540 Seminary Row

This Property At A Glance

Elevator Building

This is an Elevator Building.

In Upper Manhattan

540 Seminary Row is located in Upper Manhattan, a neighborhood in Other.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 350 street trees within a block of 540 Seminary Row.

540 Seminary Row is a 6-floor, 37-unit Elevator Building in Manhattan's Upper Manhattan near Morningside Drive and Amsterdam Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 540 Seminary Row, you'll want to carefully examine the 10 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 30 noise complaints, 9 filth complaints, and 13 street quality complaints.

Building records show 18 construction or renovation projects at 540 Seminary Row since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 4 demolitions and 4 new building developments in the area within the past year.

There are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby and the typical wait time for a taxi at 540 Seminary Row is 2 minutes.

As for the demographics around 540 Seminary Row, the median age is 20, 9% of residents are married, and 14% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $34,163 and about 39% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 92% 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 125 Ralph Bunche, Columbia Secondary School, and Columbia Secondary 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
37
Floor Count
6
Elevators
1

Elevators

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

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
8
seconds

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Travel Time From Floor
18
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
1
Problems

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The total number of historical violations for is
9
Violations

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Financial

Value Estimate*

$560,000
$336,000
$784,000
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Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

28% higher than the national average

Housing costs

30% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

26% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

20% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

32% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

32% higher than the national average

Utility costs

33% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

42% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

26% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

24% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$60,566
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$34,163
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
78%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
21%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$16,277

Recent Sales Nearby

$560,000
Tuesday, January 24 2017
0.04 miles away
$720,000
Monday, April 03 2017
0.08 miles away
$600,000
Friday, December 02 2016
0.08 miles away
$271,000
Tuesday, November 29 2016
0.16 miles away
$640,000
Monday, December 05 2016
0.18 miles away
$450,000
Monday, November 14 2016
0.05 miles away
$520,000
Friday, January 20 2017
0.08 miles away
$450,000
Tuesday, November 29 2016
0.09 miles away
$740,000
Tuesday, March 21 2017
0.18 miles away
$660,000
Wednesday, March 01 2017
0.19 miles away

Transportation

Subway Access

No subway entrances within 5 blocks

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
2
minutes at Broadway and West 122nd Street
In a typical hour
68
available taxis pass by Broadway and West 122nd Street
In a typical hour
2
taxis pick up passengers at Broadway and West 122nd 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
Walked
There are
0
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
20%

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
30
noise complaints in the last year within a block
There were
9
filth complaints in the last year within a block
There were
13
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

350 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 36 MARGARET DOUGLAS
0.1 mile away
PS 125 RALPH BUNCHE
0.2 mile away
PS 180 HUGO NEWMAN
0.3 mile away
TEACHERS COLLEGE COMMUNITY SCHOOL
0.3 mile away

Middle Schools Near

COLUMBIA SECONDARY SCHOOL
0.2 mile away
PS 180 HUGO NEWMAN
0.3 mile away
IS 286 RENAISSANCE MILITARY LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
0.4 mile away
URBAN ASSEMBLY INSTITUTE FOR NEW TECHNOLOGIES
0.4 mile away

High Schools Near

COLUMBIA SECONDARY SCHOOL
0.2 mile away
URBAN ASSEMBLY FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
0.4 mile away
FREDERICK DOUGLAS ACADEMY II SECONDARY SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
WADLEIGH SECONDARY SCHOOL FOR THE PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
0.6 mile away

Construction

There have been
18
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
4
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

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Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
21
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
Master's Degree
Households with children are
14%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
9%

Political

This Building is
91%
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

61
Fair air quality
Updated 05/26/17 11:17AM
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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

There is no real danger for people with health sensitivities. Just keep an eye out for changes in air quality for the next few hours

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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