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. 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. Megan Primus Laingaine (Mar 2013)
First Month, Security + Brokers Fee to Move In. Sterling Street at New York Avenue. Quiet Block and Neighborhood. Nice 1 BRM in Small Building. Right off the2 and 5 Trains. Beautiful Elevator Building. Judy Levin (Oct 2014)
Great location. Yaakov (Jake) Pearson (Sep 2014)

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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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