University Heights

Bronx

Summary

Median rental price: $1,300, min $1,025 - max $1,995

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

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Crime level

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Average, rank #114 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #90 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Public Transport
  • Internet Access
  • Medical Facilities
  • Childcare
  • Parks & Recreation

Not great for

  • Safe & Sound
  • Schools
  • Parking
  • Clean & Green
  • Eating Out

Who lives here?

  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Students
  • Retirees
“A Mixed Bag“

University Heights encompasses a few sections that range from the bustle of Fordham Road to quiet streets near the aqueduct trail. There is a lesser known small trail called University Heights Woods overlooking the Deegan, the Aqueduct Trail Walk, and the park along West Fordham road,w here famil... Read more

ShannonLGilstad • Jul 02, 2014
“Not too thrilling of a neighborhood“

University Heights is the sort of standard low income neighborhood that you see in the Bronx. It is a pretty population dense area, making it all the more depressing of a place. There of course isn’t much to do for tourists in low income neighborhoods – there isn’t even much for the residents to ... Read more

GrandStGlitter • Apr 15, 2009
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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