Townhouse: 540 West 156th Street

540 W 156th St

This Property At A Glance

Two-Family Dwelling

This is a Two-Family Dwelling.

In Upper Manhattan

540 W 156th St is located in Upper Manhattan, a neighborhood in Other.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 426 street trees within a block of 540 W 156th St.

Townhouse: 540 West 156th Street is a 3-floor, 2-unit Two-Family Dwelling in Manhattan's Upper Manhattan near West 156th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to Townhouse: 540 West 156th Street, you'll want to carefully examine the 3 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 151 noise complaints, 4 filth complaints, and 6 street quality complaints.

Building records show 3 construction or renovation projects at Townhouse: 540 West 156th Street 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 1 at Broadway & 157th St, there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at Townhouse: 540 West 156th Street is 6 minutes.

As for the demographics around Townhouse: 540 West 156th Street, the median age is 37, 31% of residents are married, and 22% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $42,865 and about 18% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 100% 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 77.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.3°F. The average annual rainfall is 49.0 inches and the average annual snowfall is 25.8 inches.

Building

Building Type
Two-Family
Unit Count
2
Floor Count
3

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
0
Problems
The total number of historical violations for is
3
Violations
Date Observed Violation Priority Status
April 10, 1997 Registration Problems Non Hazardous Closed
ยง 27-2098 ADM CODE FILE WITH THIS DEPARTMENT A REGISTRATION STATEMENT FOR BUILDING.
September 01, 1987 Unlawful Occupancy Other Closed
D26-35.01 ADM CODE ABOVE PREMISES HAVE BEEN VACANT AND UNTENANTED EXCEPT FOR CARETAKER FOR 60 DAYS OR MORE, AND CANNOT BE REOCCUPIED UNTIL A NEW CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY HAS BEEN OBTAINED. PREMISES HAVE BEEN VACANT SINCE 02 15 77.
September 01, 1987 Garbage / Rubbish Problems Hazardous Closed
D26-11.01, 11.03, 11.05 ADM CODE REMOVE THE ACCUMULATION OF REFUSE AND/OR RUBBISH AND MAINTAIN IN A CLEAN CONDITION THE FRONT AREAWAY & REAR YARD.

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

Broadway & 157th St
1
2 min
Saint Nicholas Ave & 155th St
A
C
2 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
6
minutes at Broadway and West 156th Street
In a typical hour
23
available taxis pass by Broadway and West 156th Street

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
7:00 AM to 7:29 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
23%

Your Commute Times

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT

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
151
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
4
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
6
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

11 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

426 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 28 WRIGHT BROTHERS
0.1 mile away
NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
8.1 mile away

Middle Schools Near

MS 326 WRITERS TODAY AND LEADERS TOMORROW
0.4 mile away
MS 328 MANHATTAN MIDDLE SCHOOL FOR SCIENTIFIC INQU
0.4 mile away
THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
1.2 mile away
HOSTOS-LINCOLN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
1.3 mile away

High Schools Near

GREGORIO LUPERON HIGH SCHOOL FOR SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS
0.5 mile away
A PHILIP RANDOLPH CAMPUS HIGH SCHOOL
1.0 mile away
MOTT HALL HIGH SCHOOL
1.1 mile away
THURGOOD MARSHALL ACADEMY FOR LEARNING AND SOCIAL
1.2 mile away

Construction

There have been
3
construction projects in this building since 2003
Date Type
July 25, 2014 Plumbing Work
PROPOSED COSMETIC WORK AT CELLAR AND OPEN SPACES INCLUDING MINOR PLUMBING WORK AT EXISTING TWO FAMILY (CO 120626340) AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS AND OCCUPANCY.
December 25, 2012 Sprinkler System Work
This job had no description associated with it.
December 30, 2011 Major Alteration
ADD FENCE WORK TYPE.
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
38
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Less than High School
Households with children are
22%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
31%

Political

This Building is
100%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters