Excellent retail or restaurant location in the heart of a busy commercial strip in the Bronx! From this bright, clean, and inviting spot tenants enjoy close proximity to the subway and plenty of consumers that shop and dine in the area on a daily basis.
Population Statistics for 3682 White Plains Road (2011):
1-mi. 3-mi. 5-mi.
Adult Population 99,471 637,565 1,327,321
Change Since 1990 13.75% 11.73% 12.31%
Daytime Population 93,703 640,580 1,375,457
Subway access is just short walk north to the intersection of 225th Street and White Plains Road. The 225th Street station, located on the IRT White Plains Road line of the New York City subway system, is served by the 2 train at all times and the 5 train during rush hours. The elevated station was renovated in Fall 2005, and in 2011, 1,336,790 people passed through – a 4.2% increase in the number of passengers compared to the year before. Additionally, the Mass Transit Authority provides bus service along White Plains Road, with a stop just a short block away. Major routes providing convenient access to and from this location include Interstate 95 (two miles east), Interstate 87 (two miles west), and the Bronx River Parkway, which is only a half-mile west and carries approximately 100,000 vehicles per day.
Many nearby attractions create even more traffic to the neighborhood. The area features several churches; at least ten of varying denominations are located within the couple block radius that surrounds 3682 White Plains Road. The 1.32-acre Agnes Haywood Playground is within a block and offers basketball and handball courts, playgrounds, game tables, bleachers, and restrooms. The park opened in 1954 and has seen over a million dollars’ worth of improvements since 1988. A few miles south on the Bronx River Parkway brings animal lovers to the world-famous Bronx Zoo, which attracts approximately two million visitors annually. Also nearby is the New York Botanical Garden, a National Historic Landmark consisting of 250 acres and featuring a full year-long schedule of exhibits that draw 800,000 visitors annually.
The community surrounding 3682 White Plains Road is a mix of residential and commercial land uses, with many of the side streets being multi-family rental units. The street itself sees a steady flow of traffic from morning until night, with many of these commuters and pedestrians needing the services, convenience goods, and meals that this location can provide. A short mile west is Bronx’s largest employer, Montefiore Medical Center, has a staff of 14,695 that surely contributes to the bustling White Plains Road corridor.
The tidy brick exterior of 3682 White Plains Road is inviting, cheerful, and well-maintained. It has excellent tenant history, with a Caribbean lounge and Jamaican restaurant operating here in the past. Other building features and highlights include:
- Single-story brick retail building
- 1,070 square feet
- 30.33 feet of frontage along busy White Plains Road
- Bright glass storefront
- Air-conditioning unit
- Separate working kitchen with view of dining area
- Possible bar area
- Tiled flooring
- Efficient floor plan
- Great signage opportunity
- Pedestrian-friendly area, earning a “Very Walkable” status on walkscore.com
- High traffic all day
- Subway access in minutes
- Bus service all along White Plains Road, with a stop within one block
Montefiore Medical Center contributes so much to this area, both economically by employing such a large number of people in the community, and for its groundbreaking research and excellence of care. Some statistics related to these achievements include:
- Ranked among the US News & World Report’s Top Hospitals, regionally and nationally
- Successfully performed a pediatric heart transplant in 2009
- Considered “high performing” in nine specialties, including cancer, cardiology, and heart surgery
- Ranked 6th out of New York metro area’s 184 hospitals
With all the traffic flowing by this great site, all it needs is a great tenant and it will instantly earn success! What an unbelievable location!