Bergen Beach

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $2,100, min $1,400 - max $3,000

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

Crime level

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Average, rank #181 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #82 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Parking
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Childcare
  • Internet Access
  • Medical Facilities

Not great for

  • Nightlife

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“A quiet town thats perfect for families!“

Located on the southern coast of Brooklyn, Bergen Beach is a quiet and upscale residential area. This town has very friendly people and a small town vibe. The public schools here are good, and there are a lot of private schools. Almost one thousand children participate in athletic programs run by... Read more

NatM • Dec 25, 2011
“A quiet residential beach neighborhood feel“

Bergen Beach is located in south eastern Brooklyn, to the west of Jamaica Bay and slightly north of Mill Basin. The Flatlands are situated to the west side of this neighborhood. Bergen Beach was originally developed to compete with other beach resort communities of Coney Island and Rockaway Beach... Read more

BrendaR • Mar 24, 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