The neighborhood of Murray Hill is part of the city of New York, New York.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces will feel at home in Murray Hill. This part of New York has a very large number of streets to enjoy. Many of entertainment venues can be found nearby, there are crowds of people around most of the time, and finding one of the approximately 10 bars is very easy as they are generally located very close by. 39th Street in particular offers a great selection of bars. Greenery is not especially prominent in this area; to be more specific, residents will find that the tree canopy coverage for most streets is below average. Nonetheless, there are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore, making them very easy to reach from the majority of locations within Murray Hill.
In Murray Hill, most of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its biggest housing boom. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder.
It is very often practical for home buyers in this part of New York to shop for general and specialty groceries on foot. Lexington Avenue is among the best streets for food stores. Moreover, there are over 150 restaurants and approximately 40 coffee shops to benefit from in Murray Hill. It is also a very short walk to an excellent choice of clothing stores. With regards to education, in Murray Hill, residents will typically be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking.
This part of the city is a great neighborhood when it comes to traveling without a car. Owing to Grand Central - 42 St Station on the 7 | Flushing Local Line, 7X | Flushing Express Line, 6X | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 5X | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 5 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 6 | Lexington Avenue Local Line, S | Rockaway Park Shuttle Line and 4 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, and over 50 nearby bus lines, Murray Hill is an extraordinarily pleasant part of New York for moving around by public transit. Many of the houses for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are also very convenient for walking; running daily errands is very easy, and innumerable businesses of different types can be found as well. Moving around by bicycle is straightforward in this part of the city because the cycling infrastructure is reasonably extensive, and bike-share stations are rarely more than a short walk away.