Stuyvesant Town

Manhattan

Summary

Median rental price: $3,679, min $2,800 - max $8,540

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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Lower, rank #223 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #179 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Gym & Fitness
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Clean & Green
  • Neighborly Spirit

Not great for

  • Nightlife
  • Shopping Options
  • Parking
  • Eating Out

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Singles
  • Students
“Stuyvesant Town – No Longer for the Middle Class“

Stuyvesant Town, created after World War II to provide affordable housing for returning veterans and middle-class New Yorkers, has undergone tremendous changes over the past decade and is now home to people of wealth. Many New Yorkers consider the area the ‘poster child’ for ways in which the int... Read more

Debbie1328 • Mar 19, 2012
“Stuy Town: A Tree Lined Town with Lots of Quiet for a City Dweller“

If you happen to find yourself in the middle of Stuy Town, the one thing you will notice is the peace and quiet. Comprised of apartment buildings with curved roads going through it, Stuy Town is a lovely compound that is a little retreat from the hustle and bustle of the big city. You are still c... Read more

megagirl • Dec 31, 2011
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Street view

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