4.2 out of 10

West 154 St, Harlem

Ranked 9th best street in Harlem
40.8283773179327 -73.9374981462379
Great for
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Clean & Green
  • Cost of Living
Not great for
  • Childcare
  • Eating Out
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Medical Facilities
  • Nightlife
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 3/5
  • Eating Out 2/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parks & Recreation 4/5
  • Shopping Options 2/5
  • Gym & Fitness 2/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Parking 4/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 2/5
  • Public Transport 2/5
  • Medical Facilities 2/5
  • Schools 2/5
  • Childcare 2/5
2yrs+

"A Very Short Two Blocks That Ends as Beauty"

W. 154th Street is very short. It covers about two blocks and ends at Jackie Robinson Park. Where the street meets Macombs Place there is a Toyota Dealership and a Post Office at the corner. After this are a bunch of residential buildings on one side and a commercial building on another side.

This block is mainly made up of stores and commercial facilities, but there are some residential buildings in places.
Pros
  • Plenty of stores
  • Mixed bag
Cons
  • Some area are not great looking
  • Too many people at times
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Hipsters
  • Students
  • Trendy & Stylish
2/5
2yrs+

"West 154th Street"

The blocks in this neighborhood vary greatly, as some are filled with life and that NYC magic and others are lackluster. This is a tree-lined street in a somewhat lackluster neighborhood, and I think the buildings here are great. I also think it is more convenient than other streets and there is generally more life. A good place to begin the beginne in the Heights.
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids

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