40 MORNINGSIDE AVE in Morningside Heights

Morningside Heights

Good transportation Near park LGBT-popular Young crowd

Morningside Heights is located in the northernmost section of the Upper West Side. Despite its geographical location on the UWS, Morningside Heights is referred to by many today as “Greater Harlem.”.

Some also refer to it as SoHa, meaning “south of Harlem.” Before any of these names, however, the neighborhood was known in the 17th century as Vandewater's Heights.

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Building Mix

  • 32% Pre War
  • 20% Walk-Up
  • 15% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 8% Elevator Building
  • 6% New Building
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Descriptions of 40 Morningside Ave

Located in the 5th floor of a well maintained elevator building in Prime SOHA, South harlem Area, baby steps to morningside park, local restaurants and coffee shops, Best market, B, C trains and also Express A and D just 5 mins away. Sofia Corradini (Mar 2014)
Sun drenched living room with nice polished hard wood floors, large separate kitchen and has updated appliances with dishwaser, updated bathroomand laundry in the building. Michael Hsueh (Mar 2014)
In the heart of Morningside Heights, you would be super close to the A/C, B/D, 1 trains, and surrounded by great restaurants, shops, and nightlife. John B. McGriskin (Mar 2014)
Thanks to nearby Columbia University and City College, local shops and cafes often cater to a youthful crowd in this neighborhood. Diplomas aside, Morningside Heights' riverside park offers plenty of recreational space and restaurants. Damian Cipressi (Mar 2014)
Immediate Area will fulfill All Entertainment Needs, with Various Restaurants, Cafes, Bars, Shopping and Easy Access to Subways. Jenny Nokeo (Mar 2014)
Gourmet Grocery Stores, Shopping, Nightlife, Restaurants, Columbia University, Central Park, and MORE. Joe Branco (Nov 2010)
1, A-EXPRESS, B, and C trains to take you into midtown lights or further downtown in minutes. Allan Jimenez (Jul 2014)
By the B/C train at 116th, and all of the restaurants and nightlife on Frederick Douglass. Layla Sotelo (Mar 2014)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A D B 116 St (0.19 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.43 mi)
  • C A D B Cathedral Pkwy (110 St) (0.45 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.5 mi)

building details

Floors: 7
Units: 41
Floor area: 57148
Year built: 1920

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
  • K-8
  • 370 WEST 120 STREET
  • P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
  • Elementary
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • Columbia Secondary School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. 076 A. Philip Randolph
  • Elementary
  • 220 WEST 121 STREET
  • Wadleigh Secondary School For The Performing & Vis
  • Secondary School
  • 215 WEST 114 STREET
  • Frederick Douglass Academy Ii Secondary School
  • Secondary School
  • 215 WEST 114 STREET
  • P.S. 241 Family Academy
  • K-8
  • 240 WEST 113 STREET
  • P.S. M242 Gwendolyn Powell Brown Computer Schoo
  • Elementary
  • 134 WEST 122 STREET
  • P.S. 154 Harriet Tubman
  • Elementary
  • 250 WEST 127 STREET