Roosevelt Island

Roosevelt Island, known as Welfare Island from 1921 to 1973, and before that Blackwell's Island, is a narrow island in the East River of New York City. It lies between the island of Manhattan to its west and the borough of Queens to its east. Running from Manhattan's East 46th to East 85th streets, it is about two miles (3 km) long, with a maximum width of 800 feet (240 m), and a total area of 147 acres (0.59 km2). The island is part of the Borough of Manhattan and New York County. Together with Mill Rock, Roosevelt Island constitutes New York County's Census Tract 238, which has a land area of 0.279 sq mi (0.72 km2). and had a population of 9,520 in 2000 according to the US Census. The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation estimated its population was about 12,000 in 2007.Roosevelt Island is owned by the city, but was leased to the state of New York's Urban Development Corporation for 99 years in 1969. Most of the residential buildings on Roosevelt Island are rental buildings. There ... Read More

Roosevelt Island Apartment Rentals


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$2,100 For Rental
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$2,150 For Rental
Studio 1 Bathroom
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$2,200 For Rental
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$2,200 For Rental
Studio 1 Bathroom
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$2,250 For Rental
Studio 1 Bathroom
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$2,300 For Rental
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$2,350 For Rental
Studio 1 Bathroom
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$2,400 For Rental
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$2,445 For Rental
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Apartment in Roosevelt Island

$2,450 For Rental
Studio 1 Bathroom
Apartment in Roosevelt Island

$2,450 For Rental
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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$2,500 For Rental
Studio 1 Bathroom
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