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East 53rd Street

Walker’s Paradise

Ocean Parkway Neighborhood, New York

East 53rd Street

East 53rd 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 53rd Street is a 10 minute walk from the F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local at the Avenue I stop.

This location is in the Ocean Parkway neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Gravesend Park, DiGilio Playground and Sid Luckman Field.

Nearby schools include Talmud Torah Imrei Chaim School, Yeshiva Imrei Chaim Visnitz and Yeshiva Karlin Stolin.

The closest grocery stores are Chazak Inc, Bh Food Corporation and Veggies Incorporated.

Nearby coffee shops include Yossi's, Dunkin' Donuts and Tea Time Tea. Nearby restaurants include Glatt Ala Carte, Chopstix Sushi and Park Pizza & Cafe.

East 53rd Street is near SUNY Downstate Medical Center, CUNY - Medgar Evers College and St. Joseph's College New York.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. East 53rd Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

Excellent Transit

transit is convenient for most trips.


Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

Ocean Parkway Neighborhood

East 53rd Street is in the Ocean Parkway neighborhood. Ocean Parkway is the 104th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 89.

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Walker’s Paradise

daily errands do not require a car.

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Excellent Transit

East 53rd Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Rail lines:

  • F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local

    0.3 mi

  • N Broadway Express

    0.5 mi

  • D 6 Avenue Express

    0.8 mi

Bus lines:

  • B8 Dyker Heights - East Flatbush

    0.1 mi

  • B11 Sunset Park - Midwood

    0.2 mi

  • B9 Bay Ridge - Kings Plaza

    0.3 mi

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