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Living in Boerum Hill New York

Boerum Hill is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 22,518 residents.

Boerum Hill has world-class public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Downtown Brooklyn, Gowanus, Carroll Gardens, Fort Greene, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Heights and Park Slope.

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Walk Score of Boerum Hill, New York, NY

Boerum Hill is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Brooklyn Heights Montessori School

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Cobble Hill Cinemas

Daily errands do not require a car in Boerum Hill New York.

Boerum Hill is the 24th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 98.

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

Boerum Hill New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for The Addison in the Boerum Hill area
from $2,538
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for 300 Ashland in the Boerum Hill area
from $3,055
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for The Ashland in the Boerum Hill area
from $2,865
Studio
Walk Score 100
Rental info for 212 Clinton Street #1 in the Boerum Hill area
$4,500
2 bed
Walk Score 100
Rental info for Hoyt St & Wyckoff St in the Boerum Hill area
$4,895
3 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for 233 Smith Street #3 in the Boerum Hill area
$2,450
Studio
Walk Score 99
Rental info for 231 Ashland Pl #1 in the Boerum Hill area
$2,800
1 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for Hoyt St & Warren St in the Boerum Hill area
$4,799
3 bed
Walk Score 98

Boerum Hill Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Boerum Hill to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

22 Upper East Side 99 99 73 208,013
23 Civic Center 99 100 85 5,279
24 Boerum Hill 98 100 90 22,518
25 Two Bridges 98 99 87 28,930
26 Hell's Kitchen 98 100 80 51,840

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 544 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Boerum Hill.

People in Boerum Hill can walk to an average of 31 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Hana Cafe & Japanese Restaurant

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Jolie Cantina

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thumbnail for Brooklyn Heights Montessori SchoolCobble Hill - one of the neighborhood's elementary schools that has a playground on the rooftop

Fabian Robinson
on Brooklyn Heights Montessori School

Transit Score of Boerum Hill, New York, NY

Boerum Hill is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Boerum Hill has world-class public transportation and about 7 bus and 4 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Boerum Hill has about 4 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Boerum Hill, New York, NY

Boerum Hill is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

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Rucola

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Brooklyn Industries

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Gorgeous Corner

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Italian Deli

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Carroll Garden Realty

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Prana Power Yoga

thumbnail for Cobble Hill CinemasCobble Hill - this neighborhood institution is one of the two major movie theaters in Cobble Hill. Even though the area has changed and the other theatre is more modern, Cobble Hill Cinemas is more old-school in its look and feel.

Fabian Robinson
on Cobble Hill Cinemas

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Boerum Hill

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Boerum Hill

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Pacific Green Gourmet

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Tio Pio

thumbnail for Gorgeous CornerTree lined streets and a corner restaurant. What more could you want?

Matt L
on Gorgeous Corner

Photo of Tio Pio in Boerum Hill, New York

Tio Pio

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Checkers

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Brooklyn Panorama

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Smith Nail

thumbnail for Italian DeliCobble Hill - the southern end of this neighborhood is filled with old school family-owned businesses

Fabian Robinson
on Italian Deli

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