Sunset Park

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,999, min $1,200 - max $7,900

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 11 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #121 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #73 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

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

Not great for

  • Shopping Options

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
  • Students
“Peaceful, affordable, & diverse“

Located south of Park Slope, Sunset Park is a great neighborhood where you will find that almost everything is cheaper than it is in Park Slope and Manhattan. The brownstones, apartments, condos, and co-ops here are more affordable and roomier than they are in other places in the city. Sunset Par... Read more

NatM • Dec 27, 2011
“Where Sunset Park begins....“

I was born and raised in Park Slope but if you ask the old timers I was born in South Brooklyn - Gowanus and if you ask the hipsters now its the South Slope or Greenwood Heights. Where does Sunset begin? The Map on the right hand navigation shows community board 7 but like most of NYC a community... Read more

CitizenMinerva • Jan 20, 2011
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (50+)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (37)

BBQ Joints (5)

Diners (7)

Gastropubs (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (14)

Entertainment

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Bars and Pubs (15)

Nightclubs (3)

Movie Theaters & Theaters (3)

Music Venues (5)

Parks & Gardens (12)

Arts and Museums (18)

Other

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Shopping (38)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (27)

Dog Run & Pet Services (9)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (35)

Banks (7)

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