Lenox Hill is located right near Central Park, and retains characteristics of both the Upper East Side and Midtown East. Luxury apartment buildings stand next to elegant townhouses, mixing old and new, offering plenty of views of the East River. The area is often filled with college students from nearby Hunter College and Rockefeller University, and professionals from one of the country’s best medical institutions, Lenox Hill Hospital. Constant demand for real estate in this area has led to the building of new developments and high-rises.
Lenox Hill has easy access to the Upper East Side to the north and Midtown East to the south. The presence of upscale restaurants, boutiques, hotels, and art galleries are guaranteed to offer a wide range of eateries, shopping, and culture for residents, solidifying its status as a top east side location.