Upper West Side

Manhattan

Summary

Median rental price: $3,000, min $1,450 - max $125,000

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 7 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #143 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #52 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Parks & Recreation
  • Eating Out
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Internet Access

Not great for

  • No ratings yet

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
  • Students
“What living in the West 90's is like“

I've lived in the UWS in the West 90's for two years and I really like it. My favorite part is the ease and access to both Central Park and Riverside Park, which are both beautiful. If you are a runner and enjoy the outdoors, the reservoir in Central Park is right next to you. We have a lot of gr... Read more

aweeks714 • Mar 30, 2014
“Beautiful Neighborhood“

The Upper West and East Side are amazing neighborhoods. Both areas are safe and clean. The people are nice here and its close to almost everything. I love the UWS :)

jakesoky • Sep 30, 2012
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Street view

Groceries

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Supermarkets (12)

Farmers' Markets (4)

Gourmet Shops (2)

Grocery Stores (24)

Eating-out

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Restaurants (50+)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (48)

BBQ Joints (4)

Diners (14)

Salad Places (3)

Gastropubs (5)

Food Courts & Trucks (21)

Sport

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Yoga (15)

Gyms / Sport Clubs (50+)

Basketball (6)

Tennis (3)

Swimming (5)

Entertainment

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Bars and Pubs (27)

Nightclubs (5)

Movie Theaters & Theaters (28)

Music Venues (6)

Parks & Gardens (48)

Arts and Museums (47)

Other

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Shopping (50+)

Beauty Salons (3)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (50+)

Dog Run & Pet Services (40)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (36)

Banks (26)

Playgrounds (23)

Shared Car Services (5)

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