185 E 85th St

This Property At a Glance

Mixed-Use Elevator Building

This is a Mixed-Use Elevator Building.

In Upper East Side

185 E 85th St is located in Upper East Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 77 street trees within a block of 185 E 85th St.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $144,952, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

185 E 85th St is a 35-floor, 442-unit Mixed-Use Elevator Building in Manhattan's Upper East Side near East 85th Street and 3rd Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 185 E 85th St, you'll want to carefully examine the 5 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. As for safety, there were 39 felony crimes reported near 185 E 85th St over the past year. In addition, residents filed 21 noise complaints, 37 filth complaints, and 140 street quality complaints.

Building records show 60 construction or renovation projects at 185 E 85th St since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 1 demolition and 1 new building development in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the 4, 5, 6, and 6 Express at Lexington Ave & 86th St, there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 185 E 85th St is 34 seconds.

As for the demographics around 185 E 85th St, the median age is 39, 61% of residents are married, and 22% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $144,952 and about 31% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 77% 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 P.s. 51 Elias Howe, Jhs 167 Robert F Wagner, and Eleanor Roosevelt 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
442
Floor Count
35
Elevators
5

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
13
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
82
seconds

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
46
seconds

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Travel Time From Floor
70
seconds

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Complaints and Violations

The total number of problems reported for 185 E 85th St is
4
Problems

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The total number of historical violations for 185 E 85th St is
1
Violations

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Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

1% lower than the national average

Housing costs

2% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

6% lower than the national average

Transportation costs

11% lower than the national average

Apparel costs

0% lower than the national average

Entertainment costs

6% higher than the national average

Utility costs

3% lower than the national average

Healthcare costs

13% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

18% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

27% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$118,516
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$144,952
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
8.88%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$10,794

Recent Sales Nearby

$1,275,000
Friday, April 10 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 1987
$1,450,000
Friday, March 27 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 1987
$8,600,000
Thursday, July 02 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 2007
Lot Size: 0.44 acres
$2,100,000
Tuesday, June 16 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 2007
Lot Size: 0.44 acres
$4,492,000
Tuesday, May 19 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 2007
Lot Size: 0.44 acres
$2,650,000
Wednesday, April 08 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 1987
$1,300,000
Monday, March 02 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 1987
$825,000
Monday, June 29 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 2007
Lot Size: 0.44 acres
$900,000
Monday, June 15 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 2007
Lot Size: 0.44 acres
$820,000
Wednesday, March 18 2015
0.04 miles away
Build Year: 2007
Lot Size: 0.44 acres

Transportation

Subway Access

Lexington Ave & 86th St
4
5
6
6
1 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
34
seconds at East 85th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
219
available taxis pass by East 85th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
11
taxis pick up passengers at East 85th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
14
taxis drop off passengers at East 85th Street and 3rd Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
8:00 AM to 8:29 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Subway
There are
0
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of 185 E 85th St
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
30%

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Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
21
noise complaints in the last year within a block
There were
37
filth complaints in the last year within a block
There were
140
street complaints in the last year within a block

Rodent Sightings

2 rodent sightings reported within a block of 185 E 85th St

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Street Trees

77 street trees within a block of 185 E 85th St

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 185 E 85th St

PS 169 ROBERT F KENNEDY
0.2 mile away
PS 290 MANHATTAN NEW SCHOOL
0.2 mile away
PS 6 LILLIE D BLAKE
0.3 mile away
P.S. 51 ELIAS HOWE
0.4 mile away

Middle Schools Near 185 E 85th St

PS 169 ROBERT F KENNEDY
0.2 mile away
JHS 167 ROBERT F WAGNER
0.5 mile away
LIFE SCIENCES SECONDARY SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
EAST SIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL
0.6 mile away

High Schools Near 185 E 85th St

RICHARD R GREEN HIGH SCHOOL OF TEACHING
0.4 mile away
ELEANOR ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
LIFE SCIENCES SECONDARY SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
ACADEMY OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE SECONDARY HIGH SCHOOL
0.8 mile away

Construction

There have been
60
construction projects in this building since 2003

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There have been
6
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks

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There has been
1
demolition in the last year within 5 blocks

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There has been
1
new building in the last year within 5 blocks

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Crime

Crime at a Glance

In the past year, there were
39
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
40
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
22%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
61%

Political

This Building is
76%
registered Democrat
The Area is
74%
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

80
Excellent Air Quality
Updated 08/29/15 05:16AM
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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

The air is ideal for outdoor activities with infants and children

Sports and Recreation

This air quality is perfect for engaging in outdoor physical activities

Health and Safety

This air quality is excellent for people with respiratory sensitivities

Indoor Considerations

Open the windows, let that fresh air come in & go outside!

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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