Popular Hashtags for New York - Hashtag Definitions

As the popular song by Jay-Z goes, “…the streets will make you feel brand new, big lights will inspire you. Let’s hear it for New York…” It is not surprising that New York has been heralded as one of the most inspiring cities on planet earth. If you live or find yourself in New York, and want the best New York hashtags, then these are some of the popular hashtags you should be using in your posts:

Destination Hashtags

There are plenty of amazing places in New York to enjoy. Common hashtags to appreciate such places include:

Manhattan Hashtags

#manhattan #manhattanbridge #manhattanskyline #manhattannyc #manhattannewyork #manhattanlife

Manhattan is where you find the best architectural designs and attractions of New York including Times Square and empire state building. When you are in Manhattan, this hashtag is perfect for you.

Brooklyn Hashtags


If you are looking for where life happens during the night, a place of music and art, then Brooklyn is the place you need to be. Use this hashtag when you are in the area. You might find yourself connecting with some of your followers who are in Brooklyn NY.

Queens Hashtags

#queens #queensny #queensnyc #queensncy🗽 #nyqueens #nycqueens

The Bronx Hashtags

#bronx #bronxny #thebronx #thebronxdoesitbetter #thebronxnyc #thebronxisbeautiful #fromthebronx

Staten Island Hashtags

#statenisland #statenislandferry #statenislandny #statenislandnyc #statenislandusa


This hashtag is used to accompany all other hashtags because it sums it all up. Whether you are Brooklyn or Manhattan, you are still in the USA.


In case you are a tourist traveling to New York, you should use this hashtag. You can also search for other posts with the same hashtag to find other places you can visit.


You cannot go to New York and leave without doing some shopping. Indulge your followers in your shopping spree by using this hashtag.


New York seems to have a fashion statement to make. It may not be the world’s center of fashion but it is definitely a fashion hub in its own right. Use this hashtag to highlight New York’s fashion and how it has affected your fashion sense.


New York is an inspiring city. It can ignite the desires of the simple. Share the inspirational moments you have enjoyed in the city by captioning them with this hashtag. Other residents besides Jay-Z can attest that it’s where dreams are made of.


New York is often unanimously associated with hip hop probably because many hip hop artists lived in the city. When you enjoy some good music from a New Yorker, then caption your post with this hashtag.


New York is at times referred to as the ‘Big Apple’. Tourists world over must visit New York when they visit the US. The city deserves to be called so. When you find yourself in the big apple, take a selfie and caption it with this hashtag.


When it comes to politics, New Yorkers are not left behind. Trump’s slogan has made rounds across the city. This is a popular hashtag in case you are interested in posting about politics.

Hashtags for what is around you

From beautiful people to beautiful sights, New York is abundant to recognize. Hashtags to use to describe what is around New York include:

Timesquare Hashtags

#Timesquare #Timesquarenyc #Timesquarenewyork #Timesquarekiss #Timesquareproposal

Central Park Hashtags

Official Social Media Accounts

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/centralparknyc

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/centralparknyc/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/centralparknyc

#centralpark #centralparknyc #centralparkmoments #centralparknewyork #centralparkzoo #centralparksouth #centralparkviews

Empire State Building Hashtags

Located in the center of Midtown Manhatten, no visit to New York City is complete until you have seen the view from 102nd-floor observatories.

Official Social Media Accounts

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/empirestatebuilding

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/empirestatebldg/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/EmpireStateBldg


#EmpireStateBuilding #ESBNFan #empirestate #empirestatebldg #nycskyline #explorensb

The Vessel in Hudson Yards Hashtags

The Vessel is a new landmark in New York City that’s the centerpiece in Hudson Yards. It comprises 154 intricately interconnecting flights of stairs — almost 2,500 individual steps and 80 landings.

#hudsonyardsvessel #vesselnyc #thevessel #thevesselnyc #hudsonyards #hellohudsonyards

Statue of Liberty Hashtags

The Statue of Liberty is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York, in the United States. Wikipedia

#statueofliberty #statueofliberty🗽 #ellisisland

Annual Events

Shakespeare In the Park

First staged in 1962, theatre lovers can view free outdoor productions of Bard’s plays.

Hashtags: #shakespeareinthepark #shakespeareintheparknyc

Living in New York


This must be one of the most popular hashtags in New York unlike in any other city. It also makes references to highways like I-495. What’s with New York and traffic?

Your number of Instagram posts is surely to rise in New York. There is so much to enjoy in the city including the art and music culture and the amazing architecture. Use these hashtags to get more followers who love the city.

Hashtags capture moments in just one simple yet attractive word. There is no limit as to how many hashtags you can use. It is completely up to you.

This list includes the most popular New York City hashtags. When you find yourself in the beautiful state, don’t forget to use them in your social media posts.

New York Sports Teams

Hockey Teams

New York Islanders Hashtags

Hashtag: #Isles

Social media accounts:

  • Twitter: @NYIslanders
  • Instagram: nyislanders
  • Facebook: New York Islanders

New York Rangers Hashtags

Hashtag: #NYR

Social media accounts:

  • Twitter: @NYRangers
  • Instagram: nyrangers
  • Facebook: New York Rangers

Baseball Teams

New York Mets Hashtags

Hashtag: #LGM

Twitter Hashtag:

Social media accounts

  • Twitter: @Mets
  • Instagram: mets
  • Facebook: New York Mets

New York Yankees Hashtags

Hashtag: #Yankees #NYYankees #Yankeestadium

Twitter Hashtag: #PinStripePride

Social media accounts

  • Twitter: @Yankees
  • Instagram: yankees
  • Facebook: New York Yankees

Football Teams

New York Giants

Official HashTag: #GiantsPrideGiants



New York Jets

Official HashTag:  #JetUpnyjets



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