About Lenox Hill Neighborhood

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Lenox Hill is a neighborhood located in Manhattan’s Upper East Side (UES). It is located in the lower section of the UES bordering Midtown. It runs from 60th to 77th Street and from Fifth Avenue to Lexington Avenue. Most buildings in this elegant community are pre-war doorman luxury apartments, townhouses or brownstones. It is one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Manhattan, not only for the fact that it is so well maintained and features top-notch restaurants, hotels, and boutiques but also because of its close proximity to Central Park, the Whitney Museum, as well as The Frick Collection. Art museums are popular destinations for both residents and visitors.

Average Rental Prices in Lenox Hill

These are the average rental prices in Lenox Hill by apartment size. To find out how much you need to earn in order to qualify for these prices, go to our salary calculator.

  • Studios

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 2 Bedroom

  • 3 Bedroom


Average Credit Score Needed to Rent in Lenox Hill

Your credit score is an important factor in determining your qualification for rentals or even some condo or co-op purchases.

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These trains run through Lenox Hill. In addition, city buses are also available in this area.

Available Subway Lines:
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Crime Rate in Lenox Hill

Crime rate: 4 out of 10
Approximately 10.2036 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 183 Robert L. Stevenson

P.S. 006 Lillie D. Blake

P.S. 158 Bayard Taylor

P.S. 290 Manhattan New School

P.S. 267

J.H.S. 167 Robert F. Wagner