|Former names:||5th Street|
|west end:||Ross Avenue (W Street)|
|east end:||Chipley Avenue|
|Namesake:||Miguel de Cervantes|
Cervantes Street is the northern boundary of the Community Redevelopment Agency's "Urban Core" district. The street crosses over the Long Hollow neighborhood and the CSX Railroad tracks at the viaduct between Palafox and Hayne Streets, and over Bayou Texar at the Dr. Philip A. Payne Bridge.