Soundview

Bronx

Summary

Median rental price: $1,500, min $1,275 - max $2,195

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me

Commute

There are 2 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #28 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #47 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Public Transport
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Internet Access
  • Shopping Options
  • Cost of Living

Not great for

  • Clean & Green
  • Safe & Sound
  • Pest Free
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Gym & Fitness

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“Why would you come here if you didn't have to?“

This is one of many low income neighborhoods in the South Bronx – it’s certainly not recommended for tourists, and I wouldn’t recommend moving here if it can be helped. The neighborhood has had its share of drug and gang problems resulting in crime and violence. This neighborhood was recently her... Read more

GrandStGlitter • Apr 15, 2009
“No a perfect place to raise a family“

The block that I lived on was a very quiet block with lovely homes, but the surrounding area was not great. Right around the corner from where I lived sat the soundview projects, which were horrible. Not a place that you wanted to walk around at night. For example, one night my girlfriend and I w... Read more

Boogiedown • Mar 21, 2009
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Street view

What do you think about this neighborhood?

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me