Welcome to Soho

A Tapestry of Trendy Streets and Bohemian Beats
Soho, the acronym that's become synonymous with style, is Manhattan's canvas for the trendy and the timeless. Its cobblestone streets are lined with an architectural mosaic of cast-iron facades, housing some of the world's most avant-garde boutiques and galleries. Here, the creative pulse established by resident artists mingles with the cosmopolitan buzz, making it a neighborhood that truly never sleeps. It's a place where the energy of downtown New York is always at your fingertips, offering an experience as dynamic as the fashion statements it inspires.
Buyers keen on dipping into Soho's real estate will find themselves in the heart of a shopper's paradise, surrounded by lofts that epitomize New York's chic urban living. The area is a magnet for those who appreciate the finer things in life—whether that's high-end shopping, exquisite dining, or just great people-watching. And for sellers, Soho's timeless hip factor makes it a market that's as perennially in demand as the neighborhood's bohemian spirit.

What to Love

  • Trendsetting Boutiques: Soho is a fashionista's dream, with an endless array of designer stores and indie shops.
  • Artsy Alleys: The neighborhood thrives with art galleries and creative spaces that celebrate its bohemian roots.
  • Culinary Landmarks: Home to some of the city's most iconic eateries, from classic brasseries to innovative bakeries.
  • Downtown Vibe: The electric atmosphere of downtown NYC, with all its sophistication and vibrant energy.

Local Lifestyle

Soho's lifestyle is an eclectic mix of the edgy and the elite. It's where the day's agenda might include a casual stroll through an art exhibition, a shopping spree at high-end boutiques, or a leisurely brunch in a sunny loft. As night falls, the streets transform into a cosmopolitan playground, with locals and visitors alike basking in the neighborhood's chic ambiance. Living in Soho means embracing a lifestyle that's as expressive and diverse as the art that adorns its streets.

Dining and Entertainment

Dining in Soho is a foray into culinary excellence. Balthazar, an institution in its own right, offers a slice of Parisian charm with its acclaimed French cuisine. Raoul's, with its intimate setting, serves up classic bistro fare that's as authentic as it is delicious. For those seeking a modern twist on French gastronomy, Le Coucou is the embodiment of elegance, where each dish is a work of art. And no culinary tour of Soho would be complete without a stop at Dominique Ansel Bakery, where sweet creations like the famed Cronut® capture the inventive spirit of Soho.

Things to Do

Art aficionados will find solace in the galleries of Soho, such as the Franklin Bowles Gallery, which showcases a diverse collection of fine art. The Museum of Ice Cream turns whimsy into an experience, offering interactive installations that are a treat for all ages. For a more traditional artistic encounter, The Drawing Center provides a space dedicated to the exhibition of drawings, both historical and contemporary. And the Leslie Lohman Gallery offers a unique perspective, focusing on art that explores gender and sexuality.

Overview for Soho, NY

11,850 people live in Soho, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $152,792. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Around Soho, NY

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

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Norm's Pizza, Midoriya Japanese Market, and Yough.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 1.06 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.3 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.31 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.31 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.06 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.34 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Soho, NY

Soho has 6,445 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Soho do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,850 people call Soho home. The population density is 47,039.444 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Soho, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Soho. 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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Broome Street Academy Charter High School
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Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
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