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Old 04-13-2018, 02:51 PM
 
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In terms of city neighborhoods: Buffalo has Parkside, Central Park, the Delaware District(can be included with Elmwood Village), Park Meadow and parts of North Buffalo.

Rochester has East Avenue, Browncroft, Cobbs Hill/Upper Monroe, Park Avenue and a portion of North Winton Village.

Syracuse has Sedgwick, Strathmore, Scottholm(within larger Meadowbrook neighborhood), Berkeley Park, Shotwell Park area of the Eastwood section/neighborhood and Ross Park and Willumae in the Court-Woodlawn Neighborhood.

Schenectady has the General Electric Realty Plot and the Union Street/Central Park area(inc. Union Triangle and Upper Union).

Utica has parts of South Utica(south of Burrstone Road/Memorial Parkway, i.e.-Proctor Boulevard) and a portion of outer SE Utica just north of Memorial Parkway.

Binghamton has parts of its West Side(south of Main Street around Receration Park and Riverside Drive) and SW portion of city around/south of Vestal Avenue.

Niagara Falls has the DeVeaux neighborhood, an outer North Side neighborhood.

Elmira has a portions of the outer West Side.

Auburn has the Hoopes Park/East Genesee Street area, the Lake Avenue area and a portion of the historic South Street corridor.

Watertown has much of the outer Washington Street/Thompson Park/outer State Street portion of the city(S/SE/E).

Rome has the area of North Madison Street near the old Rome Free Academy/West Chestnut/North George.

Geneva has the South Main Street area.

Can view some information here: "Old Money" neighborhoods in Upstate NY cities
Some more street views, East Genesee Street near Hoopes Park: https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9349...7i13312!8i6656


In between outer State Street and Thompson Park: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.9681...6!9m2!1b1!2i38


Outer West Side(Elmira): https://www.google.com/maps/@42.0922...6!9m2!1b1!2i38


North Madison Street: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2304...7i13312!8i6656


South Main Street: https://www.google.com/maps/@42.8594...6!9m2!1b1!2i38
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Old 04-13-2018, 02:52 PM
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Location: Foot of the Rockies
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It does't matter if we know the current inhabitants. If the neighborhood was clearly built for people with money, and the majority of the homes are over 80 years old, it's an old money neighborhood. I don't know why you're being pedantic. It only serves to derail the conversation.
Excuse me?
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Old 04-13-2018, 02:59 PM
 
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I’ll add that not just parts of the upstate NY cities, but many of the villages or even towns with earlier development have such neighborhoods. Brighton outside of Rochester around the 12 Corners, DeWitt outside of Syracuse in its DeWittshire neighborhood and the Snyder community in the town of Amherst outside of Buffalo are a few examples of the latter point. All are close to or near areas of those cities with a similar look/feel as well.
Street views of these areas, Brighton(12 Corners area): https://www.google.com/maps/@43.1277...6!9m2!1b1!2i38


DeWittshire: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.0337...7i13312!8i6656


Snyder: https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9621...6!9m2!1b1!2i38
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Old 04-13-2018, 03:04 PM
 
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Some "old money" (or "old moneyed") neighborhoods include apartments:

NYC - Central Park West:
https://goo.gl/maps/kWMczzbcKdP2
https://goo.gl/maps/wrM3C6yujMT2
https://goo.gl/maps/o2rtTTY2zVm

Buffalo - Delaware District
https://goo.gl/maps/YoSkrfC1Hjs
https://goo.gl/maps/qmjpeZDGvs52
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Old 04-13-2018, 03:26 PM
 
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Excuse me?
It is certainly not an old money neighborhood if the old money is gone, that’s for sure. Which was my question about the scenes someone posted from Baltimore.

I’m getting under the OP’s skin by being silly about Old Money among the tarheels and— as fascinating as social hierarchies may be as a topic — I kind of agree with Katarina that ‘old money’ is a divisive and pejorative term to be throwing around. All the OP really meant in starting this thread was to feature nice, high-end, old fashioned city neighborhoods, of which almost American city of any size has at least one or two.
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Old 04-13-2018, 03:46 PM
 
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Another Buffalo neighborhood near the University of Buffalo in the NE corner of the city(aka University Heights): https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9557...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9554...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9565...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9539...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


Eastern end of the Kensington Heights neighborhood also in the NE portion of the city: https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9459...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


https://library.buffalo.edu/maps/img/ne.jpg
https://library.buffalo.edu/maps/buf...hborhoods.html
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Old 04-13-2018, 04:03 PM
 
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In terms of city neighborhoods: Buffalo has Parkside, Central Park, the Delaware District(can be included with Elmwood Village), Park Meadow and parts of North Buffalo.

Rochester has East Avenue, Browncroft, Cobbs Hill/Upper Monroe, Park Avenue and a portion of North Winton Village.

Syracuse has Sedgwick, Strathmore, Scottholm(within larger Meadowbrook neighborhood), Berkeley Park, Shotwell Park area of the Eastwood section/neighborhood and Ross Park and Willumae in the Court-Woodlawn Neighborhood.

Schenectady has the General Electric Realty Plot and the Union Street/Central Park area(inc. Union Triangle and Upper Union).

Utica has parts of South Utica(south of Burrstone Road/Memorial Parkway, i.e.-Proctor Boulevard) and a portion of outer SE Utica just north of Memorial Parkway.

Binghamton has parts of its West Side(south of Main Street around Receration Park and Riverside Drive) and SW portion of city around/south of Vestal Avenue.

Niagara Falls has the DeVeaux neighborhood, an outer North Side neighborhood.

Elmira has a portions of the outer West Side.

Auburn has the Hoopes Park/East Genesee Street area, the Lake Avenue area and a portion of the historic South Street corridor.

Watertown has much of the outer Washington Street/Thompson Park/outer State Street portion of the city(S/SE/E).

Rome has the area of North Madison Street near the old Rome Free Academy/West Chestnut/North George.

Geneva has the South Main Street area.

Can view some information here: "Old Money" neighborhoods in Upstate NY cities
For the highlighted areas in order, Sedgwick: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.0631...7i13312!8i6656


Scottholm: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.0439...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


Berkeley Park: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.0337...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


Shotwell Park: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.0625...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


Also, Park Avenue: https://www.google.com/maps/@43.0520...6!9m2!1b1!2i37
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Old 04-13-2018, 04:03 PM
 
Location: North Caroline
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It is certainly not an old money neighborhood if the old money is gone, that’s for sure. Which was my question about the scenes someone posted from Baltimore.

I’m getting under the OP’s skin by being silly about Old Money among the tarheels and— as fascinating as social hierarchies may be as a topic — I kind of agree with Katarina that ‘old money’ is a divisive and pejorative term to be throwing around. All the OP really meant in starting this thread was to feature nice, high-end, old fashioned city neighborhoods, of which almost American city of any size has at least one or two.

Thanks-- and yes that's what I meant.
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Old 04-13-2018, 04:22 PM
 
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Those don't really look like old money neighborhoods.
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Old 04-13-2018, 04:26 PM
 
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From Amsterdam NY: https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9475...6!9m2!1b1!2i37


https://www.google.com/maps/@42.9515...7i13312!8i6656
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