How Calculated: Percent of people aged 65 and older living alone
Source: American Community Survey
A Rare Off-Grid Manhattan Street
Sylvan Court, which has seven properties, rarely sees properties record for sale.
A 1,600-square-foot townhouse in East Harlem returned for sale asking $1.69 million.
Its address is 2 Sylvan Court — a blind alley with just seven homes that’s located off East 121st Street between Lexington and Third avenues. Sales there are far from common, with just one deal recorded since 2017 — that one being for this home, which traded hands for $1.32 million late that year. Before that, the most recent home on Sylvan Court, at No. 4, sold in 2011.