Carroll Gardens

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $2,700, min $1,675 - 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 6 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #63 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #56 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Childcare
  • Eating Out
  • Safe & Sound
  • Schools
  • Gym & Fitness

Not great for

  • No ratings yet

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“The neighborhood where we most want to live“

We've been living in Manhattan for a long time, but decided this year to look at places where the schools are still good, and we still wouldn't need a car, but we could get a lot more space for our money. I was also interested in a more "neighborhoody" vibe. This led us to Brooklyn. Being Manhatt... Read more

JohnViega • May 22, 2013
“Charming suburban utopia“

Carroll Gardens is a pleasant and unique neighborhood in Brooklyn. Predominantly Italian, the neighbors are united and unusually friendly, primarily because many of the families here have been around for generations. Most of the residents are involved in community organizations or the neighborhoo... Read more

NatM • Dec 26, 2011
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (40)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (13)

BBQ Joints (1)

Diners (2)

Food Courts & Trucks (2)

Other

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Shopping (21)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (4)

Dog Run & Pet Services (10)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (15)

Banks (4)

Playgrounds (8)

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