Mount Eden Avenue (IRT Jerome Avenue Line)

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Mount Eden Avenue
New York City Subway rapid transit station
Mt Eden Avenue downtown train arriving.jpg
Southbound NYCS 4 train arriving
Station statistics
Address Mount Eden Avenue & Jerome Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452
Borough The Bronx
Locale Highbridge
Coordinates 40°50′39″N 73°54′53″W / 40.844268°N 73.914814°W / 40.844268; -73.914814Coordinates: 40°50′39″N 73°54′53″W / 40.844268°N 73.914814°W / 40.844268; -73.914814
Division A (IRT)
Line IRT Jerome Avenue Line
Services       4 all times (all times)
Structure Elevated
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Other information
Opened June 2, 1917; 97 years ago (June 2, 1917)
Passengers (2013) 1,848,483[1] Increase 1.6%
Rank 252 out of 421
Station succession
Next north 176th Street: 4 all times
Next south 170th Street: 4 all times

Mount Eden Avenue is a local station on the IRT Jerome Avenue Line of the New York City Subway. Located at the intersection of Mount Eden and Jerome Avenues in the Bronx, it is served by the 4 train at all times. It has three tracks and two side platforms.

This station has old style signs painted over and covered up with new style signs, and features new fare control railings and a crossunder. This station is located two blocks from the Lebanon Hospital. In the area there are important commercial brands, like Option Multiservices and Vavila Travels. The station was rehabilitated in 2004. The 2006 artwork here is called The Procession of Folk, No. 3 by Amir Bey.

Station layout[edit]

Platform level
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Northbound local NYCS 4 toward Woodlawn (176th Street)
Peak-direction express No regular service
Southbound local NYCS 4 toward Crown Heights – Utica Avenue (New Lots Avenue late nights) (170th Street)
Side platform, doors will open on the right
M Mezzanine to entrances/exits, station agent, MetroCard vending machines
G Street Level Entrances/Exits


  1. ^ "Facts and Figures: Annual Subway Ridership". New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority. Retrieved 2014-03-25. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Mount Eden Avenue (IRT Jerome Avenue Line) at Wikimedia Commons

Eastern street stairs