531 Columbus Ave

This Property At A Glance

In Upper West Side

531 Columbus Ave is located in Upper West Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $101,888, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 112 street trees within a block of 531 Columbus Ave.

531 Columbus Ave is a 6-floor, 22-unit building in Manhattan's Upper West Side near West 86th Street and Columbus Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 531 Columbus Ave, you'll want to carefully examine the 4 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 141 noise complaints, 15 filth complaints, and 28 street quality complaints.

Building records show 28 construction or renovation projects at 531 Columbus Ave 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 A, C, and B at Central Park West & 86th St, there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 531 Columbus Ave is 68 seconds.

As for the demographics around 531 Columbus Ave, the median age is 41, 48% of residents are married, and 16% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $101,888 and about 37% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 78% 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, Professional Performing Arts High School, 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

Unit Count
22
Floor Count
6

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
7
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
18
seconds
Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
7
seconds
Travel Time From Floor
18
seconds

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
4
Problems
Date Unit Space Problem Priority Status
November 06, 2013 1C ENTIRE APT HEAT: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
November 04, 2013 1C ENTIRE BUILDING HEAT: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
October 30, 2013 1C ENTIRE APT HEAT: NO HEAT/WATER Emergency Resolved
October 28, 2013 1C ENTIRE APT HEAT: NO HEAT/WATER Emergency Resolved
The total number of historical violations for is
0
Violations

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

Central Park West & 86th St
A
C
B
2 min
Broadway & 86th St
1
2
4 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
68
seconds at West 86th Street and Columbus Avenue
In a typical hour
108
available taxis pass by West 86th Street and Columbus Avenue
In a typical hour
18
taxis pick up passengers at West 86th Street and Columbus Avenue
In a typical hour
17
taxis drop off passengers at West 86th Street and Columbus 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
29%

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
141
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
15
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
28
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

112 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 School Near

NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
4.7 mile away

Middle Schools Near

CENTRAL PARK EAST HIGH SCHOOL
1.3 mile away
PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
1.9 mile away
THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
2.5 mile away
HOSTOS-LINCOLN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
3.2 mile away

High Schools Near

CENTRAL PARK EAST HIGH SCHOOL
1.3 mile away
THE HERITAGE SCHOOL
1.4 mile away
LANDMARK HIGH SCHOOL
1.4 mile away
ELEANOR ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL
1.5 mile away

Construction

There have been
28
construction projects in this building since 2003
Date Type
October 10, 2014 Alteration
This job had no description associated with it.
August 16, 2014 Alteration
This job had no description associated with it.
December 07, 2012 Minor Alteration
INSTALL ADDITIONAL CABINETS IN EXISTING TELECOM ROOM IN BASEMENT. REPLACE AND ADD ANTENNAS ON ROOF. ALL IN CONFORMANCE WITH TPPN # 5/98. NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
March 30, 2012 Sidewalk Shed Installation
INSTALLATION OF HEAVY DUTY SIDEWALK SHED A TOTAL OF APPROXIMATELY 32 L.F. AS PER PLANS AT 76 WEST 86TH STREET. DURING REMEDIAL REPAIR, WORK TO COMPLY WITH NEW YORK CITY BUILDING CODE 2008,CHAPTER 33.NO CHANGES IN USE,EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
March 24, 2012 Scaffold Installation
INSTALLATION OF HEAVY DUTY STEEL PIPE SCAFFOLD AS PER PLANS AT 76 WEST 86TH STREET. DURING REMEDIAL REPAIR, WORK TO COMPLY WITH NEW YORK CITY BUILDING CODE 2008,CHAPTER 33.NO CHANGES IN USE,EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
February 26, 2011 Sidewalk Shed Installation
PROPOSED INSTALLATION OF HEAVY DUTY SIDEWALK SHED FILED FOR REMEDIAL REPAIRS AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE IN USE OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION. SIDEWALK SHED SHALL COMPLY WITH CHAPTER # 33 OF THE 2008 CODE. NO STORAGE ON SIDEWALK SHED.
February 04, 2011 Alteration
REPAIR EXISTING FACADE AS PER PLANS; MATCH EXISTING MATERIALS. SCRAPE AND PAINT FIRE ESCAPE. SIDEWALK SHED TO BE FILED UNDER SEPARATE DOB APPLICATION. NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY. NO INCREASE IN EXISTING FLOOR AREA.
August 06, 2010 Minor Alteration
INSTALLING A TELECOMMUNICATION CABINET IN EXISTING EQUIPMENT ROOM IN BASEMENT. REMOVE AND REPLACE EXISTING ANTENNAS ON THE ROOF. ALL WORK IS IN CONFORMANCE WITH TPPN# 5/98. NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY. INITIAL INSTALLATION A PPROVED UNDER APPLICATION #101465745.
October 28, 2008 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
October 28, 2008 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
October 28, 2008 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
October 28, 2008 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
October 28, 2008 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
October 02, 2008 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
November 29, 2007 Curb Cut Installation
This application is being file to propose a new 7.0' curb cut as noted on above curt cut description.
February 21, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
February 10, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
February 10, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
February 10, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
February 10, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
February 10, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
January 30, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
January 30, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
January 30, 2007 Other Work
This job had no description associated with it.
August 22, 2006 Plumbing Work
This application is being filed for the general interior renovation, and related plumbing and mechanical work, in the existing commercial space located at the Celllar and 1st Floor levels of the subject premises. NO change to use, egress, or occupancy under this application.
March 14, 2003 Plumbing Work
Filing for the installation of four washers and three dryers for accessory use in the cellar.No change in use,egress,or occuppancy under this application.
April 18, 2002 Alteration
This job had no description associated with it.
November 16, 1989 Alteration
This job had no description associated with it.
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
39%
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
57%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
69%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
41
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
16%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
48%

Political

This Building is
78%
registered Democrat
The Area is
82%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters