521 W 180TH ST in Washington Heights

Washington Heights

Quiet On the rise Near park

Extending from 155th Street to Dyckman Street, Washington Heights is home to some of the most interesting geographic features in Manhattan.

The neighborhood’s lofty name is derived from the fact that—at 256 feet above sea level—it is situated at the highest point in Manhattan. Because of its steep inclines, numerous "step" streets (one of which has 130 stairs) connect one street to the next.

The population of Washington Heights is over 150,000.

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Building Mix

  • 44% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 15% Elevator Building
  • 13% Walk-Up
  • 4% Post War
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Descriptions of 521 W 180th St

A short commute from midtown, this is a place where families have BBQs in the park, where neighbors laugh on sunny stoops while the ice cream trucks roll by, where cyclists and joggers take advantage of river paths and foodies feast at new restaurants that pop up every year. Near the A, 1 trains and local buses. Justin DiGiulio (Aug 2014)
Conveniently located, parks, the cloisters, coffee shops, bars, restaurants, supermarkets, and countless other business at your doorstep. A and 1 train right around the corner. Sebastien Haizet (Oct 2013)
Location easily accessible to public transportation, surrounded by great shops, outstanding restaurants, cafes and nightlife. Oana Negrea (Sep 2013)
Nicely renovated apts, hardwood flrs, modern kitchen and bathroom and nice finishes in convenient neighborhood. Maya Jeong (Oct 2013)
Live-in Super Video Security Oversized Windows Hardwood Floor Laundry in the Building Near Subway(s. Brian Dusseau (Feb 2012)
Located just steps away to laundromats, stores and the 1 train subway station. Katie Tam (Sep 2013)
Accessible to shopping, dining, transportation, and entertainment venues. Hector Moreno (Sep 2013)
With laundry room, off park near #1 train and gw bus terminal. Arianna Dedes (Oct 2012)
All in a well maintained building close to everything. Nekia Beckles (Aug 2013)
Charming location near shops, dinning, and transit. Patrick Pierre-Jean (Aug 2013)
Close to all transport, restaurants and more. Faye Samim (Sep 2013)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 181 St (0.15 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.48 mi)
  • A 175 St (0.53 mi)
  • 1 191 St (0.53 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 25
Floor area: 16955
Year built: 1917

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 143 Eleanor Roosevelt
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
511 WEST 182ND STREET
Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School
Secondary School
511 WEST 182ND STREET
P.S. 115 Alexander Humboldt
Elementary
586 WEST 177 STREET
Community Health Academy Of The Heights
Secondary School
512 W 182ND ST
P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
Elementary
185 WADSWORTH AVENUE
I.S. 528 Bea Fuller Rodgers School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
180 WADSWORTH AVENUE
P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
Elementary
4360-78 BROADWAY
P.S. 189
Elementary
2580 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
Harbor Heights
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
306 FORT WASHINGTON AVENUE
P.S. 173
Elementary
306 FORT WASHINGTON AVENUE
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