Fairgrounds, New Orleans
|New Orleans Neighborhood|
|Planning District||District 4, Mid-City District|
|Elevation||0 ft (0 m)|
|Area||0.87 sq mi (2.3 km2)|
|- land||0.87 sq mi (2 km2)|
|- water||0.00 sq mi (0 km2), 0%|
|Density||3,448 / sq mi (1,331 / km2)|
|- summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
Fairgrounds is a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans. A subdistrict of the Mid-City District Area, its boundaries as defined by the City Planning Commission are: Florida Avenue, Dugue, Treasure, Republic and Abundance Streets to the north, North Broad Street to the east, Esplanade Avenue to the south and Bayou St. John to the west.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the district has a total area of 0.87 square miles (2.3 km2), 0.87 square miles (2.3 km2) of which is land and 0.00 square miles (0.0 km2) (0.0%) of which is water.
- St. Bernard Projects (north)
- St. Roch (north)
- Seventh Ward (east)
- Bayou St. John (south)
- City Park (west)
The City Planning Commission defines the boundaries of Fairgrounds as these streets: Florida Avenue, Dugue Street, Treasure Street, Republic Street, Abundance Street, North Broad Street, Esplanade Avenue and Bayou St. John.
Landmarks and cityscape
The remainder of the neighborhood is predominantly residential, with some local businesses along Esplanade Avenue, Ponce de Leon Street, and Gentilly Road.