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Living in Flatlands New York

Flatlands is the 112th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 65,242 residents.

Flatlands has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Marine Park, Mill Basin, East Flatbush, Bergen Beach, Midwood, Canarsie and Flatbush.

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Walk Score of Flatlands, New York, NY

Flatlands is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Flatlands Art Deco Architecture in Flatlands, New York

Flatlands Art Deco Architecture

Photo of Flatbush Ave in Flatlands, New York

Flatbush Ave

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

Flatlands is the 112th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 90.

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

Flatlands New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Ave H in the Flatlands area
$1,899
2 bed
Walk Score 82
Rental info for Nostrand Ave & Ave I in the Flatlands area
$1,695
1 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for Ave K & New York Ave in the Flatlands area
$1,999
2 bed
Walk Score 92
Rental info for 1155 E 35th St in the Flatlands area
$1,950
2 bed
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Ave K & E 58th St in the Flatlands area
$2,200
4 bed
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Ave J & Nostrand Ave in the Flatlands area
$2,200
2 bed
Walk Score 94

Flatlands Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Flatlands to other New York neighborhoods.

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Name

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Population

110 Ocean Hill 90 98 63 27,565
111 Richmond Hill 90 81 55 65,905
112 Flatlands 90 83 58 65,242
113 Allerton 90 81 67 59,555
114 Flushing 89 83 56 172,447

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 246 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Flatlands.

People in Flatlands can walk to an average of 6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for FlatlandsThe architecture throughout the #Flatlands district of Brooklyn is truly breathtaking. Untouched brick buildings from the early 1900s and beautiful houses line the streets of this area, making it a great place to live.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Flatlands

Transit Score of Flatlands, New York, NY

Flatlands has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Flatlands has excellent public transportation and about 14 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Flatlands, New York, NY

Flatlands is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of "The Highway" Fire House at 1635 East 14th Street, Brooklyn NYC in Flatlands, New York

"The Highway" Fire House at 1635 East 14th Street, Brooklyn NYC

Photo of Christian Heritage Church in Flatlands, New York

Christian Heritage Church

Photo of Flatbush Ave in Flatlands, New York

Flatbush Ave

Photo of Avenue M in Flatlands, New York

Avenue M

Photo of Church of God in Flatlands, New York

Church of God

Photo of Gourmet Sweets in Flatlands, New York

Gourmet Sweets

thumbnail for Flatlands Dutch Reformed ChurchLocated right off of Kings Highway in Brooklyn, the Flatlands Dutch Reformed Church is as old as Brooklyn. A historical church admired for its landmark, it also features a large cemetery.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Flatlands Dutch Reformed Church

Photo of Brooklyn Pharmacy in Flatlands, New York

Brooklyn Pharmacy

Photo of Flatbush Ave in Flatlands, New York

Flatbush Ave

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Avenue M

Photo of Avenue M in Flatlands, New York

Avenue M

thumbnail for Street art in Flatlands BrooklynStreet art is all over the #Flatlands district of Brooklyn. Beautiful murals cover many of the brick walls throughout the city and its a great place to wander about.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Street art in Flatlands Brooklyn

Photo of Avenue M in Flatlands, New York

Avenue M

Photo of Avenue M in Flatlands, New York

Avenue M

Photo of Avenue M in Flatlands, New York

Avenue M

Photo of Avenue M in Flatlands, New York

Avenue M

thumbnail for Flatlands Art Deco ArchitectureThis old building off Avenue J in the #Flatlands portion of Brooklyn is an excellent example of the old art-deco architecture that was used in the early 1900s.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Flatlands Art Deco Architecture

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