490 NEW YORK AVE in Crown Heights

Crown Heights

Near park

Crown Heights is located in central Brooklyn. It is bordered by Prospect Park to the west, Flatbush to the south, Brownsville to the east, and Bedford-Stuyvesant to the north.

Today, Crown Heights is a vibrant up-and-coming area with over 150,000 residents. The neighborhood is undergoing rapid change, with a wonderful blend of culture, food, shops, and living areas. Crown Heights is home to a diverse population, joining other neighborhoods in making up the melting pot of Brooklyn.

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Building Mix

  • 29% Pre War
  • 20% Walk-Up
  • 9% Brownstone
  • 9% New Building
  • 7% Other
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Descriptions of 490 New York Ave

It's located in a clean, small, quiet and well maintained elevator building with an on site super. Elevator bdg. Ava Rivkin (Feb 2012)
Laundromats, Restaurants, Bakery's and Grocery Stores Steps Away. 2/5 Trains @ Sterling, B/Q Trains @ Prospect Park. Located In Pre War Building. Great Location. Megan Primus Laingaine (Mar 2013)
Just First Month and Security to Move In. New York Avenue at Sterling Street. Quiet Block and Neighborhood. One Block to 2 and 5 Trains. Beautiful Elevator Building. Judy Levin (Aug 2013)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 5 2 Sterling St (0.2 mi)
  • 5 2 President St (0.37 mi)
  • 5 2 Winthrop St (0.48 mi)
  • 4 5 3 2 Nostrand Av (0.49 mi)
  • 4 5 3 2 Kingston Av (0.59 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 36
Floor area: 40464
Year built: 1967

Nearby Schools

  • M.S. 061 Gladstone H. Atwell
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 400 EMPIRE BOULEVARD
  • P.S. 161 The Crown
  • K-8
  • 330 CROWN STREET
  • Medgar Evers College Preparatory School
  • Secondary School
  • 1186 CARROLL STREET
  • P.S. 397 Foster Laurie
  • Elementary
  • 490 FENIMORE STREET
  • School For Human Rights, The
  • Secondary School
  • 600 KINGSTON AVENUE
  • School For Democracy And Leadership
  • Secondary School
  • 600 KINGSTON AVENUE
  • International Arts Business School
  • High school
  • 600 KINGSTON AVENUE
  • P.S. 091 The Albany Avenue School
  • Elementary
  • 532 ALBANY AVENUE
  • High School For Public Service: Heroes Of Tomorro
  • High school
  • 600 KINGSTON AVENUE
  • M.S. 002
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 655 PARKSIDE AVENUE
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