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Living in Crown Heights New York

Crown Heights is the 56th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 127,648 residents.

Crown Heights has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Wingate, Prospect Lefferts Gardens, Bedford Stuyvesant, Prospect Heights, Prospect Park, East Flatbush and Clinton Hill.

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Walk Score of Crown Heights, New York, NY

Crown Heights is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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7 Crown Heights: Crown Heights Wall

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Crown Heights 2: Lincoln Terrace Park

Daily errands do not require a car in Crown Heights New York.

Crown Heights is the 56th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 94.

Find apartments in New York's most walkable neighborhoods: Little Italy, Chinatown and NoHo.

Crown Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Crown Heights to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

54 Kensington 94 82 73 54,453
55 Central Park 94 100 81 9,371
56 Crown Heights 94 99 78 127,648
57 Borough Park 94 76 57 98,988
58 Greenpoint 94 68 80 30,721

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 670 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Crown Heights.

People in Crown Heights can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Kingston Bake Shop

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5 Crown Heights: Italfari

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thumbnail for 7 Crown Heights: Crown Heights WallThe Crown Heights graffiti wall features local graffiti artists near a heavily trafficked shopping area. You can enjoy the art while buying new shoes.

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Transit Score of Crown Heights, New York, NY

Crown Heights is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Crown Heights New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Crown Heights has world-class public transportation and about 13 bus, 6 rail and 5 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Crown Heights on public transit.

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Crown Heights has about 9 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Crown Heights, New York, NY

Crown Heights is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Photo of 8 Crown Heights: Brooklyn Public Library in Crown Heights, New York

8 Crown Heights: Brooklyn Public Library

Photo of 9 Crown Heights: Brower Park in Crown Heights, New York

9 Crown Heights: Brower Park

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10 Crown Heighs: Brower Park Basketball Courts

Photo of 1 Crown Heights: Lincoln Terrace Park Handball Courts in Crown Heights, New York

1 Crown Heights: Lincoln Terrace Park Handball Courts

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4 Crown Heights: Carroll 24Hr Grocery

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6 Crown Heights: Italfari

thumbnail for Crown Heights 2: Lincoln Terrace ParkAt given time, you'll find kids playing, joggers exercising, and people walking their dogs around the beautiful Lincoln Terrace Park

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thumbnail for 8 Crown Heights: Brooklyn Public LibraryThis neighborhood institution is near an active part of the Crown Heights community. On any given day you can hear music playing on the streets, stop and get a pair of sunglasses or shoes, and cool down with a delicious snow cone treat. All these things are accessible on your short walk from the train or bus to your destination because transportation is excellent here.

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Photo of 11 Crown Heights: Brooklyn Children's Museum in Crown Heights, New York

11 Crown Heights: Brooklyn Children's Museum

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Lincoln Terrace Tennis Court , Brooklyn Ny

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Ocean Hill Fire Station

thumbnail for 9 Crown Heights: Brower ParkBrower Park is only one of the multiple parks you have acces to in Crown Heights. Here you can take the kids to play on the playground or play in the fountains to cool off during the summer.

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