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.

learn more about this neighborhood

#60Neighborhood popularity:

based on Naked Apartments searches

Building Mix

  • 28% Pre War
  • 22% Walk-Up
  • 8% Brownstone
  • 8% New Building
  • 6% Elevator Building
Legal Disclosure: Neighborhood descriptions and data are created exclusively by Naked Apartments without contributions or approval from the agents listed on this page.

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)

apartments in this building

view all apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 5 2 3 Franklin Av (0.27 mi)
  • FS Botanic Garden (0.3 mi)
  • 5 2 President St (0.35 mi)
  • 4 5 3 2 Nostrand Av (0.4 mi)
  • 5 2 Sterling St (0.48 mi)

building details

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

Nearby Schools

W.E.B. Dubois Academic High School
High school
402 EASTERN PARKWAY
Medgar Evers College Preparatory School
Secondary School
1186 CARROLL STREET
Ebbets Field Middle School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
46 MCKEEVER PLACE
P.S. 241 Emma L. Johnston
Elementary
976 PRESIDENT STREET
P.S. 375 Jackie Robinson School
Elementary
46 MCKEEVER PLACE
Clara Barton High School
High school
901 CLASSON AVENUE
Brooklyn School For Music & Theatre
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
High School For Global Citizenship, The
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
Brooklyn Academy Of Science And The Environment
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
International High School At Prospect Heights
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
Feedback