5.2 out of 10

East 147th St, North New York

40.8129559004445 -73.9137277242388
Great for
  • Schools
  • Childcare
  • Clean & Green
  • Cost of Living
  • Gym & Fitness
Not great for
  • Eating Out
  • Peace & Quiet
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Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian

Reviews

3/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 3/5
  • Clean & Green 3/5
  • Pest Free 3/5
  • Peace & Quiet 2/5
  • Eating Out 2/5
  • Nightlife 3/5
  • Parks & Recreation 3/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 3/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Parking 3/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 3/5
  • Public Transport 3/5
  • Medical Facilities 3/5
  • Schools 5/5
  • Childcare 3/5
2yrs+

"A Mixed Bag is Here"

E. 147th Street goes from Union Avenue to Jackson Avenue. Then it picks up again from the other side of St. Mary's Playground and travels to 3rd Avenue.

The area between Union Avenue and Jackson Avenue is mainly a residential zone with a couple of schools thrown in, along with a few small delis and restaurants.

The section from St. Mary's playground to 3rd Avenue is made up of mainly schools, residential buildings, stores, some office buildings, and some commercial facilities.
Pros
  • Lots of schools for kids
  • Mixed bag
Cons
  • Street was designed in a weird way
  • Lots of kids in area during school times
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Hipsters
  • Students
  • Trendy & Stylish

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