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Living in Van Nest New York

Van Nest is the 101st most walkable neighborhood in New York with 13,918 residents.

Van Nest has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Parkchester, Pelham Parkway, Morris Park, Bronx Park, West Farms, Unionport and Westchester Village.

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Walk Score of Van Nest, New York, NY

Van Nest is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Photo of Golden Eagle II Coffee Shop in Van Nest, New York

Golden Eagle II Coffee Shop

Photo of James A. Romito Triangle in Van Nest, New York

James A. Romito Triangle

Daily errands do not require a car in Van Nest New York.

Van Nest is the 101st most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 91.

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

Van Nest Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Van Nest to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

99 Greenwood Heights 91 84 74 18,878
100 Red Hook 91 61 86 10,225
101 Van Nest 91 85 51 13,918
102 Forest Hills 91 90 55 51,010
103 Midwood 91 83 65 73,615

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 86 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Van Nest.

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

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thumbnail for Golden Eagle II Coffee ShopFor one of the best diners in the Van Nest area, check out the Golden Eagle. Has everything from a NY Reuben to baked apple pie

Jay Zee
on Golden Eagle II Coffee Shop

Transit Score of Van Nest, New York, NY

Van Nest has Excellent Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Van Nest has excellent public transportation and about 3 bus and 2 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

icon for car shares in Van Nest

Van Nest has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Van Nest, New York, NY

Van Nest is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Our Lady of Solace Roman Catholic Church in Van Nest, New York

Our Lady of Solace Roman Catholic Church

Photo of Bronx Borough Courthous in Van Nest, New York

Bronx Borough Courthous

Photo of Al Jampol Paint & Hardware in Van Nest, New York

Al Jampol Paint & Hardware

Photo of Medical & Dental Office in Van Nest, New York

Medical & Dental Office

Photo of SVB Corporation in Van Nest, New York

SVB Corporation

Photo of Vera's Corner Drop Off Cleaners in Van Nest, New York

Vera's Corner Drop Off Cleaners

thumbnail for James A. Romito TriangleLocal Playground equipped with jungle gym, slides, and swings!

Jay Zee
on James A. Romito Triangle

Photo of Pat Sementa's Plumbing & Heating in Van Nest, New York

Pat Sementa's Plumbing & Heating

Photo of Bubba Bubbles Laundromat in Van Nest, New York

Bubba Bubbles Laundromat

Photo of Green Olive Deli Inc in Van Nest, New York

Green Olive Deli Inc

Photo of Anthony's Pizza in Van Nest, New York

Anthony's Pizza

thumbnail for Our Lady of Solace Roman Catholic ChurchThis neighborhood institution is a community fixture in the area. The beautiful church demands your attention and fixates your eyes so that you are simply mesmerized by its awe inspiring details.

Jay Zee
on Our Lady of Solace Roman Catholic Church

thumbnail for Bronx Borough CourthousWhat once stood the Bronx Borough Courthouse now stands a vacant plot on 161st in the #SouthBronx. This large, beautifully built building was deemed a historic landmark in the 1980s.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Bronx Borough Courthous

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