Upper East Side

The Upper East Side of is one of the city's wealthiest districts. Spanning the stretch of island between 59th Street to 96th Street east of , the neighborhoods of Lenox Hill, Yorkville, and Carnegie Hill are full of luxurious townhouses and apartment buildings on some of the most affluent addresses in New York.
Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

A vast green swath of open space in the heart of , is a district in its own right, neatly separating the Upper East Side from the , stretching from Midtown at the southern end to at the north. Photo: Ed Yourdon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is an art museum in . Photo: Aude, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The , often referred to as The Guggenheim, is an art museum located at 1071 on the corner of East 89th Street in the Upper East Side neighborhood of , New York City. Photo: PortableNYCTours, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a natural history museum on the of , . Photo: Luijt, CC BY-SA 2.5 nl.

Localities in the Area

The covers a large area in upper bounded by 59th Street on the south, 125th Street on the north, the Hudson River on the west, and and Morningside Park on the east. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Wall Street. Madison Avenue. 34th Street. Broadway. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

was a 19th-century settlement of mostly African American landowners in the borough of in , within what would become present-day .

Upper East Side

40.7737° or 40° 46' 25.3" north
-73.9641° or 73° 57' 50.8" west
Open Location Code
89 feet (27 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2642533054
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Վերին Իսթ Սայդ
  • Asturian: Upper East Side
  • Basque: Upper East Side
  • Belarusian: Верхні Іст-Сайд
  • Catalan: Upper East Side
  • Chinese: 上东城
  • Chinese: 上東城
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  • English: UES
  • Esperanto: Supra Orienta Flanko
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  • Finnish: Upper East Side
  • French: Upper East Side
  • French: Upper East Side de Manhattan
  • Georgian: აპერ ისტ საიდი
  • Georgian: ზემო ისტ-საიდი
  • German: Upper East Side
  • Hebrew: אפר איסט סייד
  • Hebrew: הצד המזרחי העליון
  • Indonesian: Upper East Side
  • Indonesian: Upper East Side of Manhattan
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  • Japanese: アッパー・イースト
  • Japanese: アッパー・イースト・サイド
  • Korean: 어퍼이스트사이드
  • Korean: 어퍼 이스트 사이드
  • Korean: 업퍼 이스트 사이드
  • Latin: Upper East Side
  • Latvian: Augšīstsaida
  • Lithuanian: Aukštutinis Istsaidas
  • Norwegian: Upper East Side
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  • Persian: آپر ایست ساید
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  • Romanian: Upper East Side
  • Russian: Аппер-Ист-Сайд
  • Russian: Верхний Ист-Сайд
  • Slovak: Upper East Side
  • South Azerbaijani: اوپر ایست سید
  • Spanish: Upper East Side
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  • Thai: Upper East Side
  • Thai: อัปเปอร์อีสต์ไซด์
  • Turkish: Upper East Side
  • Yiddish: אפער איסט סייד

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