Nolita, sometimes written as NoLIta, and deriving from "North of " is a neighborhood in the borough of in . Nolita is situated in , bounded on the north by Houston Street, on the east by the Bowery, on the south roughly by Broome Street, and on the west by Lafayette Street.

Notable Places in the Area

The of Contemporary Art, founded in 1977 by Marcia Tucker, is a museum in at 235 Bowery, on 's . Photo: Moritz Schmaltz, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Basilica of Saint Patrick's Old Cathedral, sometimes shortened to St. Photo: Jim.henderson, Public domain.

The is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in , spanning the between the boroughs of and . Photo: CPacker, CC BY 2.0.

is a 1-acre community sculpture garden in the Nolita neighborhood of , , located on Elizabeth Street between Prince and Spring Streets. Photo: Brafford33, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

, short for "South of Houston" and a reference to its supposed similarities to the , is a diverse and increasingly upscale neighborhood of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

, short for North of Houston Street, is a primarily residential upper-class neighborhood in in the borough of . Photo: GK tramrunner229, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a neighborhood in in , once known for its large Italian population. Photo: Nandaro, CC BY-SA 3.0.


40.723° or 40° 43' 22.7" north
-73.9956° or 73° 59' 44" west
Open Location Code
69 feet (21 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Catalan: NoLIta
  • Catalan: Nolita
  • Chinese: 諾利塔
  • Chinese: 諾麗塔
  • Chinese: 诺利塔
  • Czech: Nolita
  • Dutch: Nolita
  • French: NoLIta
  • German: NoLIta
  • German: Nolita
  • Hebrew: נוליטה
  • Indonesian: Nolita
  • Italian: Nolita
  • Japanese: ノリータ
  • Korean: 놀리타
  • Polish: NoLita
  • Portuguese: Nolita
  • Romanian: Nolita
  • Russian: Нолита
  • Slovak: Nolita
  • Spanish: NoLIta
  • Turkish: Nolita

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