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Tremont Avenue

Coordinates: 40°51′08″N 73°52′55″W / 40.85226°N 73.88198°W / 40.85226; -73.88198

Tremont Avenue is a street in the Bronx, New York. Its west end is at Sedgwick Avenue and its east end is in Throggs Neck, running almost the entire width of the Bronx. It has recently been renamed to Hector Lavoe/East Tremont Avenue, in honor of the late salsa musician.[2]

Tremont Avenue
East Tremont Avenue Bridge crossing NEC. West Farms, Bronx Co., NY. Sec. 4207, MP 12.44. - Northeast Railroad Corridor, Amtrak Route between New Jersey-New York and New York HAER NY,31-NEYO,167-23.tif
East Tremont Avenue Bridge crossing a rail line at East 180th St
Owner City of New York
Maintained by NYCDOT
Length 7.0 mi[1] (11.3 km)
Location Bronx, New York City
West end Sedgwick Avenue in Morris Heights
US 1 in Tremont
Hutchinson River Parkway in Schuylerville
I-95 in Throggs Neck
East end Schurz Avenue in Throggs Neck


  1. ^ Google (July 3, 2018). "Tremont Avenue" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved July 3, 2018.
  2. ^ "A Local Law to Co‐Name 18 Thoroughfares and Public Places in New York City" (PDF). New York City Council. April 2, 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 December 2016. Retrieved 18 September 2016.