Geographically, Midtown is commonly defined as the area south of 59th Street, east of the Hudson River, west of the East River, and though its southern border is less clear, most consider it to be somewhere between 14th Street and 30th Street.
Midtown Manhattan, or simply Midtown, is a geographic area of Manhattan, New York City. It is home to some of the city’s most iconic buildings, including the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, and the United Nations Headquarters. It contains world-famous commercial zones such as Rockefeller Center, Broadway, and Times Square.
Midtown Manhattan is the largest central business district in the United States and ranks among the most intensely used pieces of real estate in the world. The majority of New York City’s skyscrapers, including its tallest hotels and apartment towers, lie within Midtown. The area hosts commuters and residents working in its offices, hotels, and retail establishments; many tourists, visiting residents, and students populate the district. Some areas, such as Times Square and Fifth Avenue, have large clusters of retail stores. Sixth Avenue in Midtown holds the headquarters of three of the four major U.S. television networks. It is a growing center of finance, second in importance within the United States only to Downtown Manhattan’s Financial District. Times Square is the center of Broadway theatre.
Landmark Buildings and Distinguished Addresses:
The 505, 505 West 47th Street
Orion Condominium, 350 West 42nd Street
Griffin Court, 800 10th Avenue #3Q
Platinum 247 West 46th Street
Park Imperial Condo, 230 West 56th
Platinum Condo, 247 West 46th Street
2 Worldwide Plaza, 350 West 50th Street
Citispire Condo, 150 West 56th Street
The Link Condo, 310 West 52nd Street
Metropolitan Tower Condo, 146 West 57th Street
The Plaza Condo, 768 Fifth Avenue
One57, 157 West 57th Street
The Bacarrat Hotel and Residences
540 West, 540 West 49th Street
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