55 1st Avenue has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.
55 1st Avenue is a six minute walk from the F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local at the 2 Av stop.
This location is in the East Village neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include McKinley Playground, First Park and Liz Christy Garden.
Nearby schools include Manhattan School for Career Development, La Salle Academy and Neighborhood School.
The closest grocery stores are Healthfully Organic Market, Houston Village Farm and First Avenue Fruit Market.
Nearby coffee shops include The Bean, Aziza Cafe and Lounge and Atlas Cafe. Nearby restaurants include MONO+MONO, Euzkadi and Wasan.
55 1st Avenue is near Cooper Union, Consolidated Edison Headquarters and New York University.
There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 55 1st Avenue is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.