City of New Orleans
  • St. Charles Avenue
    New Orleans, LA 70115

Life is Grand in Uptown New Orleans

Uptown New Orleans is a truly unique place to live, not only in the city of New Orleans but in the whole country. Its oak-shaded streets and the streetcar along St. Charles Avenue bring you a sense of nostalgia for how the city used to be, but it hasn't lost its flair in the 21st century. 

Homes for Sale in Uptown


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Uptown New Orleans is Something Special

You can find some of the most interesting homes and architectural styles in Uptown, from "shotgun" houses to massive mansions. Several of the properties in this area offer an additional garage or duplex arrangements in addition to the main house, which are interesting features to consider in your home search.

On average, the housing in Uptown is nearly a century old, but you can find modern condos and multi-family homes in this section of New Orleans. 

a green and white "shotgun" house in new orleans

Shotgun-Style Homes

One unique feature of New Orleans and Uptown are the "shotgun" houses that you can find throughout this area. Shotgun homes are narrow rectangular houses with a small front entrance, first popping up in New Orleans in the mid-1800s before spreading throughout the country. 

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Audubon Park & Zoo

There's plenty to explore at Audubon Park. Spend some time enjoying the trails and marveling at the ancient oak trees, visiting animals from around the world at the zoo, or teeing off at the 18-hole Golf Club at Audubon Park. There are even tennis courts, a lagoon, playgrounds, and riding stables.

Uptown's Best Things to Do

What's Nearby?

In addition to the fun at Audubon Park, there are plenty of restaurants and shops in Uptown New Orleans worth discovering. Don't forget to take the St. Charles streetcar and take a tour while enjoying Uptown New Orleans's history! 

Attractions & Recreation

Shopping & Dining: Freret Street and Maple Street
Parks: Audubon Park, Mississippi River Trail, and smaller neighborhood parks
Golf: Audubon Park Golf Club

Commuting Info

(MSY) Louis Armstrong Airport: 30 min
French Quarter: 15 min
Baton Rouge: 90 min
Highways: Pontchartrain Expressway, I-10, S Claiborne Avenue


District: New Orleans Public Schools

You'll Love Living in Uptown New Orleans

With its variety of housing and fun things to do, Uptown New Orleans has just what you're looking for. We can help you find your ideal home in Uptown! Call or email us and we can give you an insider's tour of this great neighborhood.

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