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East 53rd Street

Very Walkable

Ocean Parkway Neighborhood, New York

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East 53rd Street

East 53rd Street has a Walk Score of 83 out of 100. This location is Very Walkable so most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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 G & G Foods & Dairy Inc.

Nearby coffee shops include Veggies Incorporated, Yossi's and Dunkin' Donuts. There are 58 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including 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.

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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

Car shares:


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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