The neighborhood of Gentilly Woods is located within the city of New Orleans, Louisiana.
People who prefer a calm environment will enjoy Gentilly Woods. This area is reasonably good for those who need a quiet atmosphere, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although that is not the case near one of the railway lines. Finally, public green spaces are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to enjoy, which makes them easy to get to.
The properties in this area are very old, since many of its dwellings were built pre-1960, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1960s and the 2000s. The predominant housing types in this neighborhood are single detached homes and townhouses. About 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the remainder are renters. This part of the city has a selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The nearest grocery store in this area is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about nearby restaurants. When it comes to education, locals will welcome the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, homes for sale in Gentilly Woods. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
Commuting by car is very easy in Gentilly Woods. Most houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, and parking is quite easy. In contrast, public transit users may experience limited options in Gentilly Woods as a result of the low service level. Thankfully, residents are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close. Traveling on foot is not especially convenient for home buyers in Gentilly Woods since most daily needs are at times challenging to carry out by walking.