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A hilly, diverse neighborhood with great views of the Hudson.
Studio / 1 BR
58% Complete
1,725
2 Bedrooms
67% Complete
2,000
3 Bedrooms
90% Complete
2,700
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete
3,000

 

What's around
  • 159 Grocery stores/markets
  • 30 Banks
  • 496 Shops
  • 67 Nightlife options
  • 17 Schools
  • 66 Fitness options
  • 485 Restaurants

 


PUBLIC TRANSITExcellent

WALKABILITYExcellent
Safety

Fort George has a below average violent crime rate and a low property crime rate for New York City.

  WHAT’S LIVING IN Fort George LIKE?

Fort George is one of the hilliest neighborhoods in Manhattan, rising steeply up from the Hudson River (which is why it's sometimes referred to as Hudson Heights). This is a predominantly residential area home to large Jewish and Hispanic populations. Cheap housing and an influx of new restaurants and retail shops are bringing in new residents fleeing more expensive parts of the city.

Fort George is bordered on the north by Inwood, on the east by the Harlem River, on the south by Washington Heights, and on the west by the Hudson River.

 

Commute:
Wall Street: 12 miles / 30-75 minutes by car / 45-60 minutes by transit
Rockefeller Center: 7.3 miles / 25-50 minutes by car / 30-35 minutes by transit
Jersey City: 21 miles / 30-55 minutes by car / 55-60 minutes by transit

Fort George New York City Neighborhood Photo

 

Photo Credits: Thanks to @Hudsonheightsnyc , @Scott McDonough , @dnainfonyc, @jilllkeenan for your great photos of this neighborhood! 

 

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