Gheens, Louisiana is a small unincorporated community situated between New Orleans and Houma. This largely rural area is close to Lake Salvador and is situated near the many bayous leading out to the Gulf of Mexico. Comprised of large farms and agricultural spaces, and smaller residential areas, Gheens relies on nearby Lockport for shopping, dining, and lodging. For those looking for a truly unique experience, Gheens is located just an hour from Downtown New Orleans. With an elevation of just three-feet above sea level, Gheens is a prime location for those who enjoy being close to the water.