Uptown, New Orleans
Local businesses on Prytania Street
|Planning District||District 3, Uptown/Carrollton|
|• Total||0.64 sq mi (1.7 km2)|
|• Land||0.64 sq mi (1.7 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||2 ft (0.6 m)|
|• Density||5,000/sq mi (1,900/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
Uptown is a neighborhood of the city of New Orleans. A subdistrict of the Uptown/Carrollton Area, its boundaries as defined by the City Planning Commission are: LaSalle Street to the north, Napoleon Avenue to the east, Magazine Street to the south and Jefferson Avenue to the west.
Uptown is located at  and has an elevation of 2 feet (0.6 m). According to the United States Census Bureau, the district has a total area of 0.64 square miles (1.7 km2). 0.64 square miles (1.7 km2) of which is land and 0.00 square miles (0.0 km2) (0.0%) of which is water.
The City Planning Commission defines the boundaries of Uptown as these streets: LaSalle Street, Napoleon Avenue, Magazine Street and Jefferson Avenue.
- Jennifer Sneed Heebe, former state representative and Jefferson Parish council member, Uptown resident since 2008
- Peggy Wilson, former member of the New Orleans City Council, raised in Uptown
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- Greater New Orleans Community Data Center. "Uptown Neighborhood". Retrieved 2008-06-21.
- "Uptown Neighborhood". Greater New Orleans Community Data Center. Retrieved 6 January 2012.
- Richard Rainey (August 19, 2008). "Jennifer Sneed resigns Jefferson Parish Council". New Orleans Times-Picayune. Retrieved May 21, 2015.
- "C. Ellis Henican, Jr. obituary". New Orleans Times-Picayune. Retrieved July 10, 2015.
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