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Living in Union Square New York

Union Square is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 7,810 residents.

Union Square has world-class public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Flatiron District, Greenwich Village, Gramercy Park, NoMad, NoHo, Koreatown and Chelsea.

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Walk Score of Union Square, New York, NY

Union Square is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Union Square Streetart

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Greenmarket

Daily errands do not require a car in Union Square New York.

Union Square is the 5th 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.

Union Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Union Square to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

3 NoLita 100 100 94 6,464
4 Bowery 100 100 96 16,702
5 Union Square 100 100 91 7,810
6 Flatiron District 100 100 90 4,579
7 Chinatown 100 100 95 13,724

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 591 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Union Square.

People in Union Square can walk to an average of 87 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Union Square SouthGet lost within dozens of stands selling locally produced and organic goods at NYC’s largest farmers market. Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat, 8am-6pm, yearly. #farmersmarket Photo: GrowNYC

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Transit Score of Union Square, New York, NY

Union Square is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Union Square has world-class public transportation and about 8 bus and 9 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Union Square has about 7 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Union Square, New York, NY

Union Square 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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Union Square South

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Incognito Bistro

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Metronome

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Union Square Park

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