The Beacon Tower

85 Adams St

This Property At A Glance

In DUMBO

87 Adams St is located in DUMBO, a neighborhood in Other.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $101,420, which is higher than typical for Brooklyn.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 246 street trees within a block of 87 Adams St.

The Beacon Tower is a 23-floor, 79-unit building in Brooklyn's DUMBO.

The closest subway access includes the F at Jay St & York St, there are 4 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at The Beacon Tower is 6 minutes.

As for the demographics around The Beacon Tower, the median age is 35, 53% of residents are married, and 30% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $101,420 and about 42% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 86% 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 8 Robert Fulton, Ps 126 Jacob August Riis, and Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 75.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 29.6°F.

Building

Unit Count
79
Floor Count
23

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
17
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
48
seconds

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
28
seconds

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Travel Time From Floor
46
seconds

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Financial

Value Estimate*

$1,377,500
$826,500
$1,928,500
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Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

33% higher than the national average

Housing costs

36% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

30% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

19% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

42% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

47% higher than the national average

Utility costs

27% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

43% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

54% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

8% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$160,846
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$101,420
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
54%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
45%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$1,146

Transportation

Subway Access

Jay St & York St
F
2 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
6
minutes at Adams Street and Prospect Street
In a typical hour
23
available taxis pass by Adams Street and Prospect Street

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
9:00 AM to 9:59 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Subway
There are
4
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
42%

Your Commute Times

Local Quality

Street Trees

246 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 8 ROBERT FULTON
0.3 mile away
PS 307 DANIEL HALE WILLIAMS
0.3 mile away
PS 287 BAILEY K ASHFORD
0.5 mile away
PS 67 CHARLES A DORSEY
0.7 mile away

Middle Schools Near

SATELLITE WEST MIDDLE SCHOOL
0.3 mile away
URBAN ASSEMBLY INSTITUTE OF MATH AND SCIENCE FOR YOUNG WOMEN
0.5 mile away
PS 126 JACOB AUGUST RIIS
0.8 mile away
J.H.S 265 SUSAN S MCKINNEY
0.8 mile away

High Schools Near

BROOKLYN INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AT WATERS EDGE
0.4 mile away
SCIENCE SKILLS CENTER HIGH SCHOOL FOR SCIENCE, TECH AND CREATIVE ARTS
0.4 mile away
THE URBAN ASSEMBLY SCHOOL OF MUSIC AND ART AT WATE
0.4 mile away