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Planning District 8

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Lower Ninth Map Lower Ninth Ward Holy Cross Bywater New Orleans East

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Planning District 8 This whole area is commonly referred to as the “Lower 9th Ward,” but it’s worth keeping in mind that it contains both a neighborhood statistical area of that name as well as a second neighborhood statistical area — Holy Cross.

About neighborhood statistical area boundaries

We’ve chosen the neighborhood statistical area boundaries on this web site to organize and present data. They may not match the boundaries of neighborhood associations, redevelopment corridors, commercial subdivisions, planning efforts, or historic districts. Learn more about how we chose these boundaries…