Gotham Towne House

153 E 57th St

This Property At A Glance

Elevator Co-op Building

This is an Elevator Co-op Building.

In East Side

153 E 57th St is located in East Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $84,724, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

Gotham Towne House is a 21-floor, 189-unit Elevator Co-op Building in Manhattan's East Side near East 57th Street and 3rd Avenue. The building was built in 1960.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to Gotham Towne House, you'll want to carefully examine the 44 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 15 noise complaints, 11 filth complaints, and 18 street quality complaints.

Building records show 14 construction or renovation projects at Gotham Towne House since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 4 demolitions and 9 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the 4, 5, 6, and 6 Express at Lexington Ave & 59th St, there are 3 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at Gotham Towne House is 18 seconds.

As for the demographics around Gotham Towne House, the median age is 45, 28% of residents are married, and 7% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $84,724 and about 29% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 70% 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 59 Beekman Hill International, Jhs 167 Robert F Wagner, and Talent Unlimited 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
189
Floor Count
21
Elevators
2
Build Year
1960

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
19
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
50
seconds

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
34
seconds

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Travel Time From Floor
46
seconds

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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
15
Problems

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The total number of historical violations for is
29
Violations

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Financial

Value Estimate*

$850,000
$510,000
$1,190,000
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Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

10% lower than the national average

Housing costs

7% lower than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

14% lower than the national average

Transportation costs

18% lower than the national average

Apparel costs

9% lower than the national average

Entertainment costs

4% lower than the national average

Utility costs

12% lower than the national average

Healthcare costs

3% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

0% lower than the national average

Tobacco costs

30% lower than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$117,978
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$84,724
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
59%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
40%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$373,425

Recent Sales Nearby

$395,000
Tuesday, December 27 2016
0.00 miles away
$1,734,000
Wednesday, March 01 2017
0.05 miles away
$1,250,000
Wednesday, December 28 2016
0.06 miles away
$580,000
Wednesday, February 08 2017
0.09 miles away
Build Year: 1956
$975,000
Friday, April 07 2017
0.09 miles away
$459,000
Thursday, February 09 2017
0.00 miles away
$1,450,000
Friday, January 06 2017
0.05 miles away
$975,000
Tuesday, January 03 2017
0.08 miles away
Build Year: 1956
$525,000
Friday, January 13 2017
0.09 miles away
$1,480,000
Wednesday, April 05 2017
0.09 miles away

Transportation

Subway Access

Lexington Ave & 59th St
4
5
6
6
N
Q
R
2 min
884 3 Avenue (Enter On E 53 St)
4
6
6
E
M
3 min
Lexington Ave & 63rd St
F
4 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
18
seconds at East 57th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
441
available taxis pass by East 57th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
12
taxis pick up passengers at East 57th Street and 3rd Avenue
In a typical hour
15
taxis drop off passengers at East 57th Street and 3rd Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
6:00 AM to 6:29 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Walked
There are
3
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
24%

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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
15
noise complaints in the last year within a block
There were
11
filth complaints in the last year within a block
There were
18
street complaints in the last year within a block

Rodent Sightings

4 rodent sightings reported within a block of

18 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Manhattan

Street Trees

38 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 59 BEEKMAN HILL INTERNATIONAL
0.1 mile away
EAST SIDE ELEMENTRAY SCHOOL-PS 267
0.3 mile away
ELLA BAKER SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
PS 183 ROBERT L STEVENSON
0.6 mile away

Middle Schools Near

ELLA BAKER SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
JHS 167 ROBERT F WAGNER
0.9 mile away
PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
1.1 mile away
EAST SIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL
1.1 mile away

High Schools Near

ART AND DESIGN HIGH SCHOOL
0.2 mile away
MANHATTAN INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
VANGUARD HIGH SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
TALENT UNLIMITED HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away

Construction

There have been
14
construction projects in this building since 2003
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
There have been
4
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks
There have been
9
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

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Crime

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

Risk of burglary
in this area is
47%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
15%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
80%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
36%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
10%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
47%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
45
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
7%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
28%

Political

This Building is
70%
registered Democrat
The Area is
63%
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

63
Fair air quality
Updated 05/26/17 05:27AM
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Children under the age of 14

No reason to panic, but pay attention to changes in air quality and any signals of breathing problems in your children

Sports and Recreation

Since we inhale more air during sports, you should keep track of changes in air quality for the next few hours

Health and Safety

Exposure to air hazards is dangerous for people with health sensitivities, so it is important to monitor air quality at this time

Indoor Considerations

The amount of pollutants in the air is noticeable, but still there is no danger to your health - It is recommended to continue monitoring changes in the coming hours

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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