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Downtown Brooklyn Apartments for Rent - New York, NY

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What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Downtown Brooklyn New York

Older buildings. Historical sites. There's good restUrNts .the neighborhood is changing. New people will bring new ieas. It's now bike friendly.

We have big parks to barbecue playground we have a nice boardwalk, We like we can get out and go to some of the attractions in the neighborhood, We have real good neighbors

It's a historic district so lots of old beautiful facades and it feels like a completely different neighbourhood in Brooklyn. There are lots of local small business and hardly any big names which I absolutely love.Love the access to water and great transportation- subway, buses and ferry

I like to go to the community park with my family and friendsfriendsI like to go to the community park with my family and

i like that it is safe to go outside, i also like that everyone is friendly towards each other and i also love the school system

A lot of space. No one bothers me.And great fews with lots of .Good lighting . we have people cut our grass.

Who Lives Here

Downtown Brooklyn New York Demographics

Education

High School

26%

Associate's

14%

Bachelor's

36%

Master's

21%

Doctorate

3%

Family Size

2 people

51%

3 people

22%

4 people

19%

5 people

4%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

33%

50-100k

16%

100-150k

16%

150-200k

12%

200k+

23%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

9%

20-45

54%

45-65

17%

65+

8%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Downtown Brooklyn New York?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
May '24$3793$4221$5634-
Apr '24$3793$4238$6241-
Mar '24$3793$4176$5039-
Feb '24$3659$4245$6463-
Jan '24$3797$4070$5252-
Dec '23$3703$4067$5252-
Nov '23$3801$4145$5252-
Oct '23$3771$4258$5252-
Sep '23$3782$4383$5252-
Aug '23$3701$4507$6692-
Jul '23$3762$4353$6621-
Jun '23$3743$4421$6415-
May '23$3631$4288$5972-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Downtown Brooklyn New York

Downtown Brooklyn New York Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

10%

15-30 Mins

28%

30-40 Mins

31%

40-60 Mins

22%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9898

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Percentage: 9191

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 6 of 6 renters

Percentage: 100100

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Top Scores: Restaurant, Coffee, Nightlife

Things To Do In Downtown Brooklyn New York

Top Score

Restaurants

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The restaurant scene here is really cooking with gas.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 90% more restaurants than average
  3. 25% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are heating up. Downtown Brooklyn New York gets a solid score for coffee.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 95% more coffee shops than average
  3. 21% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Happy hour starts at six around here.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 86% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 5% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Theaters

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's a pretty good scene for movie buffs and theater lovers.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 95% more theaters than average
  3. 30% more theaters than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

More of a gem than germ, this Downtown Brooklyn New York is not too bad for medical care.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 95% more medical facilities than average
  3. 34% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 96% more parks than average
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Childcare

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Downtown Brooklyn New York is taking baby steps toward having ample childcare options.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 93% more daycares than average
  3. 28% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The shopping scene here is a size medium.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 96% more shops than average
  3. 38% more shops than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cardio is hale and hardy in Downtown Brooklyn New York.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 91% more gyms than average
  3. 23% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. 40% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not exactly a Tilt-a-Whirl, but there's fun to be had.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. 60% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Downtown Brooklyn New York could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 84% more pet facilities than average
  3. 86% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. A high number of hospitals per resident
  2. 93% more hospitals than average
  3. 40% more hospitals than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 70% more gas stations than average
  3. Far fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Downtown Brooklyn New York Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 6 of 6 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 6 of 6 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 5 of 6 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 5 of 6 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 4 of 6 renters

Busy Streets

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 3 of 6 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Pet Friendly

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 4 of 6 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 5 of 6 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 5 of 6 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 6 of 6 renters

Downtown Brooklyn New York Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Downtown Brooklyn New York

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Downtown Brooklyn Apartments for Rent - Brooklyn, NY

Trying to find an apartment in Downtown Brooklyn, a densely populated neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY? Downtown Brooklyn is renter-friendly, with 70% of residents renting their homes. Only 41% of households have children, so it's a great location for renters looking for a calm neighborhood. Residents are highly educated, with a large number having professional degrees. Downtown Brooklyn is well-suited to living car-free. Most residents use alternative transportation, and many residents don't own cars. The average commute to and from this area takes about 35 minutes.