Chelsea (New York City, NY)

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Chelsea is a neighborhood in New York City, NY, with 55,613 residents. It has very high home values and very high rent costs. Its citizens generally have very high education levels and very high income levels.
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Chelsea

Nearby Neighborhoods

Name Population
Greenwich Village West 32,869
Garment District 6,233
Flatiron District 2,943
Hell's Kitchen/Clinton 29,040
Madison Square 1,013
Greenwich Village 28,033
Times Square 11,768
Gramercy Park 21,051
NoHo 7,961
SoHo 10,613

Comparable Neighborhoods

Name Population Distance
Murray Hill (Manhattan) 35,802 1 mi.
Kips Bay 28,320 2 mi.
Lincoln 41,150 2 mi.
Greenwich Village East 60,814 2 mi.
Lower Eastside 73,543 2 mi.
Greenpoint 32,508 3 mi.
Yorkville 74,411 3 mi.
Manhattan Valley 30,868 4 mi.
Morningside Heights 43,710 5 mi.
Sunnyside (Queens) 49,411 4 mi.

School Districts

Name
New York City Geographic District No. 2

Colleges

Name
Bell Business School
CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College
SUNY Nassau Community College
New York University
CUNY LaGuardia Community College
CUNY Kingsborough Community College
Bergen Community College
CUNY Hunter College
St. John's University - New York
CUNY New York City College of Technology
CUNY Queens College
CUNY Queensborough Community College
Montclair State University
CUNY Baruch College
CUNY College of Staten Island
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
CUNY Brooklyn College
CUNY City College of New York
Middlesex County College
Kean University
Union County College
Essex County College
CUNY Bronx Community College
William Paterson University of New Jersey
Fashion Institute of Technology
Passaic County Community College
CUNY Lehman College
Hudson County Community College
CUNY York College
Pace University
Fordham University
Long Island University - C.W. Post
Mercy College
Columbia University
Rutgers University - Newark
Touro College
The New School
Hofstra University
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Monroe College - Bronx
New Jersey Institute of Technology
New Jersey City University
CUNY Medgar Evers College
CUNY Hostos Community College
Ramapo College of New Jersey
Seton Hall University
Long Island University - Brooklyn
Adelphi University
Berkeley College - New York
St. Joseph's College - New York
New York Institute of Technology
ASA College
SUNY College at Old Westbury
SUNY Purchase College
School of Visual Arts
Technical Career Institutes
Iona College
Molloy College
Manhattan College
The College of New Rochelle
Pratt Institute
Berkeley College - Woodland Park
Yeshiva University
St. Francis College
Stevens Institute of Technology
Barnard College
Fairleigh Dickinson University - College at Florham
Saint Peter's University
Polytechnic Institute of New York University
Nyack College
Bloomfield College
New York Institute of Technology - Manhattan Campus
Marymount Manhattan College
Wagner College
Vaughn College of Aeronautics & Technology
St. Thomas Aquinas College
Felician College
Manhattanville College
Sanford-Brown Institute - New York
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Drew University
SUNY Maritime College
Dominican College of Blauvelt
Caldwell College
United Talmudical Seminary
DeVry College of New York
The Art Institute of New York City
LIM College
American Musical & Dramatic Academy
Sarah Lawrence College
Apex Technical School
Drake College of Business - Elizabeth
Lincoln Technical Institute - Union
CUNY Graduate School & University Center
Boricua College
The College of Westchester
Eastwick College
Sanford-Brown Institute - White Plains
Professional Business College
Dover Business College
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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Race Chelsea United States Murray Hill (Manhattan) Kips Bay Lincoln Greenwich Village East Lower Eastside Greenpoint Yorkville Manhattan Valley Morningside Heights Sunnyside (Queens)
White 65.44% 64.16% 74.16% 64.43% 68.27% 50.61% 22.14% 77.68% 79.27% 39.23% 40.67% 32.05%
Hispanic 13.60% 16.05% 6.58% 16.66% 12.44% 23.82% 27.17% 12.93% 8.80% 35.13% 18.36% 36.41%
Asian 11.62% 4.67% 13.75% 12.38% 13.00% 15.98% 41.82% 5.70% 7.78% 7.88% 13.56% 28.14%
African American 6.01% 12.21% 3.07% 4.21% 4.13% 6.89% 6.45% 1.10% 2.39% 16.02% 23.48% 1.53%
Other 3.29% 2.87% 2.41% 2.28% 2.12% 2.66% 2.38% 2.57% 1.73% 1.70% 3.89% 1.84%

Gender

Gender Chelsea United States Murray Hill (Manhattan) Kips Bay Lincoln Greenwich Village East Lower Eastside Greenpoint Yorkville Manhattan Valley Morningside Heights Sunnyside (Queens)
Male 51.1% 49.2% 44.7% 47.8% 46.2% 48.3% 46.9% 50.5% 42.6% 42.7% 42.4% 48.2%
Female 48.9% 50.8% 55.2% 52.2% 53.8% 51.7% 53.1% 49.5% 57.4% 57.3% 57.6% 51.8%

Education Levels

Education Levels Chelsea United States Murray Hill (Manhattan) Kips Bay Lincoln Greenwich Village East Lower Eastside Greenpoint Yorkville Manhattan Valley Morningside Heights Sunnyside (Queens)
Less than a high school diploma 6% 15% 2% 6% 5% 17% 37% 11% 4% 18% 12% 21%
High school diploma or equivalent 8% 29% 5% 9% 6% 14% 21% 18% 7% 14% 15% 26%
Some college or associate degree 14% 29% 11% 12% 10% 14% 14% 24% 12% 15% 12% 22%
Bachelor's degree 39% 18% 45% 40% 33% 34% 19% 30% 39% 27% 25% 21%
Master's degree or higher 33% 10% 37% 33% 46% 21% 9% 16% 38% 26% 36% 11%

Age

Age Chelsea United States Murray Hill (Manhattan) Kips Bay Lincoln Greenwich Village East Lower Eastside Greenpoint Yorkville Manhattan Valley Morningside Heights Sunnyside (Queens)
9 years and under 6% 13% 6% 4% 11% 5% 8% 6% 9% 9% 7% 10%
10 to 17 years 4% 11% 2% 4% 4% 5% 8% 5% 4% 7% 5% 6%
18 to 24 years 10% 10% 13% 19% 7% 16% 9% 9% 8% 12% 26% 9%
25 to 34 years 25% 13% 33% 29% 21% 24% 17% 32% 25% 21% 22% 23%
35 to 44 years 19% 14% 16% 13% 17% 15% 15% 15% 16% 14% 11% 18%
45 to 54 years 14% 15% 11% 11% 12% 13% 14% 13% 11% 15% 10% 13%
55 to 64 years 11% 12% 9% 8% 12% 10% 12% 11% 13% 9% 9% 10%
65 and over 11% 13% 10% 12% 17% 11% 17% 9% 14% 14% 10% 10%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Rent vs. Own Chelsea United States Murray Hill (Manhattan) Kips Bay Lincoln Greenwich Village East Lower Eastside Greenpoint Yorkville Manhattan Valley Morningside Heights Sunnyside (Queens)
Rent 69.7% 33.9% 67.2% 78.3% 65.5% 87.8% 87.0% 82.1% 71.7% 86.0% 84.0% 83.0%
Own 30.3% 66.1% 32.8% 21.7% 34.5% 12.1% 13.0% 17.9% 28.3% 14.0% 16.0% 17.0%

Income