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Living in Borough Park New York

Borough Park is the 57th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 115,327 residents.

Borough Park has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Mapleton, Kensington, Bensonhurst, Greenwood Heights, Windsor Terrace, Sunset Park and Dyker Heights.

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Walk Score of Borough Park, New York, NY

Borough Park is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Little Record

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Yaffa Wigs

Daily errands do not require a car in Borough Park New York.

Borough Park is the 57th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 95.

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

Borough Park New York Apartments for Rent

Borough Park Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Borough Park to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

55 Crown Heights 95 98 78 125,818
56 Stuyvesant Town - Peter Cooper Village 95 99 88 21,268
57 Borough Park 95 75 59 115,327
58 Kensington 95 83 77 49,617
59 Ridgewood 95 85 57 64,765

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 367 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Borough Park.

People in Borough Park can walk to an average of 8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Leif Ericson Park & SquareLocated in the Leif Ericson Park & Square, one can find walking trails that cover #SunsetPark, beautiful landscaping and plenty of space to exercise, relax or just hang out with friends.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Leif Ericson Park & Square

Transit Score of Borough Park, New York, NY

Borough Park has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Borough Park New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Borough Park has excellent 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 Borough Park on public transit.

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Borough Park has about 5 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Borough Park, New York, NY

Borough Park is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Lane Drugs in Borough Park, New York

Lane Drugs

Photo of Weiss Kosher Bakery in Borough Park, New York

Weiss Kosher Bakery

Photo of Metro SportsMed @ Boro Park in Borough Park, New York

Metro SportsMed @ Boro Park

Photo of Focus Electronics, Inc. in Borough Park, New York

Focus Electronics, Inc.

Photo of 13th Ave in Borough Park, New York

13th Ave

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Spoons

thumbnail for Prospect ParkProspect Park is a beautiful refuge from the bustle of Brooklyn.

Matt L
on Prospect Park

thumbnail for Little RecordIn a high tech world, Little Record Shop in #Bensonhurst Brooklyn is an old New York classic. Known for having the greatest records, vinyls and musical classics, people from Brooklyn and all over New York flock to this hidden gem for music of all kinds.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Little Record

thumbnail for Yaffa Wigs#BoroughPark the only place I've ever seen so many wig stores; sheitels are an accessory worn by over 600,000 Jewish women in the USA. All of them somehow have an origin in Brooklyn. You can also make a wig out of your own hair (to wear once married).

Melanie Tolchin
on Yaffa Wigs

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