Borough Park

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,550, min $1,250 - max $3,499

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 12 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #193 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #191 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Internet Access
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Safe & Sound

Not great for

  • Nightlife
  • Parking
  • Shopping Options
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Cost of Living

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“Jewish capital of the U.S.“

Located in southwest Brooklyn, Borough Park houses one of the biggest Orthodox and Hasidic Jewish communities in America. There are also significant numbers of Irish and Italian residents who live here, but it is primarily known as a Jewish community. The town has hundreds of houses of worship, m... Read more

NatM • Dec 25, 2011
“A very Jewish community.“

Borough Park is a neighborhood along southwestern Brooklyn. The area covers about two hundred blocks and lies within New Utrecht just south east of Green-Wood Cemetery.

Over the past few years the neighborhood stores have been expanding to accommodate for the increasing number of resid... Read more

BrendaR • Mar 24, 2009
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (50+)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (30)

BBQ Joints (2)

Diners (3)

Food Courts & Trucks (7)

Other

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Shopping (25)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (40)

Dog Run & Pet Services (3)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (17)

Banks (18)

Playgrounds (2)

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