Explore New York City

New York City is comprised of five boroughs that make up the city. Throughout the boroughs there are hundreds of distinct neighborhoods, many with a history and character all their own. If the boroughs were each independent cities, four of the boroughs (Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, and the Bronx) would be among the ten most populous cities in the United States. Additional information regarding New York City and its neighborhoods can be found in the links below.

Neighborhood Guide

NYC Travel Information (provided by New York University):

Neighborhood maps (NYC Department of City Planning):

Manhattan neighborhoods:

The Bronx neighborhoods:

Brooklyn neighborhoods:

Queens neighborhoods:

Staten Island neighborhoods:

Get to Know New York

The unique and unparalleled energy of Manhattan has attracted visitors and settlers to this city for centuries. We now invite you to fill one term in the Big Apple with a lifetime of experiences. Here is a condensed guide to some of the city's most popular attractions.

Experience the East Coast

While living in New York, take advantage of the affordable train and bus routes that connect to New England. Spend a weekend in one of New York's exciting neighbor cities!

Capitol Building

  • Boston, MA (220 miles)
  • Philadelphia, PA (100 miles)
  • Washington, DC (230 miles)
  • Baltimore, MD (200 miles)
  • Atlantic City, NJ (130 miles)
  • Killington, VT (270 miles)