Primarily public housing, Brownsville has long been acknowledged as one of New York City’s most dangerous neighborhoods.
Only recently has gentrification started in this primarily African-American and Hispanic neighborhood, and clusters of semi-detached row houses have sprung up around housing developments, allowing for private apartment living in the neighborhood.learn more about this neighborhood
#91Neighborhood popularity:based on Naked Apartments searches
- 50% Walk-Up
- 13% Elevator/Laundry Building
- 9% Pre War
- 9% Private House
- 4% Post War