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Living in Williamsburg New York

Williamsburg is the 46th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 142,299 residents.

Williamsburg has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Greenpoint, Bedford Stuyvesant, Blissville, Clinton Hill, Navy Yard, Hunters Point and Fort Greene.

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Walk Score of Williamsburg, New York, NY

Williamsburg is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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175 Kent

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PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

Daily errands do not require a car in Williamsburg New York.

Williamsburg is the 46th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 95.

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

Williamsburg New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 175 Kent in the Williamsburg area
from $3,540
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for bec's north brooklyn in the Williamsburg area
from $3,199
2 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for The Donnelly Group in the Williamsburg area
from $3,000
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Williamsburg area
from $1,395
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Apartment at New York in the Williamsburg area
$3,445
2 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Williamsburg area
$2,250
1 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Williamsburg area
$3,299
2 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Apartment at Brooklyn in the Williamsburg area
$3,500
2 bed
Walk Score 98

Williamsburg Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Williamsburg to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

44 Fort Greene 96 100 88 32,356
45 Clinton Hill 95 96 86 23,759
46 Williamsburg 95 90 83 142,299
47 Elmhurst 95 86 53 103,084
48 Belmont 95 95 60 21,452

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 1,013 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Williamsburg.

People in Williamsburg can walk to an average of 23 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for PS 17 Henry D Woodworth SchoolWe are a thriving elementary school that believes every child deserves to learn, and be inspired, in a safe, nuturing environment. Students, parents and faculty are all encouraged to be enthusiastic, independent lifelong learners. We are proud of our diverse population, and strive to help all students succeed in following our standards-based curriculum. An established atmosphere of mutual respect and cooperation builds students' confidence and leads to individual growth.

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on PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

Transit Score of Williamsburg, New York, NY

Williamsburg is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Williamsburg has world-class public transportation and about 14 bus and 4 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Williamsburg has about 26 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Williamsburg, New York, NY

Williamsburg is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

Photo of PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School in Williamsburg, New York

PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

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La Guardia Park

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Artists & Fleas

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Barcade

Photo of PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School in Williamsburg, New York

PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

Photo of 175 Kent in Williamsburg, New York

175 Kent

Photo of PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School in Williamsburg, New York

PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

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Jane's Closet

Photo of 175 Kent in Williamsburg, New York

175 Kent

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La Famosa Deli Grocery

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Williamsburg Cinemas

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Metropolitan Pool

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Aden's Gourmet Deli

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Williamsburg Pharmacy Inc

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