127 W 137th St

This Property At A Glance

In Harlem

127 W 137th St is located in Harlem, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 59 street trees within a block of 127 W 137th St.

127 W 137th St is a 5-floor, 10-unit building in Manhattan's Harlem near West 137th Street and Lenox Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 127 W 137th St, you'll want to carefully examine the 37 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 68 noise complaints, 2 filth complaints, and 11 street quality complaints.

Building records show 3 construction or renovation projects at 127 W 137th St since 2003. 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 2 and 3 at Lenox Ave & 135th St, there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 127 W 137th St is 20 minutes.

As for the demographics around 127 W 137th St, the median age is 35, 27% of residents are married, and 28% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $57,494 and about 20% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 88% 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, Thurgood Marshall Academy For Learning And Social, and Thurgood Marshall Academy For Learning And Social in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.6°F. The average annual rainfall is 49.9 inches and the average annual snowfall is 25.8 inches.

Building

Unit Count
10
Floor Count
5

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
31
Problems
Date Unit Space Problem Priority Status
February 14, 2019 5A BEDROOM APARTMENTONLY: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
February 13, 2019 5A ENTIRE APT APARTMENTONLY: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
January 26, 2018 2A ENTRANCE DOOR: LOCK BRKN/MISS Emergency Resolved
January 26, 2018 2A ENTIRE APT PESTS: BED BUGS Emergency Resolved
January 26, 2018 2A BLDG ENTRANCE SIGNAGE MISSING: HOUSING NOTICE Non-Emergency Resolved
November 14, 2017 2A ENTIRE APT PESTS: BED BUGS Emergency Resolved
November 14, 2017 2A ENTIRE APT WALLS: BULGING Non-Emergency Resolved
October 26, 2017 2A ENTIRE APT PESTS: BED BUGS Emergency Resolved
October 05, 2017 2B ENTIRE APT ELECTRIC-WIRING: ILLEGAL TAPS Emergency Resolved
October 05, 2017 2B LIVING ROOM OUTLET/SWITCH: OUTLET DEFECT Non-Emergency Resolved
August 04, 2017 4A PUBLIC HALL WALLS: PAINT DIRTY Non-Emergency Resolved
August 04, 2017 4A STAIRS WALLS: PAINT DIRTY Non-Emergency Resolved
August 04, 2017 4A STAIRS GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
August 04, 2017 4A LOBBY WALLS: PAINT DIRTY Non-Emergency Resolved
August 04, 2017 4A LOBBY GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
August 04, 2017 4A PUBLIC HALL GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
April 24, 2017 2A LOBBY GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
April 24, 2017 2A STAIRS GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2017 4A ENTIRE APT CEILING: PLASTER PEELING Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2017 4A ENTIRE APT WALLS: PEELING Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2017 4A BLDG ENTRANCE GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2017 4A LOBBY GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2017 4A STAIRS GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2017 4A PUBLIC HALL GBG/RCYCLNG STG: ACCUMULATION Non-Emergency Resolved
August 17, 2016 5A ENTIRE APT PESTS: MICE Non-Emergency Resolved
August 17, 2016 5A ENTIRE APT FLOOR: HOLE NOWLK AREA Non-Emergency Resolved
August 17, 2016 5A ENTIRE APT PESTS: OTHER Non-Emergency Resolved
August 17, 2016 5A ENTIRE APT PESTS: ROACHES Non-Emergency Resolved
November 19, 2015 3A BLDG ENTRANCE BLL/BZZR/INTRCM: BRKN OR MISSING Non-Emergency Resolved
November 25, 2013 NA ENTIRE BUILDING HEAT: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
November 14, 2013 NA ENTIRE BUILDING HEAT: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
The total number of historical violations for is
6
Violations
Date Observed Violation Priority Status
April 14, 2017 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2053 ADM CODE POST SIGN ON WALL OF ENTRANCE STORY BEARING NAME, ADDRESS INCLUDING APARTMENT NUMBER IF ANY, AND TELEPHONE NUMBER OF SUPERINTENDENT, JANITOR OR HOUSEKEEPER. AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY
October 27, 2016 Other Other Closed
§27-2107 ADM CODE OWNER FAILED TO FILE A VALID REGISTRATION STATEMENT WITH THE DEPARTMENT AS REQUIRED BY ADM CODE §27-2097 AND IS THEREFORE SUBJECT TO CIVIL PENALTIES, PROHIBITED FROM CERTIFYING VIOLATIONS, AND DENIED THE RIGHT TO RECOVER POSSESSION OF PREMISES FOR NONPAYMENT OF RENT UNTIL A VALID REGISTRATION STATEMENT IS FILED.
August 24, 2016 Mouse Infestations Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2018 ADMIN. CODE: ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF MICE LOCATED AT APT 5A, 5th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH
August 24, 2016 Cockroach Infestations Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2018 ADMIN. CODE: ABATE THE NUISANCE CONSISTING OF ROACHES LOCATED AT APT 5A, 5th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM EAST AT SOUTH
October 31, 2013 Lighting Problems Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2040 ADM CODE PROVIDE ADEQUATE LIGHTING AT OR NEAR THE OUTSIDE OF THE FRONT ENTRANCEWAY OF THE BUILDING AND KEEP SAME BURNING FROM SUNSET EVERY DAY TO SUNRISE ON THE DAY FOLLOWING 100 WATTS MINIMUM REQUIRED (LIGHT FIXTURES PRESENT)
August 13, 2012 Repairs Needed Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 ADM CODE PROPERLY REPAIR THE BROKEN OR DEFECTIVE MASTER LOCK AT MAIL BOX AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

Lenox Ave & 135th St
2
3
2 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
20
minutes at West 137th Street and Lenox Avenue
In a typical hour
3
available taxis pass by West 137th Street and Lenox 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
22%

Your Commute Times

New Businesses

ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES
BANKS - FINANCIAL
EATING - DRINKING
EDUCATION
FARM - RANCH
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC
HEALTH CARE SERVICES
HOSPITALITY
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS
PERSONAL SERVICES
PET SERVICES
SHOPPING
TRAVEL
There are
15
NEW
ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
14
NEW
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
14
NEW
BANKS - FINANCIAL
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
26
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
8
NEW
EDUCATION
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
5
NEW
FARM - RANCH
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
17
NEW
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
34
NEW
HEALTH CARE SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
5
NEW
HOSPITALITY
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
6
NEW
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
186
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There is
1
NEW
PET SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENT
There are
152
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
17
NEW
TRAVEL
ESTABLISHMENTs

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
68
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
2
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
11
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

24 rodent sightings reported within a block of

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

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

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Street Trees

59 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
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Elementary Schools Near

PS 175 HENRY H GARNET
0.2 mile away
NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
7.1 mile away

Middle Schools Near

THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
0.2 mile away
KNOWLEDGE AND POWER PREP ACADEMY IV
0.4 mile away
FREDERICK DOUGLASS ACADEMY
0.6 mile away
CHOIR ACADEMY OF HARLEM
0.6 mile away

High Schools Near

THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
0.2 mile away
MOTT HALL HIGH SCHOOL
0.4 mile away
HEALTH OPPORTUNITIES HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
COMMUNITY SCHOOL FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE
0.6 mile away

Construction

There have been
3
construction projects in this building since 2003
Date Type
August 29, 2015 Boiler Work
KITCHEN & BATHROOM FIXTURE, BOILER & HWH REPLACEMENT ON EXISTING ROUGHING. NO CHANGE IN OCCUPANCY USE OR EGRESS.
August 20, 2015 Alteration
INTERIOR PARTITIONS, CEILING, FLOORING, DOOR REMOVAL & REPLACEMENT, NEW KITCHENS & BATHROOMS, EXTERIOR WORK, MASONRY & ROOFING WORK AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE IN OCCUPANCY, USE OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION.
July 30, 2015 Sidewalk Shed Installation
INSTALLATION OF 35 LINEAR FEET OF LIGHT DUTY SIDEWALK SHED DURING BUILDING ALTERATION, FILED SEPARATELY. SIDEWALK SHED SHALL COMPLY WITH CHAPTER #33 OF THE NYC BUILDING CODE. NO CHANGE IN USE, OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION.
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

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
36
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
28%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
27%

Political

This Building is
87%
registered Democrat
The Area is
94%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters