183rd Street (IRT Jerome Avenue Line)

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183rd Street
NYCS 4
New York City Subway rapid transit station
IRT E183 jeh.JPG
Eastern side
Station statistics
Address 183rd Street & Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Borough The Bronx
Locale University Heights
Coordinates 40°51′30″N 73°54′14″W / 40.858324°N 73.903999°W / 40.858324; -73.903999Coordinates: 40°51′30″N 73°54′14″W / 40.858324°N 73.903999°W / 40.858324; -73.903999
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Jerome Avenue Line
Services       4 all times (all times)
Connection NYCT Bus: Bx32
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3 (2 in regular service)
Other information
Opened June 2, 1917 (97 years ago) (1917-06-02)
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 2,007,140[1]Increase 0.2%
Rank 242 out of 421
Station succession
Next north Fordham Road: 4 all times
Next south Burnside Avenue: 4 all times

183rd Street is a rehabilitated local station on the elevated IRT Jerome Avenue Line of the New York City Subway. Located at the intersection of 183rd Street and Jerome Avenue in the Bronx, it is served by the 4 train at all times.

The station has old style signs painted over and covered up with new style signs, and features new fare control railings as a crossunder. The station has a wooden mezzanine, and two extra exits. There are three tracks and two side platforms. The middle track is generally not used in revenue service.

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Northbound local NYCS 4 toward Woodlawn (Fordham Road)
Peak-direction express No regular service
Southbound local NYCS 4 toward Crown Heights – Utica Avenue (New Lots Avenue late nights) (Burnside Avenue)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
M Mezzanine to entrances/exits, station agent, MetroCard vending machines
G Street Level Entrances/Exits

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Facts and Figures: Annual Subway Ridership". Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2015-04-25. 

External links[edit]

Media related to 183rd Street (IRT Jerome Avenue Line) at Wikimedia Commons

Western side from three blocks away