Sheepshead Bay

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,600, 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 4 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #113 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #153 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Eating Out
  • Shopping Options
  • Internet Access
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Clean & Green

Not great for

  • Parking

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
  • Beach Lovers
“Quiet waterfront community“

Historically known as a Russian community, Sheepshead Bay now has a far more diverse population. While the vast majority of the residents are still white, they come from a multitude of different countries and there is now a large Asian minority. The town's shops and restaurants, particularly thos... Read more

NatM • Dec 27, 2011
“Great Russian Neighborhood!!“

I used to live in this neighborhood with my ex husband who was Russian. It was the best place for me, great food, great shopping and perfect little homes. The subway was not far from where I lived on East 24th street, it was only about a five to ten minute walk. Not to mention it was within walki... Read more

vicereine • Mar 24, 2009
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Street view

Eating-out

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Restaurants (50+)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (46)

BBQ Joints (1)

Diners (8)

Salad Places (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (5)

Other

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Shopping (23)

Beauty Salons (3)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (50+)

Dog Run & Pet Services (10)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (18)

Banks (31)

Playgrounds (15)

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