Falcon Towers

245 E 44th St

This Property At A Glance

Mixed-Use Elevator Building

This is a Mixed-Use Elevator Building.

In Midtown

245 E 44th St is located in Midtown, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $100,931, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 629 street trees within a block of 245 E 44th St.

Falcon Towers is a 31-floor, 181-unit Mixed-Use Elevator Building in Manhattan's Midtown near East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue. The building was built in 1986.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to Falcon Towers, you'll be happy to learn we haven't found any problems or violations reported in this property's records. As for safety, there were 7 felony crimes reported near Falcon Towers over the past year. In addition, residents filed 964 noise complaints, 74 filth complaints, and 102 street quality complaints.

Building records show 6 construction or renovation projects at Falcon Towers since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 1 demolition and 3 new building developments in the area within the past year.

There are 3 Citi Bike stations nearby and the typical wait time for a taxi at Falcon Towers is 34 seconds.

As for the demographics around Falcon Towers, the median age is 34, 35% of residents are married, and 6% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $100,931 and about 40% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 67% Democrat.

This address is zoned for New York City Public Schools, which is rated below average overall. You can see individual ratings and program information on nearby schools like Ps 78, Professional Performing Arts High School, and Art And Design High School in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.1°F.

Building

Building Type
Elevator
Unit Count
181
Floor Count
31
Elevators
3
Build Year
1986

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
18
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
66
seconds

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
36
seconds

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Travel Time From Floor
60
seconds

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Complaints and Violations

The total number of problems reported for is
0
Problems
The total number of historical violations for is
0
Violations

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

16% lower than the national average

Housing costs

13% lower than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

20% lower than the national average

Transportation costs

24% lower than the national average

Apparel costs

13% lower than the national average

Entertainment costs

10% lower than the national average

Utility costs

17% lower than the national average

Healthcare costs

4% lower than the national average

Insurance costs

3% lower than the national average

Tobacco costs

36% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$111,007
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$100,931
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
64%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
35%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
8.88%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$8,308

Transportation

Subway Access

No subway entrances within 5 blocks

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
34
seconds at East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
217
available taxis pass by East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
15
taxis pick up passengers at East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue
In a typical hour
14
taxis drop off passengers at East 44th Street and 2nd Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
8:30 AM to 8:59 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Walked
There are
3
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
18%

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Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
964
noise complaints in the last year within 3 blocks
There were
74
filth complaints in the last year within 3 blocks
There were
102
street complaints in the last year within 3 blocks

Rodent Sightings

6 rodent sightings reported within a block of

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Street Trees

629 street trees within a block of

77 street trees is typical around buildings in Manhattan

School

School District

This property is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,686
schools
There are
983,483
students enrolled in this district

Construction

There have been
6
construction projects in this building since 2003
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
There has been
1
demolition in the last year within 5 blocks
There have been
3
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

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Crime

Crime at a Glance

In the past year, there were
7
felony crimes within 3 blocks

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The most common felony crime within 3 blocks was
Assault
in the past year

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
Years Old

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Is the neighborhood around this building filled with the post-college party crowd, overrun with young parents and strollers, or more senior-friendly? Is it a wealthier area, an up-and-coming neighborhood, or a bit on the grittier side?

The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
6%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
35%

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
32°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
76°F

Natural Disasters

Risk of storms
in this area is
mild
Risk of earthquakes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hurricanes
in this area is
mild
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
low
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high