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Washington Heights, New York County, New York, United States


Alternative Names:Harlem Heights, Pen-a-bick, Washington Heights, washintonhaitsu, wosingteonhaicheu, ワシントンハイツ, 워싱턴하이츠
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
Region:New York County, New York, United States
Latitude:40° 51' 0" N
Longitude:73° 56' 7" W
Lat/Long (dec):40.8501,-73.93541
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Elevation:54m
Population:152,613 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Washington Heights, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 51' 0" N73° 56' 8" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Fort Washington Avenue & 181st Street, Washington Heights, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 51' 3" N73° 56' 17" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
176th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 48" N73° 56' 17" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
179th Street & Haven Avenue, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 59" N73° 56' 30" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
185th Street & Harlem Speedway (Harlem River Drive), Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 58" N73° 55' 36" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
171st Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 35" N73° 56' 21" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Fort Washington Avenue & 171st Street, Washington Heights, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 38" N73° 56' 27" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
170th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 32" N73° 56' 21" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Fort George (192nd Street & Audubon Avenue), Washington Heights, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 51' 24" N73° 55' 32" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
165th Street & Riverside Drive, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 27" N73° 56' 40" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
168th Street & Harlem River, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 18" N73° 56' 0" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
165th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 20" N73° 56' 28" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
163rd Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 16" N73° 56' 31" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
162nd Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 13" N73° 56' 33" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
161st Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 11" N73° 56' 34" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
Inwood Valley (Inwood), Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 51' 56" N73° 55' 37" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
157th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 2" N73° 56' 41" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
204th Street & Post Avenue, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 51' 50" N73° 55' 16" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
172nd Street & Grand Concourse, The Bronx (Bronx Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 50' 27" N73° 54' 44" W2.2km (1.4 miles)
Tubby Hook occurrences, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 52' 13" N73° 55' 53" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
207th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 52' 3" N73° 55' 16" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Harlem Ship Canal, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 51' 48" N73° 54' 50" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Joseph Devlin Quarry, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA40° 51' 0" N73° 58' 0" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
215th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 52' 11" N73° 54' 57" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
218th Street & Broadway, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 52' 16" N73° 54' 50" W3.0km (1.8 miles)
Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA40° 51' 2" N73° 58' 14" W3.0km (1.8 miles)
Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA40° 51' 2" N73° 58' 14" W3.0km (1.9 miles)
Morrisania, The Bronx (Bronx Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 49' 45" N73° 54' 23" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
Marble Hill, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 52' 34" N73° 54' 38" W3.6km (2.2 miles)
Kingsbridge Road quarries, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA40° 52' 42" N73° 54' 25" W4.0km (2.5 miles)

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Coliseum CinemasBuilding(s)40° 51' 2" N73° 56' 9" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Thirty fourth Precinct Police StationBuilding(s)40° 51' 2" N73° 56' 6" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Intermediate School 528School40° 51' 2" N73° 56' 4" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Saint Spyidon Hellenic Orthodox Greek ChurchChurch40° 50' 56" N73° 56' 9" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
New York Police Department 34th Precinct StationBuilding(s)40° 51' 5" N73° 56' 7" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Temple of the CovenantChurch40° 50' 54" N73° 56' 6" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Public School 132School40° 51' 2" N73° 56' 0" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Wadsworth Avenue Baptist ChurchChurch40° 51' 6" N73° 56' 3" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Fort Washington Collegiate ChurchChurch40° 51' 3" N73° 56' 16" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Holy Rood Episcopal ChurchChurch40° 50' 57" N73° 56' 17" W0.3km (0.2 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
New York, USAState
New York City, New York, USACity
Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USABorough
Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USAIsland

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
United States, New York, New York244.33.1862.0.0.0
 
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