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The location of Vieux Carre













Welcome to Vieux Carre ...

Vieux Carre is located in Orleans Parish.

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

Vieux Carre is near sea level<2>.

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

Vieux Carre is located in the (504) area code.

Communities near Vieux Carre ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kenner   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West (W) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Harahan   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Westwego   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Jean Lafitte   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Marrero   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Jefferson   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Metairie   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

Pine Village   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Vieux Carre

Bridge City   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Vieux Carre

Located in Jefferson Parish

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

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 Vieux Carre. 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 Vieux Carre. 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 Vieux Carre.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Vieux Carre:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vieux Carre ...

Looking for more information about Vieux Carre? 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 Vieux Carre? 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 Vieux Carre, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Vieux Carre.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Orleans Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Vieux Carre. 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 Vieux Carre - 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Vieux Carre) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vieux Carre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9605, Longitude: -90.0648     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Vieux Carre have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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