10040 is located in Manhattan and includes Washington Heights & Inwood.

This neighborhood is a mix of residential and other uses.
Public schools in this neighborhood are rated higher than average on one out of five dimensions of school quality.
This neighborhood had less crime than average per person.
This neighborhood has more open space and parks than most.

EHV Payment Amount

EHVs can cover different amounts of rent depending on the zip code where a home is located and the size of the home, and they can provide extra help in some neighborhoods where housing is more expensive. You may hear the term “payment standard,” which means the maximum amount of rent an EHV can cover.

If you are searching in zip code 10040, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $1751
Studio: $2335
1-BR: $2387
2-BR: $2696
3-BR: $3385
4-BR: $3647

For more information about payment amounts across the city, please visit: https://nyc.gov/hpd-payment-standards.


10040 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: 1, A
Bus lines: Bx3, Bx7, Bx11, Bx13, Bx35, Bx36, M3, M4, M98, M100, M101
Express bus lines: BxM1
Citibike: Yes

Or map your commute to school, work, or to see family/friends.

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10040 has an average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 69
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 0
Soup kitchens: 0
Food pantries: 0


Neighborhood safety is difficult to measure and summarize, but when looking at the number of certain felony crimes that occurred in this area between 2014 and 2018, 10040 had less crime than average per person compared to other neighborhoods.

For more information on which crimes were analyzed and how they were adjusted for the number of people who live in each zip code, see the technical notes.

Healthcare Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10040 has an average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 5
Mental health: 4
Chemical dependency: 1
Health promotion and disease prevention: 0
Residential healthcare: 2
Other healthcare: 1

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10040 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 3
Immigrant services: 1
Services for people with disabilities: 0
Community centers and community school programs: 0
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 0
Financial and social services: 0
Workforce development: 2

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10040 has an average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 8
Day care facilities: 3
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 7
Preschools for students with disabilities: 1

Public Schools

Each school year the New York City Department of Education (DOE) surveys students, parents, and teachers. This information is used to measure five dimensions of school quality for each school. The New York City public schools located in 10040 were rated:

Rigorous instruction: Above average
Collaborative teachers: Average
Supportive environment: Average
Effective school leadership: Average
Trust: Average

Student achievement is rated Average.

For more detailed information on a specific school, please visit: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2019/
To look up zoned schools at a given address, please visit: https://schoolsearch.schools.nyc/


Of the people who live in 10040:

18% are children
17% are seniors

Of the people in 10040:

3% identify as Asian
5% identify as Black
69% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
22% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 10040 are a mix of residential and other uses. The most common type of properties in 10040 are parks & open space. The most common type of housing is apartment buildings with elevators.

Street Life

Explore 10040 through Google Street View:

Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10040 has more open space and parks than most.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 2
Gardens: 0
Playfields: 0
Triangles & plazas: 0

Note: Some zip codes are close to but do not include very large parks like Central Park, Prospect Park, Van Cortlandt Park, and others. In these cases, residents still have nearby access to high-quality open space, but this access is not reflected in the numbers above. You may want to explore on a map to see if any large parks are nearby.

Religious Facilities

10040 includes the following religious facilities:

Beis Midrash Of Queens
17 Fort George Hl Apt 7j, New York

Iglesia Cristo Vivo Church Of The Living Christ
45 Fairview Ave Apt 18d, New York

Congregation Ohav Sholaum
4624 Broadway, New York

Missionary Sisters Of The Sacred Heart For Girls Mother Cabrini Hs
701 Ft Washington Avenue, New York

Lutheran Church Of Our Saviours Atonement
178 Bennett Ave, New York

Congregation Beth Hamedrash Hagodol Of Teaneck
360 Cabrini Blvd, New York

Iglesia Evangelica Nueva Israel
601 West 192nd St, New York

Iglesia Rios De Agua Viva-La Senda Antigua Inc
3464 Hillside Ave Apt 3-P, New York

Jesus Christ Restores Christian Church Inc
60 Thayer St Basement, New York

Iglesia Pentecostal La Casa Delalfarero
4671 Broadway Ste 4l, New York

Tiprach Torah Center
165 Bennet Ave, New York

Cristo Viene Otra Vez Inc
17 Arden St Apt 33, New York

Emergence International Christian Scientists Supporting Lesbians And
360 Cabrini Blvd Apt 1d, New York