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Living in Williamsburg New York

Williamsburg is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in New York with 138,526 residents.

Williamsburg has world-class public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Greenpoint, Blissville, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Clinton Hill, Bushwick, Long Island City and Fort Greene.

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Walk Score of Williamsburg, New York, NY

Williamsburg is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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175 Kent

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PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

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

Williamsburg is the 38th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 96.

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

Williamsburg New York Apartments for Rent

Williamsburg Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Williamsburg to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

36 Prospect Heights 96 100 85 21,765
37 Carroll Gardens 96 85 86 18,514
38 Williamsburg 96 91 83 138,526
39 Fordham Heights 96 99 71 49,896
40 Inwood 96 88 64 38,367

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 790 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Williamsburg.

People in Williamsburg can walk to an average of 22 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for PS 17 Henry D Woodworth SchoolWe are a thriving elementary school that believes every child deserves to learn, and be inspired, in a safe, nuturing environment. Students, parents and faculty are all encouraged to be enthusiastic, independent lifelong learners. We are proud of our diverse population, and strive to help all students succeed in following our standards-based curriculum. An established atmosphere of mutual respect and cooperation builds students' confidence and leads to individual growth.

Melanie Sawyer
on PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

Transit Score of Williamsburg, New York, NY

Williamsburg is a Rider’s Paradise

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

Public Transit Routes

Williamsburg has world-class public transportation and about 14 bus and 4 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Williamsburg has about 25 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar, Hertz On Demand and Enterprise CarShare.

Bike Score of Williamsburg, New York, NY

Williamsburg is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.

Photo of PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School in Williamsburg, New York

PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

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Washington Park

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La Guardia Park

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Artists & Fleas

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Barcade

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PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

thumbnail for Washington ParkThe place to hang out for many skateboarders in the summer

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on Washington Park

Photo of 175 Kent in Williamsburg, New York

175 Kent

Photo of PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School in Williamsburg, New York

PS 17 Henry D Woodworth School

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Jane's Closet

Photo of 175 Kent in Williamsburg, New York

175 Kent

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La Famosa Deli Grocery

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Williamsburg Cinemas

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Metropolitan Pool

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Aden's Gourmet Deli

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