About Sutton Place Neighborhood

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Sutton Place is a cozy, affluent enclave along the East River, spanning 53rd to 59th street. A series of unconnected parks collectively named Sutton Place Park share the riverside with colorful townhouses. Priceless river views abound. The neighborhood has a homey atmosphere, with a mix of young families and long-term residents, and is small enough to feel like a little community. It also hosts an eclectic urban mix of upscale bistros and no-frills taverns, an easy midtown commute and celebrated shopping ventures like Bloomingdales along first avenue.

Average Rental Prices in Sutton Place

These are the average rental prices in Sutton Place 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 Sutton Place

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 Sutton Place. In addition, city buses are also available in this area.

Available Subway Lines:

No subway lines in Sutton Place

Crime Rate in Sutton Place

Crime rate: 5 out of 10
Approximately 13.9871 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 059 Beekman Hill International

P.S. 267

J.H.S. 167 Robert F. Wagner

J.H.S. 104 Simon Baruch