279 Classon Ave

This Property At A Glance

In Bedford Stuyvesant

279 Classon Ave is located in Bedford Stuyvesant, a neighborhood in Brooklyn.

279 Classon Ave is a 4-floor, 8-unit building in Brooklyn's Bedford Stuyvesant.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 279 Classon Ave, you'll want to carefully examine the 23 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 19 noise complaints, 37 filth complaints, and 15 street quality complaints.

As for neighborhood change, records show 0 demolitions and 0 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the G at Classon Ave & Lafayette Ave, there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 279 Classon Ave is 8 minutes.

As for the demographics around 279 Classon Ave, the median age is 28, 24% of residents are married, and 17% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $55,398 and about 20% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 91% 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 New Explorations Into Science, Tech And Math High School, Ps 157 Benjamin Franklin, and Bedford Academy High School in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.7°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.2°F.

Building

Unit Count
8
Floor Count
4

Complaints and Violations

Violations data comes from NYC HPD (Housing Preservation and Development) and is collected via NYC 311.
The total number of problems reported for is
5
Problems
Date Unit Space Problem Priority Status
January 04, 2019 2R ENTIRE APT DOOR FRAME: FRAME BROKEN Non-Emergency Resolved
January 04, 2019 2R BUILDING-WIDE ENTIREBUILDING: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
January 11, 2015 2R ENTIRE APT APARTMENTONLY: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
January 06, 2014 2R ENTIRE BUILDING HEAT: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
January 02, 2014 NA ENTIRE BUILDING HEAT: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
The total number of historical violations for is
18
Violations
Date Observed Violation Priority Status
September 23, 1999 Fire Escape Problems Immediately Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE FIRE ESCAPE DEFECTIVE. REPLACE WITH NEW THE BROKEN, DEFECTIVE AND/OR MISSING METAL SLAT 3RD TREAD UP 3RD TO 4THY STY BALCONY REAR ER1
September 23, 1999 Fire Escape Problems Immediately Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE FIRE ESCAPE DEFECTIVE. PROPERLY SECURE LOOSE AND HANGING METAL TREAD TO STRINGER 8TH TREAD UP STEPS 3RD TO 4TH STY STY BALCONY REAR BLDG ERL
September 23, 1999 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR WITH SIMILAR MATERIAL THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE FIRE RETARDED MATERIAL WALLS COCK LOFT SKY LIGHT AND SCUTTLE OPENING 4TH STY PUBLIC HALL ROOF
July 19, 1989 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
D26-10.01 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR WITH SIMILAR MATERIAL THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE PLASTERBOARD & METAL CEILING BOILER ROOM CELLAR REAR.
July 19, 1989 Garbage / Rubbish Problems Hazardous Closed
D26-11.01, 11.03, 11.05 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ACCUMULATION OF REFUSE AND/OR RUBBISH AND MAINTAIN IN A CLEAN CONDITION THE BOILER ROOM AND CELLAR THRU OUT.
July 19, 1989 Replacement Parts Needed Hazardous Closed
D26-10.01 ADM CODE REPLACE WITH NEW THE MISSING NEWEL POST CAP 4 STY PUB HALL.
July 19, 1989 Health / Safety Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE & 309 M/D LAW ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF EXPOSED ELECTRICAL WIRES CELLAR THRU OUT.
July 16, 1989 Replacement Parts Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE REPLACE WITH NEW THE MISSING UPPER & LOWER SASH GLASS WINDOW 3 STY APT 3L BATHROOM. , SECTION " "
July 16, 1989 Health / Safety Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE & 309 M/D LAW ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF WINDOW SEALED WITH PLYWOOD 3 STY APT 3L BATHROOM. , SECTION " "
July 10, 1989 Replacement Parts Needed Hazardous Closed
D26-10.01 ADM CODE REPLACE WITH NEW THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE WIRE GLASS SKYLIGHT OVER 4 STY PUBLIC HALL.
July 10, 1989 Lighting Problems Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2039 ADM CODE PROVIDE ADEQUATE LIGHT OF NOT LESS THAN 60 WATTS INCANDESCENT OR EQUIVALENT ILLUMINATION VESTIBULE 1 STY NIGHT INSPECTION.
July 10, 1989 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE INOPERABLE SASHES WINSOWS 4 STY SOUTH APT 4R BATHROOM. LOCATED AT APT 4R
July 10, 1989 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE INOPERABLE WINDOW SASHES 4 STY NORTH APT 4L BATHROOM. LOCATED AT APT 4L
July 10, 1989 Health / Safety Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE & 309 M/D LAW ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF EXPOSED ELECTRICAL WIRES CEILING 2 STY SOUTH APT 2R KITCHEN. LOCATED AT APT 2R
July 10, 1989 Health / Safety Hazards Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY SECURE THE LOOSE ELECTRIC LIGHT FIXTURE CEILING 2 STY SOUTH APT 2R BATHROOM. LOCATED AT APT 2R
July 10, 1989 Vermin Infestations Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2018 ADM CODE ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF VERMIN MICE & ROACHES THRU OUT 2 STY SOUTH APT 2R. LOCATED AT APT 2R
July 10, 1989 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE INOPERABLE WINDOW SASH 2 STY SOUTH APT 2R BATHROOM. LOCATED AT APT 2R
July 10, 1989 Repairs Needed Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR WITH SIMILAR MATERIAL THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE PLASTER WALL BELOW SKYLIGHT 4 STY PUBLIC HALL.

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

Classon Ave & Lafayette Ave
G
3 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
8
minutes at DeKalb Avenue and Classon Avenue
In a typical hour
15
available taxis pass by DeKalb Avenue and Classon 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
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
34%

Your Commute Times

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

Incident data comes from NYC 311. To report complaints or learn more about NYC 311 visit here
There were
19
noise complaints in the last year within a block
Loud Music / Party
Construction
Loud Talking / Yelling
Car / Truck
Dog Barking
Industrial / Machinery
Alarm
Other
Helicopter

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There were
37
filth complaints in the last year within a block
Sewer
Graffiti
Air Quality
Urinating in Public
Hazardous Materials
Street Filth
Litter / Clutter
Industrial Waste

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There were
15
street complaints in the last year within a block
Street Light
Road Condition
Scaffold Safety
Dead Tree
Sidewalk Condition
Broken Parking Meter

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Rodent Sightings

4 rodent sightings reported within a block of

7 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Brooklyn

Condition Attracting Rodents
Rat Sighting
Mouse Sighting
Signs of Rodents
Rodent Bite

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Street Trees

27 street trees within a block of

75 street trees is typical around buildings in Brooklyn

School

School District

This property is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Elementary Schools Near

PS 157 BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
0.3 mile away
NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
2.1 mile away

Middle Schools Near

MS 596 - PEACE ACADEMY
0.1 mile away
PS 157 BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
0.3 mile away
J.H.S 113/OLD 294 EDMONDS CENTER
0.6 mile away
J.H.S 265 SUSAN S MCKINNEY
0.9 mile away

High Schools Near

BROOKLYN COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL COMMUNICATION ARTS AN
0.1 mile away
BROOKLYN HIGH SCHOOL FOR LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNITY
0.1 mile away
BEDFORD ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
BEDFORD STUYVESANT PREPRETORY HIGH SCHOOL
0.8 mile away

Construction

There have been
0
construction projects in this building since 2003
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
Scaffold
Sidewalk Shed

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

Crime

Crime Risks (This data represents crime risk for the ZIP code of the property.)

Risk of burglary
in this area is
26%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
42%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
88%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
47%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
28
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
17%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
24%

Political

This Building is
90%
registered Democrat
The Area is
89%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters