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Living in University Heights New York

University Heights is the 77th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 35,552 residents.

University Heights has world-class public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Mount Hope, Fordham Heights, Morris Heights, Inwood, Marble Hill, Fordham Manor and Mount Eden.

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Walk Score of University Heights, New York, NY

University Heights is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Daily errands do not require a car in University Heights New York.

University Heights is the 77th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 93.

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

University Heights New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Morris Av & in the University Heights area
$1,250
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Sherman Ave in the University Heights area
$2,100
Studio
Walk Score 99
Rental info for 119 Post Avenue in the University Heights area
$2,150
2 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Broadway Ave in the University Heights area
$2,150
2 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Davidson Ave & W 184th Street in the University Heights area
$1,350
Rental info for W 207th St & Sherman Ave in the University Heights area
$1,550
1 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for 517 West 180th Street #11 in the University Heights area
$2,600
2 bed
Walk Score 84
Rental info for Grand Ave & 183 St in the University Heights area
$1,275
1 bed
Walk Score 96

University Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University Heights to other New York neighborhoods.

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Walk Score

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Population

75 Westchester Village 94 80 55 15,332
76 Morrisania 94 91 68 51,768
77 University Heights 93 97 59 35,552
78 Bedford Park 93 98 72 26,304
79 Jackson Heights 93 85 66 108,979

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 181 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University Heights.

People in University Heights can walk to an average of 11 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Fordham University, Main CampusLocated in the heart of the #SouthBronx, Fordham University is a prestigious college in New York State. It was founded by the Catholic Diocese of New York in 1841 as St. John's College, placed in the care of the Society of Jesus shortly thereafter, and has since become an independent institution under a lay board of trustees, which describes the University as "in the Jesuit tradition."

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Transit Score of University Heights, New York, NY

University Heights is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

University Heights has world-class public transportation and about 7 bus, 1 rail and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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University Heights has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of University Heights, New York, NY

University Heights is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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