Midwood

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,550, min $1,100 - max $5,000

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 #153 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #168 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Parking
  • Public Transport
  • Internet Access
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Eating Out

Not great for

  • Nightlife
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Pest Free
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Shopping Options

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“Affluent Orthodox Jewish community“

Midwood is a fairly affluent Orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn, where the religion and culture can be seen in nearly every aspect of life. There are dozens of synagogues and yeshivas in this neighborhood, and most stores are closed on Saturdays, in observance of the Jewish Sabbath. Although t... Read more

NatM • Dec 27, 2011
“Midwood is where my parents would live“

I think most people know of Midwood for two reasons: (1) Di Fara's Pizzeria and (2) the Jewish Orthodox community. The neighborhood isn't exactly the most glamorous place to visit if you are from out of town (other than Di Fara's), but if you are looking to settle down and want to get away from t... Read more

BuyingBy2012 • Oct 06, 2010
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (17)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (21)

Diners (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (1)

Other

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Shopping (16)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (24)

Dog Run & Pet Services (1)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (7)

Banks (12)

Playgrounds (4)

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