Upper East Side, New York City





The Upper East Side, sometimes abbreviated UES, is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, between Central Park/Fifth Avenue, 59th Street, the East River, and 96th Street. The area incorporates several smaller neighborhoods, including Lenox Hill, Carnegie Hill, and Yorkville. Once known as the Silk Stocking District, it is now one of the most affluent neighborhoods in New York City.
The Upper East Side is part of Manhattan Community District 8 and its primary ZIP Codes are 10021, 10028, 10065, 10075, and 10128. It is patrolled by the 19th Precinct of the New York City Police Department.
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  • This is off the Eastern side of Central Park and an expensive and much sought of neighbourhood. Lots of great shops and restaurants.  more »
  • This is a fascinating area and perfect to explore after a walk through Central Park. The Frick Museum feels personal still and it's amazing to be able to walk through what was once a enormous private....  more »

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