10453 is located in the Bronx and includes Morris Heights & University Heights.

This neighborhood is mostly residential.
This neighborhood has:
an above average number of places to buy food
an above average number of childcare facilities
an above average number of healthcare facilities

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 10453, 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.


10453 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: 4
Bus lines: Bx1, Bx2, Bx3, Bx11, Bx12, Bx12-SBS, Bx13, Bx18, Bx32, Bx35, Bx36, Bx40, Bx42
Express bus lines: BxM4
Citibike: Yes

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

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10453 has an above average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 146
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 0
Soup kitchens: 0
Food pantries: 5


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, 10453 had among the most crimes 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, 10453 has an above average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 31
Mental health: 10
Chemical dependency: 1
Health promotion and disease prevention: 5
Residential healthcare: 0
Other healthcare: 5

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10453 has an average number of social services.

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

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10453 has an above average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 14
Day care facilities: 20
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 17
Preschools for students with disabilities: 0

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 10453 were rated:

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

Student achievement is rated Below 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 10453:

28% are children
8% are seniors

Of the people in 10453:

2% identify as Asian
27% identify as Black
69% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
2% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 10453 are mostly residential. The most common type of properties in 10453 are buildings other than housing (offices, stores, warehouses, etc.). The most common type of housing is apartment buildings with elevators.

Street Life

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Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 10453 has an average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 14
Gardens: 4
Playfields: 0
Triangles & plazas: 2

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

10453 includes the following religious facilities:

Archidiocese Of The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church In The
140 W 176th St, Bronx

Sinai Congregation Of The Bronx
2011 Grand Concourse, Bronx

Segunda Mision Cristiana Juan 3-16
2019 Jerome Ave, Bronx

Loring Place Holiness Church Inc
1819 Loring Pl S, Bronx

Straightway Church Of Our Lord Jesus Christ Of The Apostolic Fait
1590 Undercliff Avenue, Bronx

True Gospel Tabernacle Church
1 W Tremont Ave, Bronx

Iglesia De Dios Pentecostal La Vid Verdadera Inc
1932 Walton Ave, Bronx

Iglesia Cristo La Unica Esperanza
2100 Aqueduct Ave, Bronx

Vietnamese Buddhist Association New York
2222 Andrews Ave 3, Bronx

Pentecostal Temple Of The Living God
1921 Walton Ave, Bronx

Islamic Sunnatal Jamat
24 Mount Hope Pl, Bronx

Who So Ever Will Baptist Church Inc
Po Box 184, Bronx

Faith Ministry For Better Living Inc
Po Box 911, Bronx

Movement Of Pentecostal Churches Cristo Viene Ya
2011 Creston Avenue, Bronx

Cornerstone Assembly Church Inc
1917 Andrews Ave Apt 1n, Bronx

Grand Avenue Mt Zion Church Inc
1696 Grand Ave, Bronx

Pentecostal Tabernacle Of God Inc
2061 Grand Ave, Bronx

Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
180 Harrison Ave, Bronx

Baitul Islam Masjid And Community Center Inc
2095 Davidson Ave, Bronx

International Movement Manases Inc
1921 Andrews Ave Apt 6, Bronx

First House Of God Gate To Heaven Primera Casa De Dios Puerta
2072 Grand Ave, Bronx

Iglesia De Cristo En Las Antillas Primera Rama Del Sur Bronx Inc
2240 Jerome Ave, Bronx

Blood Of Jesus Ministry Inc
1750 Montgomery Ave Apt 4j, Bronx

Luz Y La Vida Light & The Light
2271 Morris Ave, Bronx

West Bronx Jame Masjid And Islamic Center Inc
2123 Grand Ave, Bronx

House Of Faith Ministries Usa Inc
Po Box 1146, Bronx

Church Of Whosoever Will Let Them Come To Christ Inc
35 East 176th St, Bronx

Lukumi Church Of Orishas
130 W 183rd St Ste 6-H, Bronx

Christ All Over Me International Ministries
Po Box 1353, Bronx

Chevra Mishnayes Of Hebrew Institute Of University Heights
1835 University Avenue, Bronx

Renewal Of The Mind Church
2005 Walton Ave Apt 4h, Bronx

Bronx Islamic Cultural Center Inc Masjid Al Nasr
Po Box 881, Bronx

Union Baptist Evangelical Temple
Po Box 1085, Bronx

Endtime Christian & Prayer Ministries Int
2205 Davidson Ave Apt 5f, Bronx

Yankasa Association Of New York Inc
1707 Townsend Ave, Bronx

Overcomers Church Inc
156 W 174th Street, Bronx

Iglesia Pentecostal Emmanuel Inc
1750 Sedgwick Ave Apt 5e, Bronx

Hope For Generation
130 W 175th St, Bronx

Church Christian Pentecost Emanuel
2257 Grand Ave, Bronx

Rockalive Generals Global Christian Center Inc
1818 Sedwick Ave 3e Ste 3n, Bronx

Bronx Household Of Faith Inc
2206 Andrews Ave, Bronx

Council Of Pentecostal Churches The Sanctuary Inc
1834 Phelan Pl Apt 4f, Bronx

Worldwide Movement Father Son And Holy Spirit Inc
181 W Tremont Ave Apt F, Bronx

Gods Intervention Center Home Of The Delivered Inc
Po Box 995, Bronx

House Of The Lord Ministries
1715 Nelson Ave Apt 2h, Bronx

Believers Restoration Ministries
Po Box 80, Bronx