New York is the most populous city in the United States of America. It is also known as New York City to distinguish it from the State of New York.


Late 1800's[]

While Sam Wilder was mortal, he worked as a teacher in New York. In fact, he achieved the New York's Teacher of the Year award in 1872, but died at some point afterward and was made a Whitelighter because of his life in the city.

After 1978[]

"He's moved to New York but he's very much alive."
Phoebe Halliwell concerning her father.[src]

During, or sometime after, 1978, Victor Bennett traveled to New York City following his abandonment of his mother-in-law and daughters. He was there for work, as he was a businessman[1] and remained there for some time.


Kyle Brody and Paige when back in time to December 28, 1981 to when his parents were killed.


"I'm gonna go and see what New York thinks of me. Whatever my destiny may be, I might find it there."
Phoebe Halliwell before moving.[src]

In 1998, Penelope Halliwell died of a heart attack, and Phoebe, her granddaughter, decided to leave the Halliwell Manor and find her father in New York.[2] Unfortunately, she was unsuccessful and as she was short of money, returned to San Francisco to live with her sisters.


"You're mad he's alive, you're mad I tried to find him, and you're mad I came back. Dad, dad, dad, dad, dad, dad, dad."
Phoebe Halliwell winding up her sister, Prue, to trigger her power.[src]

In 2001, Victor Bennett left New York and resigned his career following an e-mail from his daughter, Phoebe Halliwell, and went to San Francisco. He decided not to return to the city and got a new job near his daughters' home.[1]


Craig Wilson was about to fly to New York because his work when the mermaid Mylie tried to get him to confess his feelings for her.[3]


Darryl Morris relocated to New York with his family after helping the Charmed Ones one last time.[4]

After 2006[]

Sometime after 2006, Phoebe Halliwell wrote a New York best-selling book. A poster mentioning it was put up in her office at The Bay Mirror.[5]


While washing dishes in his house, Amelia Desmots comes to visit Darryl and ask for his help with the Charmed Ones. Darryl is initially reluctant to get involved again, but the manifestation of Andy Trudeau's spirit makes him reconsider.[6]

Notes and Trivia[]

  • Despite being mentioned and referred to many times throughout the series, New York was only seen once.