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Living in Central Park New York

Central Park is the 55th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 9,371 residents.

Central Park has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Carnegie Hill, Upper West Side, Upper East Side, Sutton Place, Midtown, Roosevelt Island and Morningside Heights.

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Walk Score of Central Park, New York, NY

Central Park is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Central Park South

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The Globe at Trump International Hotel And Tower

Daily errands do not require a car in Central Park New York.

Central Park is the 55th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 94.

Find apartments in New York's most walkable neighborhoods: Little Italy, Chinatown and NoHo.

Central Park Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Central Park to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

53 Concourse 95 92 69 107,794
54 Kensington 94 82 73 54,453
55 Central Park 94 100 81 9,371
56 Crown Heights 94 99 78 127,648
57 Borough Park 94 76 57 98,988

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,079 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Central Park.

People in Central Park can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Central Park SouthThis statue at the entrance of Central Park at Columbus Circle embodies the iconic and epic nature of this part of town. Also includes a nice seating area along the base.

Leannet Rodriguez
on Central Park South

Transit Score of Central Park, New York, NY

Central Park is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Central Park New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Central Park has world-class public transportation and about 23 bus and 3 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Central Park on public transit.

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Central Park has about 2 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Central Park, New York, NY

Central Park is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of Central Park South in Central Park, New York

Central Park South

Photo of Ferrara Cafe in Central Park, New York

Ferrara Cafe

Photo of Literary Walk Central Park in Central Park, New York

Literary Walk Central Park

Photo of Metropolitan Museum-Booking in Central Park, New York

Metropolitan Museum-Booking

Photo of Central Park, New York in Central Park, New York

Central Park, New York

Photo of CENTRAL PK S - COLUMBUS CI in Central Park, New York

CENTRAL PK S - COLUMBUS CI

thumbnail for The Globe at Trump International Hotel And TowerThis large and iconic steel sculpture marks the entrance to Columbus circle, directly outside of Trump International Hotel and Tower

Chelsea Davies
on The Globe at Trump International Hotel And Tower

Photo of CENTRAL PK S - COLUMBUS CIR in Central Park, New York

CENTRAL PK S - COLUMBUS CIR

Photo of Trump International Hotel & Tower® New York in Central Park, New York

Trump International Hotel & Tower® New York

Photo of Central Park West in Central Park, New York

Central Park West

Photo of Metropolitan Museum-Booking in Central Park, New York

Metropolitan Museum-Booking

thumbnail for Central Park SouthColumbus circles northern border leads into the southern edge of Central Park- a world famous gathering ground for joggers, bird watchers, hikers, and anyone who enjoys being outdoors. Information booths provide maps and other park info.

Chelsea Davies
on Central Park South

Central Park is Talking About...

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Central Park is all about:

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Photo of Central Park in Central Park, New York

Central Park

Photo of CENTRAL PK W - W 106 ST in Central Park, New York

CENTRAL PK W - W 106 ST

Photo of CENTRAL PK W - W 108 ST in Central Park, New York

CENTRAL PK W - W 108 ST

Photo of Central Park South in Central Park, New York

Central Park South

thumbnail for Ferrara CafeThis adorable cafe serves smoothies, gelato, and coffee, which is perfect for before or after a walk I'm Central Park on a hot day.

Chelsea Davies
on Ferrara Cafe

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