Murray Hill Apartments

Manhattan

$2,500 Murray Hill
STUDIO
Doorman, Elevator, Laundry Room, Elevator/Laundry Building
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$5,500 Murray Hill
3BR, 2BA
Pets Allowed, Doorman, Elevator, Laundry Room, Dishwasher, Elevator/Laundry Building
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$5,500 Murray Hill
4BR, 2BA
Pets Allowed, Doorman, Elevator, Laundry Room, Dishwasher, Elevator/Laundry Building
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$3,795 Murray Hill
3BR, 1BA No FeeConvertible Floorplan
Dishwasher
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$2,900 Murray Hill
1BR, 1BA
In-Unit Laundry
~ 5 Hours since update
$3,200 Murray Hill
2BR, 1BA No Fee
In-Unit Laundry, Dishwasher, Pre War
~ 7 Hours since update
$4,700 Murray Hill
3BR, 2BA No fee
In-Unit Laundry, Outdoor Space, Outdoor Space, Pre War
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$6,000 Murray Hill
2BR, 2BA
Doorman, Elevator, Laundry Room, Dishwasher, Outdoor Space, Outdoor Space, Elevator/Laundry Building
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Local Subway Stops

  • 4 6 5 Grand Central - 42 St
  • 7 Grand Central - 42 St
Murray Hill map

Murray Hill Statistics

$3,300
1BR Median Rent
  • 47% Luxury Highrise
  • 23% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Pre War
  • 7% Walk-Up
  • 4% Elevator Building
Building types
13
popularity rank 2014 rank: 15

Murray Hill is:

Good transportation Fun nightlife On the rise Young crowd

Murray Hill specialists

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Irina Afranzha
Spire Group

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Sabrina Chen
Citi Habitats

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Neighborhood Description

The diversity, lower rents than surrounding neighborhoods, and a convenient location make Murray Hill a desirable location for those seeking to live in Manhattan.

The fact that Murray Hill real estate has increased in value several times the past decade shows how up-and-coming the neighborhood continues to be. The close proximity of Grand Central near the northwestern part of the neighborhood provides multiple transportation options, while the serene St. Vartan's Park provides an escape from city life. The neighborhood also offers diverse food options, from Cambodian restaurant Num Pang Sandwich Shop to the famous 2nd Avenue Deli. Featuring everything from the works of Edgar Allan Poe to manuscripts from classic authors, The Morgan Library & Museum is also in the area, located on 225 Madison Avenue.

The history of Murray Hill dates back to the 18th century, when a Quaker merchant named Robert Murray moved his family from Ireland to New York and built a house near what is today Park Avenue and 36th Street. His farm was successful throughout the century, and was even said to have saved a large number of American troops when Mrs. Murray entertained British generals with cake and wine, delaying their haste in pursuing American General Putnam's march. By the mid-19th century, upper and upper-middle class were the primary demographics in Murray Hill (J.P. Morgan built a mansion there in 1882). The 20th century saw a similarly upper class population, and today Murray Hill houses many upper class young professionals that take advantage of its location and lively restaurant-and-bar scene.

Murray Hill runs north of 34th Street, South of 42nd Street, East of Madison Avenue, and West of the East River. Many locals also include the blocks south to 30th Street and north to 45th Street. To the north, Murray Hill borders “Curry Hill,” a well known neighborhood similar to Murray Hill, but with a large Indian population and a high concentration of Indian restaurants.

Accessing Murray Hill is easy. Aside from simply arriving at Grand Central and walking a block or two south, visitors can access the lower part of Murray Hill via the 33rd Street subway (the 6 line) on Park Avenue, between East 32nd and East 33rd. Many bus lines, including the M101, M102, QM2, and QM4, also run along 3rd Avenue.

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