YouTubers That Live in New York (Famous Vloggers From NYC)

May 7, 2022


Looking for some YouTubers that live in New York to watch? You've come to the right place.

The state of New York, and New York City, in particular, are massive. Since there is such a large number of people in the state, it's no wonder that many content creators live there. Chances are, you've heard of at least one of them.

Read on and discover some New York YouTubers.

YouTubers in New York

Let's face it- New York state is huge. This means that there are thousands of content creators from NYC and the surrounding areas to watch content from. However, there are a few creators that stand out from the rest.

Let's go over a few of the most well-known YouTubers in New York.

Casey Neistat

Casey Neistat is one of the most influential vloggers on YouTube. He uploaded his first video to the platform in February 2010 and hasn't looked back since. Without him, many of the most popular vloggers currently on YouTube would've never started publishing content.

As of early 2022, Casey Neistat's channel has accumulated 12.4 million subscribers and over 3 billion views across 1,070+ videos. It is estimated that his channel will grow to 12.44 million subscribers by early 2023. However, if his upload frequency increases, this number could increase.

On Casey's channel, you'll find high-quality vlogs that include multiple camera angles and creative transitions. Typically, his vlogs have a specific topic addressed in them, but they are presented in the style of a classic daily vlog.


LaurenzSide is a popular gaming YouTuber who started her channel in February 2007. Something to note is that she hasn't always been a gaming YouTuber. Initially, her channel was a vlogging channel, however, this was short-lived, as she changed her content after taking a break from creating content.

As of early 2022, the LaurenzSide YouTube channel has accumulated 6.3 million subscribers and 2.4 billion total views across 1,850+ videos. By early 2023, it is estimated that Lauren's YouTube channel will reach 7.5 million subscribers.

Content-wise, this channel primarily publishes Sims and Minecraft videos. Occasionally, a video devoted to covering a random game will also be published. You will also find a YouTube Originals series on this channel entitled: Secret Saboteurs.


QPark started his YouTube career back in 2007. He primarily makes reaction videos and has uploaded 300+ videos as of early 2022. His videos have been received amazingly and this has helped him gain a whopping 9.95 million subscribers. The QPark YouTube channel is on pace to reach 10 million subscribers sometime in 2023.

Something to note about QPark is that he recently released an original song. So, alongside his regular content, there's a high possibility that music-related content could begin to be published to his channel at an increased frequency in the future. So, there's plenty of content to watch on his channel.


Maangchi is a Korean YouTuber from New York. Her content revolves around food and she shares recipes and tutorials for famous Korean dishes. Since South Korean culture has been gaining in popularity over the last few years, the channel has had a great growth rate thus far.

As of early 2022, Maangchi has accumulated 5.8 million subscribers and 644 million total views across 450+ videos. By early 2023, it is expected that Maangchi will reach 6.6 million subscribers. This shouldn't be difficult, as her channel has been gaining 1,000+ subscribers daily for a long time now.

Erik Conover

Erik Conover started his YouTube channel in March 2012. Apart from being a YouTuber, he is also a filmmaker and real estate agent. He makes travel vlogs and brings viewers with him through his content on his vacations to exotic destinations and lifestyle vlogs about his life in New York.

His series of videos about luxurious home tours of properties around New York are the most popular with his subscribers. He doesn’t have a fixed schedule but usually uploads new videos 6-8 times a month.

Erik's YouTube channel has accumulated 1.9 million subscribers and 235 million total views across 180+ videos as of early 2022. It is estimated that his channel will reach 2.5 million subscribers sometime in 2023.

Kelsey Simone

Kelsey Simone is a 21-year-old YouTuber from New York. She mostly focuses on fashion and lifestyle, but she also makes vlogs about her life in New York. She joined YouTube in April 2013 and has uploaded 350+ videos thus far.

Kelsey has 1.64 million subscribers and a total of 135 million views on her videos as of early 2022. If the current growth rate for Kelsey's channel continues, it should reach 1.7 million subscribers sometime in 2023.

She uploads a new video every Friday and has managed to retain her consistent upload schedule for a long time. So, if you're looking for a lifestyle YouTube channel that publishes new videos consistently, this one might be a good option.

Michelle Choi

Michelle Choi joined YouTube in January 2012 and has managed to become one of the largest wellness and lifestyle channels on the platform. Her most popular videos are a series called Living Alone Diaries, where she documents different aspects of living alone in New York.

Michelle's channel has accumulated 1.3 million subscribers and over 100 million total views across 190+ videos as of early 2023. If the growth rate of her channel remains stable, her channel should reach 1.9 million subscribers sometime in 2023.

Brett Conti

Brett Conti is a New York-based YouTuber who vlogs his experiences in the Big Apple. He also travels to unique locations around the world and documents his experiences in those locations.

As of early 2022, Brett's channel has accumulated 413K subscribers and 36 million total views across 320+ videos. His channel is on track to reach 690K subscribers sometime in 2023, but this number could increase if he manages to continue creating viral videos.


You now know some of the top YouTubers that live in New York or have at one point in their lives. Depending on your preferences, there's a good chance that one of the mentioned content creators will be worth watching.

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