Borough Park

65 reviews
  1. Neighborhood in New York City, NY
B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Real Estate
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A-
Neighborhood in
New York City

Homes for Sale

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$702,043
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$1,266
National
$904
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    71%
  • Own
    29%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    17
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    5
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    17
    1
  • Theft
    1
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    6
    0

Residents

Median Household Income
$38,559
National
$53,046
Children
29%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    35%
    14%
  • K-8 Schools
  • High Schools

Reviews

65 reviews
  • Excellent
    2
  • Very Good
    13
  • Average
    42
  • Poor
    7
  • Terrible
    1
The neighborhood is diverse, on my block alone there are a mix of cultures and all around there are many different kinds of shops run by many different kinds of people. It feels very much like a good mixture. Might as well be the definitive example of what Brooklyn is like.
  • Niche User
  • 3 months ago
The neighborhood is safe. There is a lot of diversity here. There is good access to trains and buses.
  • Niche User
  • 3 months ago
Good area with a lot of good food and stores to visit.
  • Niche User
  • 3 months ago