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Living in Fort Greene New York

Fort Greene is the 44th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 32,356 residents.

Fort Greene has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Navy Yard, Downtown, Boerum Hill, Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights, DUMBO and Brooklyn Heights.

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Walk Score of Fort Greene, New York, NY

Fort Greene is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Fort Greene Historic District

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S. Oxford St.

Daily errands do not require a car in Fort Greene New York.

Fort Greene is the 44th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 96.

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

Fort Greene New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Avalon Fort Greene in the Fort Greene area
from $2,382
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for The Brooklyner in the Fort Greene area
from $2,435
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Fort Greene area
$3,400
2 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Fort Greene area
from $2,900
1 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Fort Greene area
$4,395
2 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Fort Greene area
from $2,500
Studio
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at New York in the Fort Greene area
$5,400
3 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Duplex/Triplex at Brooklyn in the Fort Greene area
$2,500
2 bed
Walk Score 97

Fort Greene Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Fort Greene to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

42 Hamilton Heights 96 99 64 48,016
43 East Harlem 96 99 76 117,490
44 Fort Greene 96 100 88 32,356
45 Clinton Hill 95 96 86 23,759
46 Williamsburg 95 90 83 142,299

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 527 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Fort Greene.

People in Fort Greene can walk to an average of 22 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Mullanes Bar and Grill

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Habana Outpost Brooklyn

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thumbnail for Fort Greene Historic DistrictHistoric park. Free jazz and house music concerts throughout the summer. Farmers market on the side street every Saturday

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Transit Score of Fort Greene, New York, NY

Fort Greene is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Fort Greene New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Fort Greene has world-class public transportation and about 10 bus and 12 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Fort Greene has about 7 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Fort Greene, New York, NY

Fort Greene is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

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Mocada

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Fort Greene Historic District

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The Smoke Joint

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Brooklyn Academy of Music

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Citi Bike: S Portland Av & Hanson Pl

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Greene Grape Provisions

thumbnail for S. Oxford St.A nicely tree lined quiet block, with Ft. Greene Park at the corner. If you are lucky enough to rent or own on this block you will be the envy of your friends

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Fowler Square

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Brooklyn Music School

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Brooklyn Moon Cafe

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Moshood Creations

thumbnail for MocadaMuseum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts. A cultural attraction in your own backyard!

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Spike Lee's Joint

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Treasure Trove

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50 Fort Greene Pl

Photo of 50 Fort Greene Pl in Fort Greene, New York

50 Fort Greene Pl

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