Greenwich Village / West Village

Greenwich Village / West Village

A haven of European charm and New York City pizzazz.

Welcome to Greenwich Village/West Village

Discover an enclave where Europe's quaintness meets New York City's verve. Greenwich Village and the West Village are an irresistible blend of bustling streets set against a walkable grid reminiscent of the old world. Every corner, every cobblestone, and every brownstone whispers tales of bohemians, artists, and dreamers who once graced these streets. Central in its location, it's a metropolitan retreat that feels as if it's worlds away.

What to Love

  • Elite location 
  • Enchanting spaces with dramatic ceilings
  • Fewer full-service buildings, more exclusivity
  • Limited inventory ensuring persistent demand
  • Cobblestone charm with no skyscrapers

Local Lifestyle

Greenwich Village and the West Village lifestyle are an intoxicating mix of vintage elegance and urban chic. The area buzzes with energy, yet there's a certain serenity in its brownstone-lined streets and cobblestone alleys. Here, it's a celebration of hip culture, an homage to art and creativity. Shopping is an upscale affair, and restaurants are hip and trendy. And amidst this vibrant scene, there's a noticeable absence of towering skyscrapers, allowing the spirit of the village to shine even brighter.

Dining and Entertainment

I Sodi is a well-guarded secret of the West Village, known to the discerning few who appreciate its intimate Italian charm. The restaurant offers an exceptional dining experience, seamlessly blending authenticity with modernity, and its unassuming exterior hides a culinary gem that surprises and delights.
Dante, known for serving the best Negroni’s in NYC, offers a celebration of life every evening. It's a place where memories are crafted, one delightful bite and sip at a time.
Via Carota offers an immersive Italian experience reminiscent of the rustic streets of Italy. Meanwhile, Babbo will make you a regular patron with its unmatched ambiance and culinary prowess. Dive into the flavors of Japan at EN Japanese Brasserie and relish the exquisite offerings of 4 Charles Prime Rib, a testament to culinary excellence.

Things to Do

Washington Square Park is the heart and soul of Greenwich Village. It's a canvas of New York City life, where musicians, artists, students, and tourists converge. The iconic arch, the soulful tunes of a piano or guitar, the laughter of children around the fountain — it's the essence of village life.
Closer to the Hudson, NY Aids Memorial Park at St Vincent's Triangle stands as a solemn and powerful tribute, a place for reflection amidst the city's rush. Nearby parks like Jackson Square Park and Abingdon Square Park offer peaceful escapes, while the spirited environment of NYU fills the air with academic vibrancy and youthful energy.


  • NYU: A world-renowned institution anchoring the academic spirit of the Village.
  • Close proximity to some of the city’s finest schools both private and public.


Overview for Greenwich Village / West Village, NY

30,013 people live in Greenwich Village / West Village, where the median age is 40 and the average individual income is $125,180. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

40 years

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Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


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Around Greenwich Village / West Village, NY

There's plenty to do around Greenwich Village / West Village, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walker's Paradise
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Biker's Paradise
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Rider's Paradise
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Liberty Brand Pastries & Foods, Sushi Lin West Village, and Big Apple Coins.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 3.27 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.32 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.99 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.34 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.77 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.64 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Greenwich Village / West Village, NY

Greenwich Village / West Village has 14,346 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Greenwich Village / West Village do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 30,013 people call Greenwich Village / West Village home. The population density is 106,775.35 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

47.65 / 52.35%

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30 to 59 Minutes
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Schools in Greenwich Village / West Village, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Greenwich Village / West Village. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Grace Church School
PreK - 12th
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Harvest Collegiate High School
9th - 12th
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