Chinatown

Manhattan

Summary

Median rental price: $2,500, min $1,680 - max $13,000

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me

Commute

There are 5 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #118 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #46 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Cost of Living
  • Eating Out
  • Public Transport
  • Internet Access
  • Resale or Rental Value

Not great for

  • Parking
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Clean & Green
  • Pest Free

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Tourists
“Chinatown – Hard Knock Life in a Tough Neighborhood“

New York City’s Chinatown is located in downtown Manhattan. It is densely populated, with an almost exclusively Asian population...with more Asian residents than any other place in the Western world. As a result, people who live here may have difficulty communicating unless they can speak and rea... Read more

Debbie1328 • Feb 26, 2012
“Chinatown: Best Authentic Food and Best Buys“

Chinatown is best known to many New Yorkers as the best place to buy bargains. From knock off designer bags (which are hard to tell from the real thing), to perfumes and JEWELRY, Chinatown really has great prices so you'll find lots of stores to shop in. This is really an urban neighborhood that ... Read more

megagirl • Dec 30, 2011
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (50+)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (3)

Diners (2)

Gastropubs (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (3)

What do you think about this neighborhood?

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me