256 W 97th St has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.
256 W 97th St is a two minute walk from the 1 Broadway - 7 Avenue Local, the 2 7 Avenue Express and the 3 7 Avenue Express at the 96 St stop.
This location is in the Upper West Side neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Carrere Memorial, Joan of Arc Park and Joan of Arc Statue.
Nearby schools include MS 250 West Side Collaborative Middle School, PS 75 Emily Dickinson School and De La Salle Academy.
The closest grocery stores are westend deli-west side american deli and grill, SHORTBREAD NYC and Gristedes.
Nearby coffee shops include Starbucks, Green Cafe and Global Copy. Nearby restaurants include Crusty Bread Inc, Bar Thalia and McDonald's.
256 W 97th St is near Barnard College, Metropolitan College of New York and Columbia University.
There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is mostly flat. 256 W 97th St is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips.