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Living in Union Square New York

Union Square is the 18th 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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99 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 18th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 99.

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

Union Square Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Union Square to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

16 Theater District 99 100 87 13,170
17 Chelsea 99 100 94 52,598
18 Union Square 99 100 91 7,810
19 Murray Hill 99 100 80 22,249
20 Upper East Side 99 99 81 208,013

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 563 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Union Square.

People in Union Square can walk to an average of 83 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Union Square GreenmarketGet 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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100 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, 2 rail 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.

91 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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Union Square Greenmarket

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Incognito Bistro

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Metronome

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Union Square Park

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