Upper East Side

Manhattan

Summary

Median rental price: $2,595, min $1,495 - max $500,000

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 6 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #148 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #40 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Students
“A Lovely Neighborhood With Affordable Housing“

Yorkville is really a sub-section of the Upper East Side. Yorkville is bounded by the East River on the east, Third Avenue to the west and extends from 86th Street to 96th Street, where Spanish Harlem begins. The southern boundry has been the subject of debate with some claiming it extends to 72n... Read more

LisaAnnBurke • Jan 25, 2011
“Yorkville – A ‘Plain Vanilla’ Neighborhood with Great Buys“

Yorkville is a lovely ‘upper’ Upper East Side neighborhood in Manhattan that runs north/south from East 79th Street to East 96th Street and east/west from Third Avenue to the East River, and includes the glorious Carl Schurz Park. In the 18th Century and for hundreds of years, it was a blue-colla... Read more

Debbie1328 • Mar 19, 2012
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Supermarkets (13)

Farmers' Markets (4)

Gourmet Shops (10)

Grocery Stores (24)

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Restaurants (50+)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (50+)

BBQ Joints (3)

Diners (28)

Salad Places (5)

Gastropubs (4)

Food Courts & Trucks (20)

Sport

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Yoga (9)

Gyms / Sport Clubs (50+)

Basketball (2)

Tennis (1)

Swimming (6)

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Movie Theaters & Theaters (8)

Music Venues (3)

Parks & Gardens (14)

Arts and Museums (48)

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Dog Run & Pet Services (24)

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Banks (28)

Playgrounds (9)

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