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Living in Prospect Heights New York

Prospect Heights is the 31st most walkable neighborhood in New York with 21,765 residents.

Prospect Heights has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Clinton Hill, Fort Greene, Park Slope, Boerum Hill, Gowanus, Downtown Brooklyn and Crown Heights.

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Walk Score of Prospect Heights, New York, NY

Prospect Heights is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Ample Hills Creamery

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Daily errands do not require a car in Prospect Heights New York.

Prospect Heights is the 31st most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 97.

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

Prospect Heights New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Dean Street & 6th Ave in the Prospect Heights area
from $3,760
1 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for 28 St. Marks Ave in the Prospect Heights area
from $3,200
3 bed
Walk Score 99
Rental info for . in the Prospect Heights area
$3,785
3 bed
Walk Score 97
Rental info for Washingtion Ave in the Prospect Heights area
from $2,250
2 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for 94 Sterling Place in the Prospect Heights area
$3,800
4 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for 7th Ave & St Johns in the Prospect Heights area
$4,500
3 bed
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Washington Ave in the Prospect Heights area
$5,250
3 bed
Walk Score 96
Rental info for Union St & 8th Ave in the Prospect Heights area
$2,000
Studio
Walk Score 98

Prospect Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Prospect Heights to other New York neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

29 Upper West Side 98 99 80 208,776
30 East Village 98 96 90 60,375
31 Prospect Heights 97 100 86 21,765
32 Fordham Heights 97 99 73 49,896
33 Fort Greene 97 100 89 20,297

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 410 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Prospect Heights.

People in Prospect Heights can walk to an average of 23 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of Prospect Heights, New York, NY

Prospect Heights is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

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

Transit Time

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

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Prospect Heights has about 8 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Prospect Heights, New York, NY

Prospect Heights is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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