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Living in Chinatown New York

Chinatown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in New York with 13,724 residents.

Chinatown has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Little Italy, Two Bridges, NoLita, Civic Center, Bowery, NoHo and SoHo.

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Walk Score of Chinatown, New York, NY

Chinatown is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Doyers Street in Chinatown, New York

Doyers Street

Photo of The Pickle Guys in Chinatown, New York

The Pickle Guys

Daily errands do not require a car in Chinatown New York.

Chinatown is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 100.

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

Chinatown New York Apartments for Rent

View all Chinatown apartments on a map.

Rental info for Mulberry St & Hester St in the Chinatown area
$4,000
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Wooster & Broome in the Chinatown area
$13,000
3 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Grand St in the Chinatown area
$3,100
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Essex St in the Chinatown area
$3,900
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Mulberry St in the Chinatown area
$3,200
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Bowery & Grand St in the Chinatown area
$4,100
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Rivington St & Orchard St in the Chinatown area
$4,200
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Mulberry St & Hester St in the Chinatown area
$2,250
1 bed
Walk Score 100

Chinatown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Chinatown to other New York neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

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Population

1 Little Italy 100 100 87 3,749
2 Flatiron District 100 100 84 4,579
3 Chinatown 100 100 87 13,724
4 NoMad 100 100 82 8,137
5 Bowery 100 100 89 16,702

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 748 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Chinatown.

People in Chinatown can walk to an average of 161 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Hop Kee in Chinatown, New York

Hop Kee

Photo of Shanghai Asian Manor in Chinatown, New York

Shanghai Asian Manor

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thumbnail for Doyers StreetChinatown - famous "elbow-shaped" street in the heart of Chinatown

Fabian Robinson
on Doyers Street

Transit Score of Chinatown, New York, NY

Chinatown is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Chinatown has world-class public transportation and about 5 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Chinatown

Chinatown has about 3 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Hertz On Demand.

Neighborhood Guides

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Chinatown New York? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Photo of Doyers Street in Chinatown, New York

Doyers Street

Photo of The Pickle Guys in Chinatown, New York

The Pickle Guys

Photo of Mahayana Temple Buddhist Association in Chinatown, New York

Mahayana Temple Buddhist Association

Bike Score of Chinatown, New York, NY

Chinatown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

Photo of Street Market in Chinatown, New York

Street Market

Photo of Mahayana Temple Buddhist Association in Chinatown, New York

Mahayana Temple Buddhist Association

Photo of The Original Chinatown Ice Cream Factory in Chinatown, New York

The Original Chinatown Ice Cream Factory

Photo of Bangkok Center Grocery in Chinatown, New York

Bangkok Center Grocery

Photo of Chinatown streetart in Chinatown, New York

Chinatown streetart

Photo of Manhattan Bridge Art in Chinatown, New York

Manhattan Bridge Art

thumbnail for Edward Mooney HouseChinatown - Edward Mooney House is the oldest known residence in NYC and is now a bank

Fabian Robinson
on Edward Mooney House

Photo of Sweetest Deal On Mulberry. Parking Available! in Chinatown, New York

Sweetest Deal On Mulberry. Parking Available!

Photo of Street Market in Chinatown, New York

Street Market

Photo of Pell Street in Chinatown, New York

Pell Street

Photo of Church Of Transfiguration in Chinatown, New York

Church Of Transfiguration

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