A fashionable and bustling urban neighborhood.

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.


Total Population

42 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Welcome to Soho

SoHo’s tightly-contained community has some of the best culture New York City has to offer. Centrally located just south of Washington Square Park, its luxury boutiques and designer stores make up the neighborhood’s high-end fashionable atmosphere. Coupled with original cobblestone streets, living in SoHo is a distinctive experience.

The neighborhood’s history as a significant artistic community of the 70s and 80s made it the influential destination of the global art scene it is today. Several fashion brands have studios in SoHo, and local galleries are continuously uncovering new talent. The cultural landscape looks to this small district to define the future of art and style. SoHo doesn’t follow trends—it sets them.

Residences in SoHo’s historic cast-iron buildings reflect the nature of the neighborhood—high-end, chic, and rarefied. SoHo is for those who want to live extravagantly in a cultural magnet of the world.

What to Love

  • Rows of specialized boutiques and renowned art galleries 
  • Gorgeous cast-iron building facades and quaint cobblestone streets 
  • Exciting and varied dining scene 

People and Lifestyle

SoHo is a bustling urban district with the electric pace New York is famous for. The energy of the place is exhilarating and is well-suited for ambitious, accomplishment-oriented individuals. With its heavy focus on art and fashion, SoHo is the perfect place for those looking to create the future.

Residents are primarily Manhattan professionals; with its proximity to the Williamsburg Bridge and Holland tunnel, the location is excellent for those who travel frequently for work.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

SoHo has remained the premier shopping district of Manhattan for decades. Shoppers from far and wide descend on SoHo to indulge in designer clothing and furniture. High levels of quality are maintained at the local stores and restaurants to attract these patrons.

Nearly every major luxury brand can be found in SoHo, such as the Ari flagship store, with its artisanal Italian clothing and urban chic styles popular in New York City. Nearby, the spacious Hugo Boss boutique and Reiss store each boast a huge range of in-store styles and sizes with well-appointed fitting rooms.

The area is teeming with excellent restaurants and culinary experiences. Romantic French brasserie Balthazar and Italian Cipriani have been staples of the New York dining scene since they opened. Andrew Carmellini’s The Dutch offers a more casual atmosphere of light American fare without sacrificing quality.

Things to Do

Located in the heart of New York’s downtown cultural scene, SoHo offers much to explore.

Gallery hopping is a popular way to spend an afternoon in the district. An array of establishments such as Peter Freeman and Bortolami sell avant-garde art and frequently hold champagne receptions during their openings. During the warmer months, locals travel up to the outdoor terrace of the Crosby Hotel to discuss the art they’ve seen over drinks.

Another popular experience is the SoHo Apple Store. With two enormous levels showcasing the best Apple has to offer, this location is a celebration of modern technology and excellent design.  Few manage to leave without a new gadget that will streamline and simplify their life.

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.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

48.13 / 51.87%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Soho, NY

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
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.
School rating
9th - 12th
Broome Street Academy Charter High School
9th - 12th
No rating available
Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
9th - 12th

Search Our Local Exclusive Listings

Browse Available Condos, Flats, Studios, & Lofts in New York City.

Work With Kobi

For Kobi, his client’s needs are always at the top of his list, and he will develop his abilities and skills in any way necessary to meet your needs. You can put your trust in Kobi to use all of his expertise, education, and highly developed skills to help you close the deal of your dreams!

Search Properties By Area