Upper West Side

The Upper West Side 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: Nmattson10, Public domain.

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 from the Upper West Side, stretching from Midtown at the southern end to at the north. Photo: Ed Yourdon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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

The Rose Center for Earth and Space is a part of the in . Photo: Simeon87, Public domain.

The is a historic theater at 2124 Broadway on Broadway in Upper West Side, , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

The of is one of the city's wealthiest districts. Photo: Alex Proimos, CC BY 2.0.

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

Upper West Side

40.7871° or 40° 47' 13.4" north
-73.9754° or 73° 58' 31.5" west
89 feet (27 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: الجانب الغربي الشمالي لمنهاتن
  • Armenian: Վերին Վեսթ Սայդ
  • Azerbaijani: Yuxarı Vestsayd
  • Basque: Upper West Side
  • Catalan: Upper West Side
  • Chinese: 上西城
  • Czech: Upper West Side
  • Danish: Upper West Side
  • Dutch: Upper West Side
  • Esperanto: Supra Okcidenta Flanko
  • Estonian: Upper West Side
  • French: Upper West Side
  • French: Upper West Side de Manhattan
  • Georgian: ზემო ვესტ-საიდი
  • German: Upper West Side
  • Hebrew: אפר וסט סייד
  • Indonesian: Upper West Side
  • Italian: Upper West Side
  • Japanese: アッパー・イースト・サイド
  • Japanese: アッパー・ウェスト・サイド
  • Japanese: アッパー・ウエスト・サイド
  • Korean: 어퍼웨스트사이드
  • Latin: Upper West Side
  • Latvian: Augšvestsaida
  • Lithuanian: Aukštutinis Vestsaidas
  • Luxembourgish: Upper West Side
  • Occitan (post 1500): Upper West Side
  • Persian: آپر وست ساید
  • Polish: Upper West Side
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  • Romanian: Upper West Side
  • Russian: Верхний Вест-Сайд
  • Russian: Верхний Вестсайд
  • Slovak: Upper West Side
  • Slovenian: Upper West Side, Manhattan, New York
  • South Azerbaijani: اوپر وزت سید
  • Spanish: Upper West Side
  • Swedish: Upper West Side
  • Thai: อัปเปอร์เวสต์ไซด์
  • Turkish: Upper West Side
  • Ukrainian: Верхній Вестсайд
  • Welsh: Upper West Side
  • Yiddish: אפער וועסט סייד
  • Верхній Вест-Сайд

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