Upper East Side

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The Upper East Side is a very sophisticated neighborhood, known for its world famous museums, elite schools, luxury boutiques, fine dining and proximity to Central Park. It stretches from 59th Street to 96th Street and Fifth Avenue to the East River. West of Lexington Avenue houses some of the most expensive real estate in the world and the city's richest residents. East of Lexington Avenue, young professionals and beginning families live in affordable pre and postwar co-ops, condos and townhouses.