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The location of Gentilly Woods













Welcome to Gentilly Woods ...

Gentilly Woods is located in Orleans Parish.

The location of Gentilly Woods has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Gentilly Woods is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Gentilly Woods lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gentilly Woods lies within the (504) area code.

Communities near Gentilly Woods ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Orleans   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Gentilly Woods

Kenner   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harahan   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

Westwego   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

Jean Lafitte   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

Arabi   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

Chalmette   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

Terrytown   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harvey   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of Gentilly Woods

Located in Jefferson Parish

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Gentilly Woods.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gentilly Woods. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gentilly Woods. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gentilly Woods.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Gentilly Woods:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gentilly Woods ...

Looking for more information about Gentilly Woods? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Gentilly Woods? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Gentilly Woods, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gentilly Woods.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gentilly Woods. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gentilly Woods - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gentilly Woods) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gentilly Woods. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0105, Longitude: -90.0367     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Gentilly Woods have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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