Upper New York Bay

Upper New York Bay, or Upper Bay, is the traditional heart of the Port of New York and New Jersey, and often called New York Harbor. It is enclosed by the boroughs of , , and and the , municipalities of Jersey City and .

Notable Places in the Area

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The is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on in New York Harbor within , in the . is situated 1½ miles north of Upper New York Bay. Photo: Elcobbola, Public domain.

is a federally owned in New York Harbor that was the United States' busiest immigrant inspection station. is situated 2½ miles north of Upper New York Bay. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a 10–story sculpture by Zurab Tsereteli that was given… is situated 1 mile west of Upper New York Bay.

The Station is a sparkplug lighthouse located off Constable Hook in , , , United States, along the west side of Main Channel, Upper New York Bay. is situated 1 mile southwest of Upper New York Bay.

Localities in the Area

is a neighborhood in northwestern , , , within the area once known as . is situated 2 miles east of Upper New York Bay. Photo: Jim.henderson, CC0.

is a neighborhood on the northeastern tip of in , along the waterfront where the enters Upper New York Bay. is situated 2 miles southwest of Upper New York Bay.

is in . In addition to , this travel guide also covers Carroll Gardens. Photo: Joe Mabel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Upper New York Bay

40.6668° or 40° 40' 0.4" north
-74.0496° or 74° 2' 58.5" west
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: خليج نيويورك العلوي
  • Armenian: Ափեր Նյու-Յորք ծոց
  • Belarusian: Верхняя Нью-Ёркская бухта
  • Bhojpuri: ऊपरी न्यू यॉर्क खाड़ी
  • Catalan: Upper New York Bay
  • Catalan: Upper New York Harbor
  • Cebuano: Upper New York Bay
  • Chinese: 上紐約灣
  • Chinese: 上纽约湾
  • Dutch: Upper New York Bay
  • English: Upper Bay
  • Esperanto: Golfeto Alta Novjorko
  • Estonian: Upper New York Bay
  • French: Upper New York Bay
  • German: Upper New York Bay
  • Hebrew: מפרץ ניו יורק העליון
  • Indonesian: Upper New York Bay
  • Japanese: アッパー・ニューヨーク湾
  • Korean: 어퍼 뉴욕 만
  • Korean: 어퍼뉴욕 만
  • Korean: 어퍼뉴욕만
  • Malay: Hulu Teluk New York
  • Persian: خلیج بالای نیویورک
  • Portuguese: Baía Superior de Nova Iorque
  • Portuguese: Upper New York Bay
  • Russian: Аппер-Нью-Йорк-Бей
  • Russian: Верхний Нью-Йоркский залив
  • Spanish: Bahia Upper New York
  • Spanish: Bahía Upper New York
  • Spanish: Upper New York Bay
  • Swedish: Upper New York Bay
  • Turkish: Yukarı New York Körfezi
  • Ukrainian: Верхня Нью-Йоркська затока
  • Ukrainian: Верхня затока Нью-Йорк
  • Vietnamese: Vịnh Thượng New York

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