Brooklyn Heights

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Historic charm meets urban sophistication

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Immerse yourself in a neighborhood where exquisite architectural marvels tell tales of a rich past. Brooklyn Heights is a breathtaking canvas painted with historic elegance and urban grace, perfect for families seeking a nurturing yet vibrant environment. Here, cobblestone streets are lined with trees, creating a warm, inviting ambiance that resonates with history and modern luxury.
Renowned for its historic charm, breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline, and vibrant community spirit, Brooklyn Heights is a sought-after destination for those looking to embrace the quintessential Brooklyn lifestyle. In this neighborhood, every corner tells a story, and every building sings a song of the ages. It's a place where the old-world charm coexists seamlessly with contemporary living, creating an environment that's nothing short of extraordinary. Brooklyn Heights isn’t just a neighborhood; it’s a beautifully curated experience waiting to unfold.

What to Love

  • Unrivaled convenience in a historical setting
  • A hub of educational prowess and opportunity
  • A tranquil haven for families
  • Buyers worldwide bring global charm
  • Historical landmarks and buildings

Local Lifestyle

Brooklyn Heights isn’t just about living; it’s about embracing a lifestyle of elegance, comfort, and cultural richness. The neighborhood’s strategic location acts as a gateway to various urban adventures. It allows easy access to numerous landmarks, parks, and recreational spaces, enriching the daily lives of its residents with a blend of nature and city vibes. 
Brooklyn Heights is renowned for its stunning architecture, with tree-lined streets adorned with brownstone and Greek Revival townhouses. Many of these homes date back to the 19th century, showcasing intricate details, classic designs, and a rich sense of history. Impeccably maintained brownstones feature intricate architectural details, including ornate moldings, grand staircases, high ceilings, and fireplaces. Some of the most coveted luxury properties in the neighborhood are located along the East River, offering breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline. 

Dining and Entertainment

The culinary and entertainment canvas of Brooklyn Heights is vividly painted with establishments that promise delightful experiences. Visit Books Are Magic, an enchanting realm where literary dreams blossom amid a warm ambiance and an extensive collection of books.
For an intoxicating night out marked by charming décor and lively music, Ingas Bar is the cornerstone of the neighborhood's nightlight, where delightful cocktails meet unforgettable experiences. Dive into a culinary journey at Damascus, where the warmth of tradition and a bouquet of flavors await to tantalize your senses.
Indulge in a treasure hunt of Middle Eastern delicacies at Sahadi’s, a place where the aroma of spices guides you through a labyrinth of gourmet delights. For an Italian treat nestled in a cozy ambiance, River Deli Cafe is where authenticity meets the urban dining charm.
Enjoy a rendezvous at Clover Hill, where each dish is a choreographed ballet of flavors. Or elevate your dining experience at L'appartement 4F, basking in an atmosphere of elegance while savoring culinary artistry. And don't miss Cloudy Donut, where the divine symphony of flavors creates an unforgettable donut experience.

Things to Do

Brooklyn Heights is embroidered with various activities and places that celebrate both the serenity and vibrancy of life. The magnificent Brooklyn Bridge Park is a green sanctuary that stands as the epitome of urban park design, inviting residents to a refreshing escape right next to the iconic bridge.
Events like the Atlantic Antic showcase the cultural and commercial richness of the neighborhood, transforming the streets into a vibrant festival of diversity. Playgrounds like Middagh and parks like Cadman Plaza make the community vibrant, ensuring plenty of spaces for families to enjoy the outdoors. Meanwhile, The Promenade is a splendid pathway offering breathtaking views.


Brooklyn Heights is renowned for its private schools. Students may attend:
  • PS 8
  • The Packer Collegiate Institute (private)
  • Saint Ann's School (private)
  • Brooklyn Heights Jewish Academy (private)
  • Grace Church (private)
  • Plymouth Church (private)



Overview for Brooklyn Heights, NY

23,990 people live in Brooklyn Heights, where the median age is 41 and the average individual income is $139,396. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

41 years

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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.

Walker's Paradise
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Very Bikeable
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Rider's Paradise
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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
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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

Demographics and Employment Data for Brooklyn Heights, NY

Brooklyn Heights has 11,392 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. 23,990 people call Brooklyn Heights home. The population density is 82,328.389 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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46.35 / 53.66%

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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.
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Ps 8 Robert Fulton
K - 6th
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Plymouth Church School
PreK - K
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Packer Collegiate Institute
PreK - 12th
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