When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
Notable & Unique: People
In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the
Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl neighborhood stands out as being ranked among
the lowest 0.1% of neighborhoods affected by this global
In addition, if you are planning to retire in New York, this neighborhood
should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl
may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above
average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in New York,
while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with
the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose
to live here, makes the neighborhood more
retiree-friendly than 96.4% of neighborhoods in
NY. If a New York retirement is in your future, this neighborhood
should be one of the places you visit.
In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for college students and urban sophisticates.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl neighborhood has more
Italian and Spanish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 38.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 1.9% have Spanish ancestry.
Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 15.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
If you like to ride the train to work, this neighborhood may be for you.
NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 28.7% of the
Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each
day, which is more than we found in 97.3% of America's
Also, more people in Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl choose to walk to work each day
(17.3%) than almost any neighborhood in America. If you are
attracted to the idea of being able to walk to work, this neighborhood
could be a good choice.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 96.0% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 23,903 people per square mile living here.
In addition, if you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the Tenbroeck Ave / Lakewood Pl neighborhood. The ambiance, the charm, of row houses is something special. And in sheer abundance of row houses, this neighborhood truly stands out. The real estate here has a higher proportion of row houses and attached homes than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 28.3% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.