Cypress Hills

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,800, min $1,200 - max $2,600

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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Higher, rank #26 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #61 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Cost of Living
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Public Transport
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Eating Out

Not great for

  • Parking
  • Medical Facilities
  • Childcare
  • Pest Free
  • Internet Access

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
  • Students
“The last affordable neighborhood in Brooklyn“

This is a great neighborhood that is often left out of the discussion about Brooklyn real estate. We bought a home here last year and we are loving the access to public transportation, friendly neighbors, great local library and wonderful YMCA. We often take walks in Highland Park to watch the sw... Read more

CyHiNeighbor • Oct 25, 2015
“Cypress Hills Then & Now“

I have been a resident of Cypress Hills for 25 years. I read the reviews and I am sad to see people have actually posted comments about where I live without facts. First I will deal with the attractions.The City Line Shopping area along Grant Avenue has so many shops. We also have a cooperative b... Read more

crownroyal56 • Mar 10, 2013
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Dog Run & Pet Services (2)

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Banks (8)

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