Bensonhurst is built around convenience, and it has more than one shopping center located immediately within the neighborhood. Whether it's a new look or something particular for your home, it can be found here. Bensonhurst is a densely populated part of Brooklyn where 257,800 people live. Many residents work in services, retail and administrative professions. The apartments for rent in Bensonhurst are near Bath Beach and Mapleton. Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool. Make sure to read our ratings and reviews for some of the best in Bensonhurst.
Conveniences Around the Apartments for Rent in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York
The neighborhood contains a diverse group of services ranging from spas to child care. To name a couple, Classic Touch is on Avenue P and Kiki Daycare Svc is also in the area. Photovision Imaging provides photography services in Bensonhurst. Other services in Bensonhurst include Get Go Inc, a government office, at 1330 Coney Island Ave.
Demographics and Cost of Living
It is understandable why Bensonhurst, with its wide selection of conveniences and general allure, is more expensive than surrounding Brooklyn cities, such as Bath Beach. Bensonhurst reports an average household cost of $39.1K/year, whereas Bath Beach's average total expenditure per household amounts to $32.6K/year.
Bensonhurst is similar to Bath Beach in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 35, compared to a median age of 36 in Bath Beach. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.51 inhabitants per household in Bensonhurst and 2.72 in Bath Beach. By the percentage of households with children in Bensonhurst and Bath Beach, 30% and 26% have children, respectively.
At $42.1K, the average income level in Bensonhurst is significantly higher than that of Bath Beach's, which stands at $31.1K.
Local Schools and School Districts
Schools near the apartments in Bensonhurst are Sinai Academy Center, I.S. 96 Seth Low and Gold Material. Remember, the most significant factor in determining what schools your children are able to attend is an apartment's address. It is a good idea to consult with area school districts for the final word on what schools your children will attend.
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Dining, Drinking and Recreation
The cuisine offerings in Bensonhurst are as follows: sandwiches, pizza and deli snacks. Drink up at Enigma Nightclub or Red Wolf Night Club, a couple of close-by neighborhood options, and spend the night sipping on delicious cocktails. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, McDonald's and McDonald's are both around the proverbial corner.
Peruse the Yelp page and uncover even more Bensonhurst spots where you can relax with good food and great company.