Great Parking Statistics

GGMC Garage NYC

GGMC Garages are the prettiest in NYC

It is commonly know that NYC parking can be one big headache. We have done some research to try and make your NYC parking experience a lot easier. Below are some great statistics that will hopefully broaden your knowledge about parking garages in NYC and alleviate some of the pressure of NYC parking.

DID YOU KNOW?*

Manhattan has 100,000 licensed off-street parking spaces in 1,100 parking garages in NYC

  • 66% of NYC garages are open 24 hours
  • 97% of NYC garages have valet parking
  • 80% of NYC garages are indoor
  • 88% of NYC garages charge an average surcharge of $10 for SUVS and oversize vehicles
  • 27% of NYC garages do not take credit cards
  • 17% of NYC garages transport cars via an elevator. Of these garages, 61% have just one elevator while 37% have two elevators and only 2% have three elevators
  • 2.8% of NYC garages take only monthly parking
  • 277 Park Ave is the most expensive parking garage in NYC for monthly parking

The streets with the most parking garages in NYC are:

  • 16 garages E 80th St
  • 14 garages W 56th St
  • 14 garages W 43rd St
  • 12 garages E 63rd St
  • 12 garages E 54th St
  • 11 garages W 58th St
  • 10 garages W 36th St

The steepest driveways are (we believe):

  • 215 E 95th St
  • 196 E 75th St

The longest driveway seems to be: 200 E 65th Street

The smallest garage is: 324 E 11th St, with 7 spaces

The largest garages are:

  • 3500 spaces Pier 40/West St
  • 1500 spaces 218 W 31st St
  • 1365 spaces 115 Ft. Washington Ave
  • 1248 spaces East River Plaza/E 116th @ FDR (opened 2009)
  • 1000 spaces 622 W 57th St
  • 998 spaces 401 W 42nd St (self park)
  • 988 spaces 56 Greenwich St

13 hotels have their own garage:

  • Crowne Plaza
  • Hampton Inn
  • Hilton
  • Holiday Inn
  • Hyatt
  • Marriott
  • Millenium Hilton
  • NY Palace Hotel
  • Park Lane
  • Parker-Meridian
  • Skyline Hotel
  • Trump Parc
  • Waldorf-Astoria

GGMC has the prettiest garages, with themed interiors.

 

*Data is from onsite surveys conducted in May 2008

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with a few select NYC garages.