55 W 47th St

This Property At A Glance

In Midtown Center

55 W 47th St is located in Midtown Center, a neighborhood in Manhattan.

Wealthy Area

The median income in this area is $108,490, which is higher than typical for Manhattan.

55 W 47th St is a 13-floor, 12-unit building in Manhattan's Midtown Center near West 47th Street and 6th Avenue.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 55 W 47th St, you'll want to carefully examine the 12 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 7 noise complaints, 2 filth complaints, and 13 street quality complaints.

Building records show 6 construction or renovation projects at 55 W 47th 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 B, D, F, and M at 6th Ave & 47th St, there are 1 Citi Bike station nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 55 W 47th St is 46 seconds.

As for the demographics around 55 W 47th St, the median age is 50, 50% of residents are married, and 3% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $108,490 and about 43% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 67% 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, School Of The Future High School, and Professional Performing Arts 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
12
Floor Count
13

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
8
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
30
seconds
Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
10
seconds
Travel Time From Floor
30
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
January 09, 2018 PHF ENTIRE APT ENTIREBUILDING: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
June 27, 2017 PHC ENTIRE APT PESTS: MICE Non-Emergency Resolved
February 15, 2016 12B ENTIRE APT APARTMENTONLY: NO HEAT Emergency Resolved
June 05, 2015 12C ENTIRE APT ENTIREBUILDING: NO HOT WATER Emergency Resolved
The total number of historical violations for is
8
Violations
Date Observed Violation Priority Status
June 29, 2017 Signage Problems Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2046.1 HMC: POST A PROPER NOTICE OF CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTING DEVICE REQUIREMENTS, IN A FORM APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER, IN A COMMON AREA OF A CLASS A MULTIPLE DWELLING NEAR INSPECTION CERTIFICATE OR PROVIDE NOTICE TO TENANTS IN A PRIVATE DWELLING. AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY
June 29, 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
June 29, 2017 Signage Problems Immediately Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2033 ADM CODE POST NOTICE, IN FORM APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT, STATING THE NAME AND LOCATION OF THE PERSON DESIGNATED BY THE OWNER TO HAVE KEY TO BUILDINGS HEATING SYSTEM MISSING AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY
June 29, 2017 Other Non Hazardous Closed
§ 27-2005 HMC: POST, IN A FORM APPROVED BY THE COMMISSIONER, AND MAINTAIN A NOTICE IN A COMMON AREA OF THE BUILDING REGARDING THE PROCEDURES THAT SHOULD BE FOLLOWED WHEN A GAS LEAK IS SUSPECTED AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY
June 29, 2017 Other Non Hazardous Closed
§ 26-1103 ADMIN. CODE: POST AND MAINTAIN A PROPER NOTICE ON WALL OF THE ENTRANCE STORY IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH ON THE AVAILABILITY OF THE AGENCY’S HOUSING INFORMATION GUIDE. A SAMPLE NOTICE CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.NYC.GOV/HPD. AT PUBLIC HALL, 1st STORY
October 02, 2015 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.
June 08, 2015 Hot Water Problems Immediately Hazardous Open
§ 27-2031 ADM CODE PROVIDE HOT WATER AT ALL HOT WATER FIXTURES IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 12C, 12th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM WEST AT NORTH
February 27, 2014 Carbon Monoxide Hazards Hazardous Open
§ 27-2046.1 HMC: REPAIR OR REPLACE THE CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTING DEVICE(S). MISSING IN THE ENTIRE APARTMENT LOCATED AT APT 12B, 12th STORY, 1st APARTMENT FROM SOUTH AT WEST

Financial

Transportation

Subway Access

6th Ave & 47th St
B
D
F
M
1 min
7th Ave & 47th St
N
Q
R
3 min
6th Ave & 42nd St
7
7
B
D
F
M
4 min
Broadway & 50th St
1
2
4 min
Broadway & 43rd St
1
2
3
7
7
S
A
C
E
N
Q
R
5 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
46
seconds at West 47th Street and 6th Avenue
In a typical hour
157
available taxis pass by West 47th Street and 6th Avenue
In a typical hour
13
taxis pick up passengers at West 47th Street and 6th Avenue
In a typical hour
21
taxis drop off passengers at West 47th Street and 6th 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
Walked
There is
1
Citi Bike Station within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
8%

Your Commute Times

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
PERSONAL SERVICES
PET SERVICES
SHOPPING
There are
29
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENTs
There are
16
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENTs
There is
1
NEW
PET SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENT
There are
67
NEW
SHOPPING
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
7
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
13
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

0 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

22 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

P.S. 51 ELIAS HOWE
2.3 mile away
NEW EXPLORATIONS INTO SCIENCE, TECH AND MATH HIGH SCHOOL
2.7 mile away

Middle Schools Near

PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
SCHOOL OF THE FUTURE HIGH SCHOOL
1.3 mile away
J.H.S 104 SIMON BARUCH
1.5 mile away
JHS 167 ROBERT F WAGNER
1.5 mile away

High Schools Near

JACQUELINE KENNEDY-ONASSIS HIGH SCHOOL
0.1 mile away
REPERTORY COMPANY HIGH SCHOOL FOR THEATRE ARTS
0.2 mile away
PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS HIGH SCHOOL
0.5 mile away
LANDMARK HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away

Construction

There have been
6
construction projects in this building since 2003
Date Type
March 14, 2015 Fire Alarm Work
LEGALIZATION OF EXISTING APPROVED MODIFIED CLASS E FIRE ALARM AND VOICE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM WITH COC INSTALLED IN 1994 IN ACCORDANCE WITH 1968 DOB CODE.
August 12, 2010 Plumbing Work
INSTALL NEW BOILERS AND HOT WATER HEATER. PROPOSED INTERIOR RENOVATION .NO CHANGE IN USE, EGRESS OR OCCUPANCY.
April 16, 2010 Minor Alteration
PROPOSED GRINDING, POINTING & POWER WASH IN THE FRONT FACADE WALL AS PER PLANS. NO CHANGE IN USE OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION. SIDEWALK SHED FILED SEPARATELY
April 10, 2010 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. LIVE LOAD 300 PSF. SIDEWALK SHED SHALL COMPLY WITH CHAPTER # 33 OF THE 2008 CODE. NO STORAGE ON SIDEWALK SHED.
June 06, 2006 Sidewalk Shed Installation
PROPOSED INSTALLATION OF 88 LINEAR FEET OF HEAVY DUTY SIDEWALK SHED FOR REMEDIAL REPAIRS. SIDEWALK SHED SHALL COMPLY WITH LL 33/91. NO CHANGE IN USE, OCCUPANCY OR EGRESS UNDER THIS APPLICATION. LIVE LOAD 300 PSF. NO STORAGE ON SIDEWALK SHED.
April 19, 2005 Sidewalk Shed Installation
Installation of 88 linear feet of light duty sidewalk shed for waterproofing and repointing of facade only. All work to comply with LL 33/91. No change of use, egress or occupancy 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

Crime

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

Risk of burglary
in this area is
22%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
6%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
69%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
11%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
21%
lower than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
7%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
51
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
3%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
50%

Political

This Building is
66%
registered Democrat
The Area is
59%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters