West Riverside, New Orleans
|Planning District||District 3, Uptown/Carrollton|
|• Total||1.33 sq mi (3.4 km2)|
|• Land||0.94 sq mi (2.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.39 sq mi (1.0 km2)|
|Elevation||10 ft (3 m)|
|• Density||2,000/sq mi (790/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
West Riverside 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: Magazine Street to the north, Napoleon Avenue to the east, the Mississippi River to the south and Exposition, Tchoupitoulas and Webster Streets to the west. This has not traditionally been a separate neighborhood as most of this area has been considered part of Uptown New Orleans throughout most of its history. This name was only artificially created by the City Planning Commission and most residents do not identify with it.
West Riverside is located at  and has an elevation of 10 feet (3.0 m). According to the United States Census Bureau, the district has a total area of 1.33 square miles (3.4 km2). 0.94 square miles (2.4 km2) of which is land and 0.39 square miles (1.0 km2) (29.32%) of which is water.
- Uptown (north)
- East Riverside (east)
- Irish Channel (east)
- Mississippi River (south)
- Audubon (northwest)
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "West Riverside Neighborhood". Greater New Orleans Community Data Center. Retrieved 6 January 2012.
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