Falcon Towers

245 E 44th St

This Property At a Glance

Mixed-Use Elevator Building

This is a Mixed-Use Elevator Building.

In Turtle Bay

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

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 84 street trees within a block of 245 E 44th St.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $92,000, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

Falcon Towers is a 31-floor, 181-unit Mixed-Use Elevator Building in Manhattan's Turtle Bay near East 44th Street and 3rd 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 22 felony crimes reported near Falcon Towers over the past year. In addition, residents filed 137 noise complaints, 27 filth complaints, and 8 street quality complaints.

Building records show 5 construction or renovation projects at Falcon Towers since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 4 demolitions in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the 4, 5, 6, and 6 Express at 137 East 42 Street (Enter From E 43 St), there are 2 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at Falcon Towers is 36 seconds.

As for the demographics around Falcon Towers, the median age is 36, 34% of residents are married, and 11% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $92,000 and about 45% 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
17
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
66
seconds

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
37
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 Falcon Towers is
0
Problems
The total number of historical violations for Falcon Towers is
0
Violations

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

12% lower than the national average

Housing costs

10% lower than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

16% lower than the national average

Transportation costs

20% lower than the national average

Apparel costs

9% lower than the national average

Entertainment costs

5% lower than the national average

Utility costs

14% lower than the national average

Healthcare costs

2% lower than the national average

Insurance costs

0% lower than the national average

Tobacco costs

33% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$115,298
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$92,000
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
67%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
32%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$6,648

Recent Sales Nearby

$775,000
Monday, June 29 2015
0.09 miles away
Lot Size: 0.02 acres
$660,000
Thursday, June 11 2015
0.10 miles away
Build Year: 2006
$965,000
Thursday, April 30 2015
0.10 miles away
Build Year: 1980
$937,000
Wednesday, July 15 2015
0.12 miles away
Build Year: 1979
Lot Size: 0.55 acres
$960,000
Monday, June 29 2015
0.12 miles away
Build Year: 1979
Lot Size: 0.55 acres
$448,000
Thursday, March 26 2015
0.09 miles away
Lot Size: 0.02 acres
$1,485,000
Friday, May 01 2015
0.10 miles away
Build Year: 1983
$690,000
Friday, April 17 2015
0.10 miles away
Build Year: 1980
$870,000
Tuesday, July 14 2015
0.12 miles away
Build Year: 1979
Lot Size: 0.55 acres
$930,000
Friday, May 29 2015
0.12 miles away
Build Year: 1979
Lot Size: 0.55 acres

Transportation

Subway Access

137 East 42 Street (Enter From E 43 St)
4
5
6
6
7
7
S
2 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
36
seconds at East 44th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
202
available taxis pass by East 44th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
12
taxis pick up passengers at East 44th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
11
taxis drop off passengers at East 44th Street and 3rd 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
2
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of Falcon Towers
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
20%

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Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
137
noise complaints in the last year within a block
There were
27
filth complaints in the last year within a block
There were
8
street complaints in the last year within a block

Rodent Sightings

5 rodent sightings reported within a block of Falcon Towers

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Street Trees

84 street trees within a block of Falcon Towers

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

Elementary Schools Near Falcon Towers

PS 116 MARY LINDLEY MURRAY
0.6 mile away
PS 59 BEEKMAN HILL INTERNATIONAL
0.6 mile away
PS 78
0.9 mile away
47 THE AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE AND ENGLISH LOWER SCHOOL
1.0 mile away

Middle Schools Near Falcon Towers

47 THE AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE AND ENGLISH LOWER SCHOOL
1.0 mile away
PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
1.0 mile away
SCHOOL OF THE FUTURE HIGH SCHOOL
1.1 mile away
ELLA BAKER SCHOOL
1.2 mile away

High Schools Near Falcon Towers

UNITY CENTER FOR URBAN TECHNOLOGIES
0.6 mile away
NORMAN THOMAS HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
ART AND DESIGN HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
REPERTORY COMPANY HIGH SCHOOL FOR THEATRE ARTS
0.7 mile away

Construction

There have been
5
construction projects in this building since 2003

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There have been
2
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks

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There have been
4
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks

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There have been
0
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

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Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Foxy Johns Bar & Kitchen
0.2 mile Away
33 Reviews
Raines Law Room at the William
0.4 mile Away
65 Reviews
La Biblioteca
0.2 mile Away
295 Reviews
Parker & Quinn
0.6 mile Away
344 Reviews
Kiabacca
1.3 mile Away
64 Reviews
The Ginger Man
0.5 mile Away
970 Reviews
The Stag's Head
0.3 mile Away
270 Reviews
Cock & Bull
0.5 mile Away
179 Reviews
Peter Dillon's
0.2 mile Away
119 Reviews
Middle Branch
0.6 mile Away
222 Reviews
Jimmy's Corner
0.7 mile Away
335 Reviews
Peter Dillon's
0.6 mile Away
25 Reviews
The Bar Downstairs
0.4 mile Away
163 Reviews
The Jeffrey Craft Beer & Bites
0.8 mile Away
332 Reviews
Ted's Corner Tavern
0.5 mile Away
44 Reviews
Draught 55
0.6 mile Away
172 Reviews
SixtyFive
0.6 mile Away
36 Reviews
Cask Bar + Kitchen
0.5 mile Away
866 Reviews
Albion
0.6 mile Away
38 Reviews
The Shakespeare
0.4 mile Away
145 Reviews
Foxy Johns Bar & Kitchen
0.2 mile Away
33 Reviews
Bar Catalina
1.2 mile Away
77 Reviews
Amata
0.6 mile Away
23 Reviews
The Picnic Basket
0.3 mile Away
44 Reviews
Luke's Lobster
0.0 mile Away
110 Reviews
Chicken Provence
0.3 mile Away
140 Reviews
Parker & Quinn
0.6 mile Away
344 Reviews
Sukhumvit 51
0.3 mile Away
216 Reviews
Little Collins
0.6 mile Away
297 Reviews
Cipriani Le Specialita
0.2 mile Away
83 Reviews
Matisse
0.3 mile Away
248 Reviews
Vitae
0.4 mile Away
488 Reviews
Uncle Gussy's
0.4 mile Away
245 Reviews
Yogi Korean BBQ Tacos
0.3 mile Away
71 Reviews
Park Avenue Tavern
0.3 mile Away
290 Reviews
Sakagura
0.0 mile Away
1198 Reviews
Sushi Yasuda
0.1 mile Away
1409 Reviews
Ground Central
0.1 mile Away
26 Reviews
Udon West
0.1 mile Away
425 Reviews
Flatiron Room
1.0 mile Away
359 Reviews
Fairway Market
0.7 mile Away
171 Reviews
The Amish Market
0.1 mile Away
152 Reviews
Sunrise Mart
0.4 mile Away
204 Reviews
Whole Foods Market
0.6 mile Away
141 Reviews
Morton Williams
0.2 mile Away
37 Reviews
Kalustyan's
0.8 mile Away
333 Reviews
Westerly Natural Market
1.1 mile Away
249 Reviews
Trader Joe's
1.3 mile Away
491 Reviews
Food Emporium
0.4 mile Away
31 Reviews
Bryant Market
0.7 mile Away
33 Reviews
Dainobu
0.8 mile Away
53 Reviews
Smilers Food Store
0.5 mile Away
30 Reviews
Foodcellar & Co. Market
1.0 mile Away
185 Reviews
Urban Market
0.9 mile Away
33 Reviews
Natural Frontier Market
1.3 mile Away
46 Reviews
dainobu
0.2 mile Away
146 Reviews
International Grocery
1.2 mile Away
58 Reviews
Fairway Market
1.1 mile Away
96 Reviews
Go Organic NYC
1.2 mile Away
22 Reviews
Morton Williams
1.0 mile Away
27 Reviews
Bluestone Lane Coffee
0.3 mile Away
114 Reviews
Perk Kafe
0.4 mile Away
175 Reviews
Pennylane Coffee
0.1 mile Away
61 Reviews
Lucid Cafe
0.3 mile Away
161 Reviews
Blue Bottle Coffee
0.5 mile Away
280 Reviews
Ground Central
0.4 mile Away
246 Reviews
Blue Bottle Coffee
0.6 mile Away
55 Reviews
Zibetto Espresso Bar
0.4 mile Away
28 Reviews
Cafe La Cerra
0.5 mile Away
31 Reviews
Bibble & Sip
1.0 mile Away
404 Reviews
Hole in the Wall Coffee
0.6 mile Away
42 Reviews
Gregory's Coffee
0.4 mile Away
175 Reviews
Eclair Bakery
0.5 mile Away
178 Reviews
Stumptown Coffee Roasters
0.9 mile Away
1078 Reviews
2Beans
0.3 mile Away
88 Reviews
Financier Patisserie
0.7 mile Away
87 Reviews
Simon Sips
0.6 mile Away
110 Reviews
Treehaus
0.3 mile Away
223 Reviews
Birch Coffee
0.9 mile Away
72 Reviews
Ralph's Coffee
0.7 mile Away
25 Reviews
Blink Fitness
0.2 mile Away
77 Reviews
Absolute Fitness
0.2 mile Away
8 Reviews
24 Hour Fitness
0.5 mile Away
104 Reviews
Epic Hybrid Training
0.4 mile Away
35 Reviews
Throwback Fitness
0.8 mile Away
113 Reviews
Crunch
0.5 mile Away
94 Reviews
iLoveKickboxing.com
0.1 mile Away
98 Reviews
EPIC Hybrid Training
0.6 mile Away
16 Reviews
Equinox
0.2 mile Away
37 Reviews
CompleteBody
0.7 mile Away
18 Reviews
CrossFit Solace
0.7 mile Away
37 Reviews
360Fit
0.0 mile Away
2 Reviews
Crunch
0.7 mile Away
81 Reviews
Crunch
0.8 mile Away
57 Reviews
Equinox
0.6 mile Away
68 Reviews
Ultimate Gym NYC
0.8 mile Away
12 Reviews
Equinox
0.4 mile Away
28 Reviews
Equinox
0.7 mile Away
22 Reviews
24 Hour Fitness
0.9 mile Away
131 Reviews
Uplift Studios
1.2 mile Away
74 Reviews
Noy Skincare
0.3 mile Away
175 Reviews
Hazuki Hair
0.5 mile Away
155 Reviews
ButterCup Skin Care
0.9 mile Away
116 Reviews
Pretty Please
1.0 mile Away
76 Reviews
J'Aime Day Spa
0.5 mile Away
324 Reviews
Black Label Nails & Spa
0.3 mile Away
264 Reviews
Moonflower Spa
0.4 mile Away
116 Reviews
Premium Barber Shop
0.2 mile Away
235 Reviews
Himalayan Eyebrow Threading Salon, Inc
0.6 mile Away
337 Reviews
John Barrett Salon
0.8 mile Away
84 Reviews
Bliss 49
0.3 mile Away
282 Reviews
Yukie Beauty Spa
0.8 mile Away
137 Reviews
Pink Blossom Nail & Spa
0.0 mile Away
120 Reviews
ease NY
0.4 mile Away
127 Reviews
Waxing By Grace
0.7 mile Away
78 Reviews
Magnifique Hair Salon
0.4 mile Away
137 Reviews
Lena Skincare
0.0 mile Away
16 Reviews
Shobha
0.7 mile Away
141 Reviews
Lucky Spa
0.5 mile Away
13 Reviews
GC Salon and Spa
0.9 mile Away
69 Reviews
Petopia
0.8 mile Away
26 Reviews
Pet Central
0.6 mile Away
14 Reviews
Petexpress
0.5 mile Away
24 Reviews
Precious Pets
0.4 mile Away
19 Reviews
Pet Central
0.3 mile Away
9 Reviews
Bideawee
0.4 mile Away
71 Reviews
Happy Feet Pet Shop II
0.4 mile Away
16 Reviews
Pet Central
1.1 mile Away
8 Reviews
Humane Society of New York
0.7 mile Away
119 Reviews
Pet Island
1.2 mile Away
13 Reviews
Petaholics
0.3 mile Away
29 Reviews
Animal Planet
1.5 mile Away
26 Reviews
Happy Feet Pet Shop
1.3 mile Away
21 Reviews
Pooches Sport & Spa
0.9 mile Away
38 Reviews
Lauren's Leash
0.5 mile Away
19 Reviews
Lic Doghouse
1.1 mile Away
38 Reviews
Reme's Oggi Pets
0.6 mile Away
19 Reviews
The Pet Maven
0.2 mile Away
26 Reviews
Wiggly Pups
1.1 mile Away
27 Reviews

Crime

Crime at a Glance

In the past year, there were
22
felony crimes within 3 blocks

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

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Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
36
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
11%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
34%

Political

This Building is
67%
registered Democrat
The Area is
65%
registered Democrat

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

Current Air Quality

100
0

Air Quality Index

87
Excellent Air Quality
Updated 08/30/15 01:56PM
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Dominant Pollutant

At the moment, fine particulate matter (PM2.5) is the main pollutant in the air: Main sources are fuel burning processes in industry, transportation and indoor heating. Particles enter the lungs and cause local and systemic inflammation in the respiratory system & heart, thus cause cardiovascular and respiratory diseases such as asthma and bronchitis.

Children under the age of 14

Let the children enjoy the fresh outdoor air - You should play with them too!

Sports and Recreation

This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy your favorite outdoor activity without any worries

Health and Safety

With this particular air quality, you have no limitations. Enjoy the environment!

Indoor Considerations

Let the air outside freshen up your home

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

Flood Zone Map

Flood Zones

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