Walk Score Logo
Go
Locate me

Living in Brownsville New York

Brownsville is the 89th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 55,788 residents.

Brownsville has world-class public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Ocean Hill, East Flatbush, Canarsie, East New York, Bushwick, Crown Heights and Cypress Hills.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Brownsville, New York, NY

Brownsville is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

Photo of MOTHER GASTON BL - BLAKE AV in Brownsville, New York

MOTHER GASTON BL - BLAKE AV

Photo of African Hair Braiding E98th Street in Brownsville, New York

African Hair Braiding E98th Street

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

Brownsville is the 89th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 92.

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

Brownsville New York Apartments for Rent

View all Brownsville apartments on a map.

Rental info for RUTLAND WINTHROP in the Brownsville area
$1,650
2 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for 1975 Bergen St #1 in the Brownsville area
$2,300
2 bed
Walk Score 90
Rental info for Livonia Ave & Herzl St in the Brownsville area
$2,100
3 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Rockaway Ave in the Brownsville area
$2,250
2 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Thomas S Boyland St in the Brownsville area
$2,200
2 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Hegeman Ave & Mother Gaston Blvd in the Brownsville area
$1,800
Rental info for 1641 Saint Johns Place in the Brownsville area
$2,700
3 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for Pacific St & Howard Ave in the Brownsville area
$2,200
2 bed
Walk Score 89

Brownsville Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Brownsville to other New York neighborhoods.

Rank

#

Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

87 Jamaica Hills 92 100 58 12,700
88 Kingsbridge 92 93 58 50,354
89 Brownsville 92 97 58 55,788
90 Rego Park 92 91 55 60,946
91 Marble Hill 92 87 59 10,180

Moving to New York from another city?

Eating & Drinking

There are about 176 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Brownsville.

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

Restaurant Choices Map

= More Choices

Transit Score of Brownsville, New York, NY

Brownsville is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Brownsville has world-class public transportation and about 10 bus and 5 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Brownsville

Brownsville has about 1 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Brownsville, New York, NY

Brownsville is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

25
100
Bike
Score

     o__
    _.>/ _
___(_)_\(_)___
          
Bike
Lanes

________________
 __  __  __  __
________________
          
Hills
          _
         / \
   _   _/   \
__/ \_/      \__
          
Bike
Commuters
              _
             |_|
/\           |_|
[]...........|_|
          

Photo of Abundant Life Chirch in Brownsville, New York

Abundant Life Chirch

Photo of Abundant Life Chirch in Brownsville, New York

Abundant Life Chirch

Photo of Brownsvile Playground Near Linden Blvd in Brownsville, New York

Brownsvile Playground Near Linden Blvd

Photo of Car Wash Near Linden Blvd And Rockaway Ave in Brownsville, New York

Car Wash Near Linden Blvd And Rockaway Ave

Photo of Lala Barber Shop in Brownsville, New York

Lala Barber Shop

Photo of Brownsville Recreation Center in Brownsville, New York

Brownsville Recreation Center

Photo of Betsy Head Pool in Brownsville, New York

Betsy Head Pool

Photo of Brownsville Baptist Church Near Motherfaston Blvd in Brownsville, New York

Brownsville Baptist Church Near Motherfaston Blvd

Photo of Ps/is 298 Mother Gaston Ave in Brownsville, New York

Ps/is 298 Mother Gaston Ave

Photo of Lincoln Terrace Tennis Court , Brooklyn Ny in Brownsville, New York

Lincoln Terrace Tennis Court , Brooklyn Ny

Walk Score Professional

Real Estate

Walk Score Neighborhood Map

Add Walk Score, Bike Score, and Transit Score to your rental and for sale properties with the Walk Score Widget.

Software Developers

Walk Score APIs

Build apps with Walk Score, public transit data, and commute and travel times via Walk Score APIs.

Data and Analysis

Walk Score Data and Research

Use Walk Score data for real estate, public health, finance, and urban planning research and analysis.