About Yorkville Neighborhood

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Yorkville is a diverse and affluent neighborhood located within the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Its boundaries are between Third Avenue and the East River and East 79th Street and 96th Street. The green spaces and picturesque architecture give it a very homey and relaxing vibe. Housing is mixed and consists of everything from townhouses to classic apartment buildings to high-rise co-ops. Carl Schurz Park is a local favorite and offers a dog park, running trails and a great view of the East River. Notable residents have included former U.S. President Barack Obama and multiple mayors have lived at Gracie Mansion.

Average Rental Prices in Yorkville

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

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  • 1 Bedroom

  • 2 Bedroom

  • 3 Bedroom


Average Credit Score Needed to Rent in Yorkville

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

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Crime Rate in Yorkville

Crime rate: 4 out of 10
Approximately 10.4511 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 006 Lillie D. Blake

P.S. 158 Bayard Taylor

P.S. 290 Manhattan New School

Ps 151

P.S. 198 Isador E. Ida Straus

P.S. 050 Vito Marcantonio

J.H.S. 167 Robert F. Wagner