10002 is located in Manhattan and includes Lower East Side.

This neighborhood is mostly residential.
This neighborhood has:
a very high number of places to buy food
a very high number of social services
a very high number of childcare facilities

Student achievement in public schools in this neighborhood is rated Above average.
This neighborhood has an above average amount of open space and parks.

EHV Payment Amount

EHVs can cover different amounts of rent depending on the zip code where a home is located and the size of the home, and they can provide extra help in some neighborhoods where housing is more expensive. You may hear the term “payment standard,” which means the maximum amount of rent an EHV can cover.

If you are searching in zip code 10002, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $1751
Studio: $2335
1-BR: $2387
2-BR: $2696
3-BR: $3385
4-BR: $3647

For more information about payment amounts across the city, please visit: https://nyc.gov/hpd-payment-standards.


10002 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: B, D, F, J, M, Z
Bus lines: B39, M9, M14A-SBS, M14D-SBS, M15-SBS, M15, M21, M22, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M103
Express bus lines: N/A
Citibike: Yes

Or map your commute to school, work, or to see family/friends.

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10002 has a very high number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 193
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 3
Soup kitchens: 0
Food pantries: 6


Neighborhood safety is difficult to measure and summarize, but when looking at the number of certain felony crimes that occurred in this area between 2014 and 2018, 10002 had more crime than average per person compared to other neighborhoods.

For more information on which crimes were analyzed and how they were adjusted for the number of people who live in each zip code, see the technical notes.

Healthcare Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10002 has a very high number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 22
Mental health: 13
Chemical dependency: 5
Health promotion and disease prevention: 10
Residential healthcare: 2
Other healthcare: 5

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10002 has a very high number of social services.

Senior services: 13
Immigrant services: 6
Services for people with disabilities: 1
Community centers and community school programs: 18
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 3
Financial and social services: 2
Workforce development: 2

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10002 has a very high number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 28
Day care facilities: 29
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 25
Preschools for students with disabilities: 4

Public Schools

Each school year the New York City Department of Education (DOE) surveys students, parents, and teachers. This information is used to measure five dimensions of school quality for each school. The New York City public schools located in 10002 were rated:

Rigorous instruction: Below average
Collaborative teachers: Below average
Supportive environment: Average
Effective school leadership: Below average
Trust: Average

Student achievement is rated Above average.

For more detailed information on a specific school, please visit: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2019/
To look up zoned schools at a given address, please visit: https://schoolsearch.schools.nyc/


Of the people who live in 10002:

13% are children
23% are seniors

Of the people in 10002:

42% identify as Asian
7% identify as Black
26% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
22% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 10002 are mostly residential. The most common type of properties in 10002 are apartment buildings with elevators.

Street Life

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Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10002 has an above average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 18
Gardens: 3
Playfields: 2
Triangles & plazas: 2

Note: Some zip codes are close to but do not include very large parks like Central Park, Prospect Park, Van Cortlandt Park, and others. In these cases, residents still have nearby access to high-quality open space, but this access is not reflected in the numbers above. You may want to explore on a map to see if any large parks are nearby.

Religious Facilities

10002 includes the following religious facilities:

U S A Shin Yat Tong Moral Society Inc
104 Madison St, New York

Borde Buddhist Assocation
152 Henry St # 156, New York

Dewitt Reformed Church
280 Rivington St, New York

Lower Manhattan Rabbinical College
203 Henry St, New York

Mesivta Tifereth Israel Of Rizhin
247 – East Broadway, New York

Beth Jacob Parochial School Of East Side And Esther Schoenfeld Hs Inc
142 Broome St, New York

Manhattan Lambs Church Of The Nazarene
61 Rivington St, New York

Rector Churchwardens And Vestrymen Of The St Augustines Parish Manhat
333 Madison St, New York

Congregation Bais Dovid Kerentorah
203 E Broadway, New York

Ling Liang World-Wide Evangelistic Mission Inc
177 E Broadway, New York

Buddhist Society Of Wonderful Enlightenment Inc
99 Madison St, New York

Chung Te Buddhist Association Of New York Inc
152 Henry St # 154, New York

National Council Of Young Israel
225 E Broadway, New York

American Buddhist Taoist Association New York Inc
81 Bowery Fl 3, New York

Heaven Way Buddha Church
99 Allen St, New York

Manhattan Spanish Church Of The Nazarene
61 Rivington St, New York

Wai Kwong Tao Tak Temple Of N Y Inc
59 Hester St, New York

Sea Of Galilee Pentecostal Temple
166 Eldridge St, New York

Chinese Evangel Mission Church
97 Madison St, New York

Yeshiva Bais Hsofrim
17 Essex Street, New York

James C P And Chou-In Wang Association Incorporated
68 Henry St Apt 4, New York

Mision Pentecostal El Mesias
189 Madison St, New York

Church Of Grace To Fujianese New York Inc
133 Allen St # 135, New York

Trans World Buddhist Association Inc
115 Hester St, New York

Bethel Chinese Assembly Of God
77 Eldridge St, New York

Eastern United States Taoist Association
24 Eldridge St, New York

Beth Tomche Torah Home Of The Sages Of Israel Inc
25 Bialystoker Pl Willett St, New York

Iglesia Pentecostal De Jesucristo Huerto Ce Oracion Inc
114 Suffolk St, New York

Sung Tak Buddhist Association Inc
15 Pike Street, New York

Beis Shlomo Zalmen
262 Delancey St, New York

Shao Lin Temple Of The United States Inc
120 E Broadway, New York

Congregation Erster Lutowiska Machzike Hadass
262 Delancey St, New York

Poon Ku York Gua Kuan Yin Temple
111 Henry St Apt 6, New York

Full-Life Christian Assembly Inc
120 Baruch Dr Apt Gd, New York

Zheng Yin Buddhist Association Inc
131 Eldridge St, New York

Ting Jiang Tai Shan Gong Buddhist Inc
11 Monroe Street Room C2, New York

Congregation Bnai Jacob Anschei Brzezan
Po Box 1008, New York

Light World International Usa Cor
31 Monroe St 5fl, New York

Mesivtha Tifereth Jerusalem
145 E Broadway, New York

First Roumanian American Congregation
89 Rivington St, New York

Trinity Assembly Of God
Po Box 1049, New York

Latin American Pentecostal Church Of God Inc The Eden
66 Forsyth St, New York

The Primitive Christian Church
207 E Broadway # 209, New York

East Side Torah Center Inc
519 Grand St, New York

Usanyc Chinatown Christian Church Inc
48 Market St Unit 1, New York

World United Buddhist Association Pu Xian Temple Inc
50 Eldridge St Fl 1, New York

Chabad Lubavitch Of The Lower East Side Inc
530 D Grande St Ste 6d, New York

The Classic Of New York Of The Reformed Church In America
280 Rivington St, New York

International Buddhist Wisdomtemple Inc
158 Henry St, New York

Nachal Novea Mekor Chochma
28 Jackson St, New York

Gmilas Chesed Keren Israel
233 E Broadway, New York

Knesset Yehuda Inc
44 Canal St, Ny

Iglesia Evangelica Hispana Acym
162 Attorney St, New York

Bnei Torah Movement
136 Broome St, New York

Eastern Buddhist Association
83 Division St, New York

Agudas Ha Rabbanim Of U S A And Canada Inc
235 E Broadway, New York

Chinese Alliance Church
62 Delancey St, New York

Tifereth Hacarmel Inc
141 E Broadway, New York

New York Chinese Gospel Church
10 Confucius Plz Apt 4j, New York

Holy Words Without Boundary Inc
32 Monroe St Apt Bc10, New York

Us Gan Tian Yi Shan Temple Association
51 Hester St, New York

True Buddha Temple Chinatown Inc
156 East Broadway 1/Fl, New York

True Buddha Temple Of Compassionate Grace Inc
58 Orchard St, New York

Banner Of Christ Church 411 Ministry Intl Inc
99 Canal St Fl 4 # 411, New York

International Society Of Nun Yen Sutra
20 Eldridge St, New York

Bok Yee Buddhist Temple
9 Allen St, New York

St Mary
28 Attorney St, New York

America Buddhist Chants Research Center
15 Monroe St Ste South, New York

Grace Gratitude Buddhist Temple Inc
48 E Broadway, New York

World Buddhist Centre
158 Henry St, New York

Church Of New York Chinatown Inc
2 Allen St Unit 4a, New York

American Buddhist Confederation
81 Bowery, New York

American Mind In Mind Buddhist Association Inc
20 Eldridge Street 2fl, New York

Guangji Buddhist Temples Inc
85 Hester St Bsmt 1, New York

American Buddhist Association Xi Chan Temple Inc
13 Monroe St, New York

Iglesia Pentecostal Arca De Salvacion Inc
265 E Houston St # 7, New York

Yuga Dharma Ashram
63 Pitt St Apt 1f, New York

Manhattan Beth Din For Conversions Inc
7 Willett St # 11, Nyc

United Ulama Council Of Usa Inc
318 Madison St Apt 3f, New York

Ministerio Evangelistico Manto De Fuego Inc
60 Division Ave Ste 22h, New York