Inwood, New York, NY

Inwood Neighborhood Guide New York, NY

About

Inwood is a vibrant neighborhood located in the uppermost part of Manhattan, New York City. It is bound by the Harlem River to the North and East, and the Hudson River to the West. Known for its lush greenery, Inwood is home to Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan's only remaining natural forest. It is also proximal to Broadway, with a quick connection to downtown via the A train.

What You Will Love about Inwood, New York, New York

  • Inwood's rich urban nature and diverse cultural scene offer a unique blend of city life and green living.
  • The area boasts a wide assortment of cuisines from around the world, provided by a variety of local restaurants.
  • The neighborhood is also home to the Dyckman Farmhouse Museum, Manhattan's last Dutch colonial farmhouse.
  • The Inwood community is often described as friendly and tightly-connected, giving it a small-town feel in the midst of the big city.

What’s Nearby

Inwood is just a short distance away from popular areas like Harlem and Washington Heights. A few steps away are Columbia University Medical Center and Fort Tryon Park, known for the stunning Cloisters museum dedicated to medieval art.

Lifestyle

Living in Inwood offers a relaxed lifestyle, with ample opportunities for outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, and boating. The neighborhood hosts a weekly farmers' market and year-round community events, fostering a down-to-earth, community-centric environment amidst the hustle of the city.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 382 restaurants, 114 grocery stores, and 54 parks within a mile of the Inwood neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Camila Food Center

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    616 W 207th St

  • GROCERY
    CTown Supermarkets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    4918 Broadway

  • GROCERY
    C Town Markets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    4918 Broadway

  • GROCERY
    Broadway Organic Deli and Grill

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    4996 Broadway

  • GROCERY
    Simply Gourmand

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    5030 Broadway

  • GROCERY
    Fine Fare Supermarkets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    4776 Broadway

Inwood Apartments and Rentals

138 Rental properties in Inwood, New York, NY.

  • 579 W 215th St #6A property

    $2,200

    579 W 215th St #6A

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    750 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 579 W 215th St #3D property

    $1,700

    579 W 215th St #3D

    Studio • 1 Bath

    550 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 579 W 215th St #6D property

    $1,800

    579 W 215th St #6D

    Studio • 1 Bath

    550 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 2643 Sedgwick Ave property

    $2,125

    2643 Sedgwick Ave

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 2643 Sedgwick Ave property

    $2,400

    2643 Sedgwick Ave

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 2810 Bailey Ave property

    $2,125

    2810 Bailey Ave

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
4.5%
6.5%
utilities
1.5%
4.6%
food
1.5%
3%
transportation
4.7%
2.2%
healthcare
0.3%
0.5%

Inwood Demographics

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Inwood Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 3 of 5 renters

Inwood Transportation

walk bike and transit

Walker’s Paradise

97/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

73/100
Bike Score®

Rider’s Paradise

97/100
3 bus stops, 11 train stops, 3 other stops

MTA Subway - Inwood/207th St

Train Stop

4943 Broadway

MTA NYC Subway 207 A Train Terminus

Other

4973 Broadway

MTA-Inwood-207th St

Train Stop

640 W 207th St

Source: foursquare.com

Inwood Schools

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11%
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3%
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6%
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25%
Hudson HeightsNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$1,995
11%
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9%
Fort GeorgeNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
KingsbridgeNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
East BronxNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$1,517
0%
Hamilton HeightsNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
South BronxNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$2,955--
Central HarlemNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$1,500
12%
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0%
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4%
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67%
HighbridgeNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$1,771
25%
Bedford ParkNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
Mott HavenNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$2,955--
AllertonNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
WakefieldNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
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12%
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4%
Englewood SouthNeighborhood in Englewood, New-jersey$2,100
6%
East HillNeighborhood in Englewood, New-jersey----
Co-Op CityNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
Clason PointNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
Bronx RiverNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
WilliamsbridgeNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
ParkchesterNeighborhood in New-york, New-york$1,517
0%
Pelham BayNeighborhood in New-york, New-york----
Downtown YonkersNeighborhood in Yonkers, New-york$2,200
5%