The given New Orleans location map shows that New Orleans is located in the south-eastern part of the United States and also south-eastern region of Louisiana.
Location Map of New Orleans
About Map: Map showing Location of New Orleans in the U.S. State of Louisiana.
Where is New Orleans?
It is situated almsot at the coast of Gulf of Mexico. Some of the part of Lake Pontchartrain is included in the city lies in the north and Lake Borgne in the east.
The name of city is given after the name of Philippe d' Orleans, Duke of Orleans (Regent of France). He was quite knowledgeable and recognized architecture of France. Interestingly, New Orleans is more popularly known for its music (it is the birthplace of jazz), cuisine, and its annual celebrations and festivals, most remarkably Mardi Gras. More often, the city is referred to as the "most unique" city in America.
Facts about New Orleans
|Location||South-east of the United States & also south-east of Louisiana|
|New Orleans Coordinates||29.95°N 90.08°W|
|New Orleans Founded in||1718|
|Area of New Orleans City||349.85 sq mi (906.10 km2)|
|New Orleans Population (2019)||390,144|
|New Orleans Area code||504|
|New Orleans Climate||humid subtropical|
|New Orleans Time zone||UTC−6 (CST), in Summer (DST) UTC−5 (CDT)|
|New Orleans Major Airport||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, Lakefront Airport (Regional)|
|New Orleans Interstate Highways||I-10, I-510, I-610|
|New Orleans Website||nola.gov|
Top Places to See in New Orleans
|Jackson Square||The National WWII Museum||Harrah's Casino New Orleans||Louis Armstrong Park|
|Audubon Aquarium of the Americas||Audubon Zoo||New Orleans Museum of Art||Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and|
|St. Louis Cathedral||Frenchmen Street||Audubon Park - St. Charles||Carousel Gardens Amusement Park|
|Shops of the Colonnade - French||Preservation Hall||Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium||Napoleon House|
|Mardi Gras World||City Park||Saint Louis Cemetery No. 2||New Orleans Historic Voodoo|