An upscale urban neighborhood, Park Avenue is located in Monroe County, Rochester, New York in zip code 14607. The median age of residents in the Park Avenue neighborhood is 31 years. Comprised of single-family homes, apartments and townhouses, this community is a mix of businesses and residential properties. Culver Road borders the Park Avenue neighborhood to the east, Interstate 490 to the south, South Goodman Street to the west and East Avenue to the north. Public transportation is available throughout the neighborhood.
Public schools in the area include School 23-Francis Parker, School 15-The Children’s School of Rochester, Monroe Middle School, James Monroe High School, East High School and Eastridge Senior High School. Well-known universities in the area include the University of Rochester, Monroe Community College, Saint John Fisher College and Rochester Institute of Technology.
Popular golf clubs and courses are prominent throughout the area, such as Oak Hill Country Club, Shadow Pines Golf Club, Country Club of Rochester, Monroe Golf Club and prestigious Locust Hill Country Club, where the annual Wegmans LPGA Tournament is held each year.
The Park Avenue neighborhood is close to several popular attractions, such as lovely Cobbs Hill Park, Strasenburgh Planetarium, Rochester Museum and Science Center, Memorial Art Gallery, Seabreeze Amusement Park, Seneca Park Zoo and Strong Museum of Play. This community is approximately 1.5 hours from Niagara Falls and the Ralph Wilson Stadium in Buffalo New York, where the NFL Team Buffalo Bills play their home games.
Many unique boutiques, shops and cafes line Park Avenue, giving residents and visitors opportunity to shop and socialize. The Park Avenue neighborhood has sidewalks, crosswalks and is pedestrian friendly, offering walking tours throughout the area. Rich, diverse and home to the annual Park Avenue Festival, this community has something to offer its residents all seasons of the year.