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Living in Financial District New York

Financial District is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 27,033 residents.

Financial District has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Battery Park City, Civic Center, Tribeca, Chinatown, Brooklyn Heights, Little Italy and Two Bridges.

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Walk Score of Financial District, New York, NY

Financial District is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Battery Park

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

Daily errands do not require a car in Financial District New York.

Financial District is the 12th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 100.

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

Financial District New York Apartments for Rent

Financial District Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Financial District to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

10 SoHo 100 100 87 11,276
11 Gramercy Park 100 100 84 18,635
12 Financial District 100 100 80 27,033
13 West Village 100 100 87 34,359
14 Koreatown 100 100 81 1,910

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 674 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Financial District.

People in Financial District can walk to an average of 115 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkThe Federal Reserve Bank of New York is one of the 12 regional Reserve Banks in the Federal Reserve System. Visitors to the Bank will be able to explore the Fed's roles and responsibilities through a guided tour and interactive exhibits in the Bank's museum.

Kashyap Joshi
on Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Transit Score of Financial District, New York, NY

Financial District is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Financial District has world-class public transportation and about 36 bus, 2 rail and 9 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Financial District has about 12 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Financial District, New York, NY

Financial District is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

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W New York - Downtown

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

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Battery Park Sphere

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Whitehall Station, New York

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Battery Park from the Ferry

thumbnail for New York City Battery Park War MemorialThis monument in #BatteryPark, just north of Castle Clinton, honors military personnel who served in the Korean Conflict (1950–1953). The memorial, dedicated in 1991, was designed by Welsh-born artist Mac Adams and is notable as one of the first Korean War memorials erected in the United States.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on New York City Battery Park War Memorial

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OCEAN Rental Apartment Building

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East Coast Memorial

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

thumbnail for National September 11 MemorialBuilding the National September 11 Memorial was one of international significance, especially since Port Morris had worked on the original Twin Towers. The National September 11 Memorial in #PortMorris installed both of the 200 ft. north and south fountains, which have honed Jet Mist Granite, from A. Lacroix Granit in Canada, installed on the interior walls. Each piece weighs approximately 300 pounds and there were 3,500 pieces (63,000 sq. ft.) of this granite used.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on National September 11 Memorial

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

Photo of Battery Park in Financial District, New York

Battery Park

thumbnail for Battery ParkA quick walk from the many office buildings in the financial district, the walkway along the water offers a rejuvenating view full of water and sky. The New Jersey skyline is clearly visible from the edge of the park. #batterypark

Sara Hymes
on Battery Park

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