Did you know that the United States is the largest consumer market for diamonds, and over 90% of all diamonds coming into the U.S. come through New York? It should come as no surprise that New York City has a famous Diamond District, with over 2600 merchants in the diamond and jewelry industry all located on one block in Midtown Manhattan. The area between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, along 47th Street is called Diamond and Jewelry Way, with lots of opportunities for both window shoppers and more serious buyers to experience New York City's fantastic diamond marketplace. We've put together information to help you get to the area, tips for shopping, information about the area's history and more. Happy shopping!