Indeed, the New York Chinatown zip code, which it now shares with trendy SoHo and Tribeca, has created real problems for Asian American business owners: Zip code 10013 is considered a low-income neighborhood. high income, preventing struggling restaurants from qualifying for disaster loans through the Small Business Administration, while other pandemic relief programs appear to benefit domestic businesses. Young points to the multi-million dollar paycheck protection program loan received by Asian-themed restaurant chain PF Chang’s, saying, “Their sales have doubled. Meanwhile, the restaurants that have been the mainstay of Chinatown for decades – Hop Shing, who was 47, Hoy Wong, who had been there for 42 years – have had to close. They were old-fashioned Cantonese restaurants, you will never duplicate that cuisine again.