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,300
AlgiersNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$737
Mid-CityNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,050--
UptownNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Uptown and CarrolltonNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$850
GentillyNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Lower Garden DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,290
Central CityNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Lafayette SquareNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
LakeviewNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
MarignyNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Tulane - GravierNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Bywater DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Bourbon StreetNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Faubourg LafayetteNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Esplanade Ridge Historic DistrictNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,300--
BywaterNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
St. Charles AvenueNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Algiers PointNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
MilanNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
AudubonNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,599--
Seventh WardNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
St. RochNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Irish ChannelNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,050--
LeonidasNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,100
FairgroundsNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,214--
East CarrolltonNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$1,150--
City ParkNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----
Tall Timbers - BrechtelNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana$737
Old AuroraNeighborhood in New-orleans, Louisiana----