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Ninth Avenue, known as Columbus Avenue between West 59th and 110th Streets, is a thoroughfare on the West Side of Manhattan in New York City. Traffic runs downtown (southbound) along the full stretch from Chelsea to the Upper West Side, except for the lowermost three blocks (from Gansevoort Street to 14th Street) where traffic runs northbound carrying traffic from Greenwich Street.

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Ninth Avenue
Columbus Avenue (59th–110th Streets)
Morningside Drive (north of 110th Street)
The avenue in Hell's Kitchen
OwnerCity of New York
Maintained byNYCDOT
Length5.7 mi (9.2 km)[1]
LocationManhattan, New York City
South endGreenwich Street
North endBroadway above West 220th Street in Inwood, Manhattan
EastEighth Avenue (below 59th Street)
Central Park West (59th–110th Streets)
WestTenth Avenue (below 59th Street)
Amsterdam Avenue (above 59th Street)
Construction
CommissionedMarch 1811
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