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Living in Kensington New York

Kensington is the 68th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 49,617 residents.

Kensington has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Windsor Terrace, Flatbush, Borough Park, Mapleton, Midwood, Greenwood Heights and Bensonhurst.

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Walk Score of Kensington, New York, NY

Kensington is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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

Kensington is the 68th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 95.

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

Kensington New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Ocean Pkwy & 18th Ave in the Kensington area
$2,363
2 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for E 3rd St. in the Kensington area
$1,550
1 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for Albemarle Rd & Ocean Parkway in the Kensington area
$2,475
Rental info for Church Ave in the Kensington area
$1,650
2 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for E 9TH STREET in the Kensington area
$1,900
2 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Stratford Road in the Kensington area
$1,725
1 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for 242 Newkirk Ave in the Kensington area
$2,406
2 bed
Walk Score 95
Rental info for E 3rd St & Ditmas Ave in the Kensington area
$1,900
2 bed
Walk Score 96

Kensington Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Kensington to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

66 Bushwick 95 90 69 113,629
67 Long Island City 95 86 69 71,414
68 Kensington 95 83 77 49,617
69 Woodside 94 95 64 55,051
70 Parkchester 94 85 53 40,412

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 198 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Kensington.

People in Kensington can walk to an average of 9 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Kensington, New York, NY

Kensington has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Kensington has excellent public transportation and about 9 bus and 1 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Kensington has about 2 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of Kensington, New York, NY

Kensington is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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