The Upper West Side is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, New York City, that lies between Central Park and the Hudson River and between West 59th Street and West 110th Street. The Upper West Side is sometimes also considered to include the neighborhood of Morningside Heights.
Like the Upper East Side, the Upper West Side is an upscale, primarily residential area with many of its residents working in more commercial areas in Midtown and Lower Manhattan. While these distinctions were never hard-and-fast rules and now mean little, it has the reputation of being home to New York City's cultural and artistic workers, while the Upper East Side is traditionally perceived to be home to commercial and business types.
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... Route Terminals Streets traveled Service notes M86 Local Upper West Side West End Avenue and West 86 Street ↔ Yorkville East 92 Street and York Avenue ... M100 Local Inwood West 220 Street and Broadway ↔ East Harlem East 125 Street and 2 Avenue Broadway, Amsterdam Avenue, 125 Street No overnight service ... M101 Local service Fort George West 193 Street and St ...
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