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East 179th Street

Walker’s Paradise

East Tremont Neighborhood, New York

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East 179th Street

East 179th Street has a Walk Score of 91 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.

East 179th Street is a five minute walk from the Harlem at the Tremont stop.

This location is in the East Tremont neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include El Batey De Dona Provi, Arthur Murphy Square Park and A Farm In The Bronx.

Nearby schools include St Joseph School, Crotona Academy High School and Junior High School 118 William W Niles School.

The closest grocery stores are Real Value Geoc, 551 Ray Food Corporation and Western Beef Inc.

Nearby coffee shops include Garden Gourmet Deli, Dunkin' Donuts and Karied's Deli Cafe. There are 140 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including C C Inc, El Diamante Restaurant and ChinaWok.

East 179th Street is near Fordham University, Monroe College and Yeshiva University.

There are good bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. East 179th Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.

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Rider’s Paradise

East 179th Street is a Rider’s Paradise which means world-class public transportation. Car sharing is available from Zipcar and RelayRides.

Rail lines:

  • Harlem

    0.2 mi

  • B 6 Avenue Express

    0.5 mi

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    0.5 mi

  • 4 Lexington Avenue Express

    0.7 mi

  • New Haven

    0.9 mi

  • New Canaan

    0.9 mi

  • 5 Lexington Avenue Express

    1.0 mi

  • 2 7 Avenue Express

    1.0 mi

Bus lines:

  • Bx36 Soundview - George Washington Bridge

    0.1 mi

  • Bx15 Fordham Plaza - Manhattanville

    0.1 mi

  • Bx41 Williamsbridge - The Hub

    0.2 mi

  • Bx41-SBS Williamsbridge - Select Bus Service

    0.2 mi

  • Bx40 Throgs Neck - River Park Towers

    0.2 mi

  • Bx42 Throgs Neck - River Park Towers

    0.2 mi

Car shares:

Very Bikeable

Flat as a pancake, good bike lanes.

East Tremont Neighborhood

East 179th Street is in the East Tremont neighborhood. East Tremont is the 50th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 95.

Rite Aid

Kennedy Fried Chicken

East Tremont Deli Grocery

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