Central Park is 2.5 miles long and half a mile wide. It covers 843 acres in the heart of New York City, or approximately 1.3 square miles. More »

New York City's Central Park is 843 acres with a perimeter of 6 miles. It extends north to south from 110th Street to 59th Street and east to west from 5th Avenue to 8th Avenue. Central Park was the first landscaped publ... More »

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Architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux won the Central Park Commission’s 1858 design contest with their Greensward Plan for New York’s Central Park. The area initially opened in its undeveloped state in 1857 o... More »

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Central Park in New York City is 1.317 square miles in area. It is 2.5 miles long, stretching from 59th Street to 110th Street, and is 0.5 miles wide, between Fifth Avenue and Central Park West. More »

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Architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux won the Central Park Commission’s 1858 design contest with their Greensward Plan for New York’s Central Park. The area initially opened in its undeveloped state in 1857 o... More »

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Central Park's perimeter measures 6 miles, or 9.6 kilometers. The park is bordered by Central Park West, Fifth Avenue, 59th Street and 110th Street. Central Park is the United States' first major landscaped public park. More »

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Central Park in New York covers 843 acres. Central Park is located within the Manhattan borough of New York City, stretching 2 1/2 miles in length between 59th Street and 110th Street and a half-mile in width between Fif... More »