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Manhattan Community Board 7

The location of Manhattan Community Board 7 in New York City.

The Manhattan Community Board 7 is a New York City community board encompassing the neighborhoods of Manhattan Valley, Upper West Side, and Lincoln Square in the borough of Manhattan.

It is delimited by Central Park West on the east, northern portion of Columbus Circle, West 60th Street, Columbus Avenue (Ninth Avenue), and West 59th Street on the south, the Hudson River on the west and Cathedral Parkway (West 110th Street) on the north.[1]

Roberta Semer[2] serves as Chairperson and Penny Ryan is the District Manager.[3]


As of 2010, the Community Board has a population of 209,084; down from 210,993 in 1990. Of them (as of 2010), 140,850 (67.4%) are White non Hispanic, 31,347 (15%) of Hispanic origin, 15,834 (7.6%) are African American, 15,988 (7.6%) Asian or Pacific Islander, 221 (0.1%) American Indian or Native Alaskan, 671 (0.3%) of some other race, 4,173 (2%) of two or more race.[4]

12.2% of the population benefit from public assistance as of 2012.[5]

The land area is 1,222.7 acres, or 1.9 square miles (4.9 km2).[4]


  1. ^ About Community Board 7 / Manhattan on
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  3. ^ "Manhattan Community Board 7: About Community Board 7". The City of New York. Retrieved 24 April 2011.
  4. ^ a b "Manhattan Community Board 7 Profile" (PDF). The City of New York. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 May 2011. Retrieved 24 April 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. ^ "Manhattan Community Board 7 Profile" (PDF). The City of New York. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-10-14. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)(from 2012)

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