Brooklyn Heights

Tree-lined sidewalks, cobblestone side streets, and a thriving mix of commercial and community-focused businesses make it clear why Brooklyn Heights is known as “America’s original suburb.” From ivy-wrapped row houses to jaw-dropping single-family mansions, serenity abounds around every corner.

What to Expect

A tranquil Brooklyn lifestyle with surprising convenience to key city hubs.
 

The Lifestyle

Posh, yet understated. Brooklyn Heights is defined by natural and architectural beauty, and upscale-casual food and entertainment options.
 

What Not to Expect

Trend-driven drinking, dining, and late-night entertainment scene.
 

The Market

Picture-perfect row houses and brownstones, with architectural styles ranging from Gothic Revival to 19th-century American mansions.
 

You'll Fall in Love With

The stately, understated pace of life.
 

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Overview for Brooklyn Heights, NY

27,347 people live in Brooklyn Heights, where the median age is 37.6 and the average individual income is $113,387.99. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

27,347

Total Population

37.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$113,387.99

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Brooklyn Heights, NY

Brooklyn Heights has 12,948 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Brooklyn Heights do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 27,347 people call Brooklyn Heights home. The population density is 52,460.93 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

27,347

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.6

Median Age

47.22 / 52.78%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
12,948

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$113,387.99

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Brooklyn Heights, NY

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The following schools are within or nearby Brooklyn Heights. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Ps 8 Robert Fulton
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Plymouth Church School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Packer Collegiate Institute
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available

Around Brooklyn Heights, NY

There's plenty to do around Brooklyn Heights, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

94
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
77
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
100
Rider's Paradise
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Arrow & Archer Bespoke, Fine And Dandy, and Grown and Sewn.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 1.74 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.68 miles 52 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.71 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.72 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.88 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.16 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

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