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Living in Lower East Side New York

Lower East Side is the 54th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 38,641 residents.

Lower East Side has world-class public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: East Village, Bowery, Two Bridges, Chinatown, NoLita, Vinegar Hill and DUMBO.

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Walk Score of Lower East Side, New York, NY

Lower East Side is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Katz's Delicatessen

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Doughnut Plant

Daily errands do not require a car in Lower East Side New York.

Lower East Side is the 54th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 96.

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

Lower East Side Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Lower East Side to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

52 Fordham Manor 96 100 64 49,585
53 Brighton Beach 96 77 76 30,166
54 Lower East Side 96 92 91 38,641
55 Belmont 96 92 61 23,890
56 Mount Eden 96 92 71 24,005

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 731 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Lower East Side.

People in Lower East Side can walk to an average of 59 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Lower East Side, New York, NY

Lower East Side is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Lower East Side New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Lower East Side has world-class public transportation and about 7 bus and 3 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Lower East Side has about 7 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Lower East Side, New York, NY

Lower East Side is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

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Lower Eastside Tenement Museum

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88 Orchard

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Allen Street

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T-Mobile

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