10021 is located in Manhattan and includes Lenox Hill & Upper East Side.

This neighborhood is mostly residential.
Student achievement in public schools in this neighborhood is rated Very high.
This neighborhood had among the fewest crimes per person.

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 10021, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $2631
Studio: $3509
1-BR: $3586
2-BR: $4048
3-BR: $5082
4-BR: $5478

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


10021 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: 6, Q
Bus lines: M1, M2, M3, M4, M15, M15-SBS, M31, M72, M98, M101, M102, M103
Express bus lines: BxM1, BxM3, BxM4, BxM11, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, BxM10
Citibike: Yes

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

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10021 has an average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 48
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 0
Soup kitchens: 2
Food pantries: 0


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, 10021 had among the fewest crimes 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, 10021 has an average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 12
Mental health: 1
Chemical dependency: 0
Health promotion and disease prevention: 0
Residential healthcare: 1
Other healthcare: 2

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10021 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 4
Immigrant services: 0
Services for people with disabilities: 0
Community centers and community school programs: 0
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 2
Financial and social services: 0
Workforce development: 0

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10021 has an average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 0
Day care facilities: 14
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 2
Preschools for students with disabilities: 0

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 10021 were rated:

Rigorous instruction: Lower than most
Collaborative teachers: Lower than most
Supportive environment: Lower than most
Effective school leadership: Lower than most
Trust: Below average

Student achievement is rated Very high.

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 10021:

16% are children
24% are seniors

Of the people in 10021:

9% identify as Asian
0% identify as Black
7% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
81% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 10021 are mostly residential. The most common type of properties in 10021 are apartment buildings with elevators.

Street Life

Explore 10021 through Google Street View:

Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10021 has an average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 3
Gardens: 0
Playfields: 0
Triangles & plazas: 1

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

10021 includes the following religious facilities:

Rector Church Wardens & Vestrymen Of Church Of Epiphany Of Cty Of Ny
1393 York Ave, New York

Russian Orthodox Church Of Christ The Savior
340 E 71st St, New York

Temple Israel Of The City Of New York
112 E 75th St, New York

Jan Hus Presbyterian Church
351 E 74th St, New York

Bethany Memorial Reformed Church
344 E 69th St, New York

Church Of The Resurrection
119 E 74th St, New York

St Jean Baptiste Parochial High School
173 E 75th St, New York

Congregation Dor Ha-Shalom
445 East 65th Street, New York

Sephardic Services Of The Fifth Ave Synagogue Inc
Po Box 92, New York

Manhattan Sephardic Congregation
325 East 75th Street, New York

Yad Avraham Inc
13 E 63rd St, New York

Manhattan High School For Girls
154 E 70th St, New York

Alderton House Inc
117 E 70th St, New York

Hillel The Foundation For Jewish Campus Life
695 Park Ave Hunter East Room 1317a, New York

Congregation Achvat Achim
190 E 72nd St Ste 29d, New York

Shaaray Tefila Sisterhood
250 E 79th St, New York

Ohr Torah Inc
217 E 70th St Unit 1965, New York

Order Of St Andrew The Apostle Inc
10 E 79th St Ste 823-824, New York

Illuminati Inc
20 E 67th St, New York

Institute Of Religious Studies Bet Midrash Latorah
240 E 76th St Ste 108, New York

Banayich Bonayich
400 E 71st St Apt 5e, New York

Manhattan Joint Lecture Committee
103 E 77th St, New York

Standing Conference Of Canonical Orthodox Bishops In The Americs
8 E 79th St # 10, New York

Po Box 1520, New York

Congregation Beth El Of Manhattan Corp
1173 A 2nd Ave Ste 343, New York