East Riverside, New Orleans

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Coordinates: 29°55′10″N 90°05′40″W / 29.91944°N 90.09444°W / 29.91944; -90.09444
East Riverside
New Orleans Neighborhood
AusterlitzStreet21Jan2008RaisedShotgun2.jpg
"Raised shotgun" style house, 19th century residential architecture in the neighborhood
Country United States
State Louisiana
City New Orleans
Planning District District 2, Central City/Garden District
Elevation 7 ft (2.1 m)
Coordinates 29°55′10″N 90°05′40″W / 29.91944°N 90.09444°W / 29.91944; -90.09444
Area 0.25 sq mi (0.6 km2)
 - land 0.25 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2), 0%
Population 1,474 (2010)
Density 5,896 / sq mi (2,276 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code 504

East Riverside 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: Magazine Street to the north, Toledano Street to the east, Tchoupitoulas Street to the south and Napoleon Avenue to the west.

Geography[edit]

East Riverside is located at 29°55′10″N 90°05′40″W / 29.91944°N 90.09444°W / 29.91944; -90.09444 [1] and has an elevation of 7 feet (2.1 m).[2] According to the United States Census Bureau, the district has a total land area of 0.25 square miles (0.6 km2), with no bodies of water.

Adjacent Neighborhoods[edit]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census of 2000, there were 3,220 people, 1,386 households, and 709 families residing in the neighborhood.[3] The population density was 12,880 /mi² (5,367 /km²).

As of the census of 2010, there were 2,699 people, 1,324 households, and 600 families residing in the neighborhood.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "East Riverside Neighborhood". Greater New Orleans Community Data Center. Retrieved 5 January 2012.