Boerum Hill

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $2,800, min $1,450 - max $15,000

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

There are 7 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #73 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #34 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Eating Out
  • Clean & Green
  • Internet Access
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Parks & Recreation

Not great for

  • No ratings yet

Who lives here?

  • Singles
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Students
“Trendy & pleasant“

Formerly known for drugs, prostitution, and other crimes, Boerum Hill has transformed into a trendy and family-friendly community. The town is located close to downtown Brooklyn, Park Slope, and Cobble Hill. The neighbors are extremely friendly in this tightly knit community and together, they wo... Read more

NatM • Dec 25, 2011
“So much history, so little time“

Boerum Hill is an upscale neighborhood between Cobble Hill and Park Slope. Historic and tree-lined streets, along with good subway connections and excellent shopping make this area a prime location for New Yorkers. Much like its adjacent neighbors, Boerum Hill is a hip and interesting place to li... Read more

BrendaR • Mar 23, 2009
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (14)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (9)

Diners (1)

Salad Places (1)

Gastropubs (2)

Food Courts & Trucks (1)

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