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Living in Sheepshead Bay New York

Sheepshead Bay is the 107th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 72,854 residents.

Sheepshead Bay has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Homecrest, Gerritsen Beach, Manhattan Beach, Marine Park, Brighton Beach, Midwood and Gravesend.

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Walk Score of Sheepshead Bay, New York, NY

Sheepshead Bay is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Sheepshead Bay Public Library

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Super Stop & Shop

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Sheepshead Bay New York.

Sheepshead Bay is the 107th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 89.

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

Sheepshead Bay New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for House at New York in the Sheepshead Bay area
$2,695
2 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Sheepshead Bay area
from $1,350
Studio
Walk Score 93
Rental info for House at Brooklyn in the Sheepshead Bay area
$1,550
3 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Sheepshead Bay area
$1,475
1 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Apartment at New York in the Sheepshead Bay area
from $1,900
Studio
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Sheepshead Bay area
$2,300
3 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Sheepshead Bay area
$1,475
1 bed
Walk Score 97

Sheepshead Bay Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Sheepshead Bay to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

105 East Flatbush 89 86 57 111,569
106 Morris Park 89 79 62 38,172
107 Sheepshead Bay 89 75 59 72,854
108 Port Morris 89 88 72 2,617
109 Murray Hill (Queens) 89 76 52 73,611

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 316 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Sheepshead Bay.

People in Sheepshead Bay can walk to an average of 10 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Baku Palace

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Wheeler's Restaurant

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thumbnail for Sheepshead Bay Public Library#SheepsheadBay Branch opened in 1903 after residents raised $200 as a contribution for maintenance. Located in a community named for a large saltwater fish found along the Atlantic coast, the library moved in 1925 to a Jerome Avenue and in 1952 to a new building on East 14th Street. The current 4,000 square-foot branch, at the same site, opened in 1963.

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Transit Score of Sheepshead Bay, New York, NY

Sheepshead Bay has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Sheepshead Bay New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Sheepshead Bay has excellent public transportation and about 14 bus and 2 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Sheepshead Bay has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Sheepshead Bay, New York, NY

Sheepshead Bay is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Holocaust Memorial Park

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Sheepshead Bay High School

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Shore Pkwy

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James Madison High School

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Clement's

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Bill Brown Memorial Playground

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