The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood has more
Russian and Yugoslav ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Russian ancestry and 2.0% have Yugoslav ancestry.
Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Yiddish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
The Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood is very densely populated compared to most U.S. neighborhoods. In fact, with 29,088 persons per square mile in the neighborhood, it is more packed with people than 97.0% of the nation's neighborhoods. Even if you drive or take transit to your place of employment, many
people enjoy being able to walk in their neighborhood. What many people
don't realize is that most of America's premier vacation locations are
also very walkable. The Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood is among
the top 5% of American neighborhoods in terms of walkability.
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 34.1% of the
Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each
day, which is more than we found in 97.8% of America's
Also, in the Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood, walking to work is a real
option for many. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research reveals
walking to and from work is the chosen way to commute for 15.7%
of residents here. This is a higher proportion of walking commuters than
we found in 96.7% of American neighborhoods. Get ready
to put on your walking shoes if you move here!
Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world,
with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer
to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long
time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods
for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents.
More residents of the Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood live here
today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago
than is found in 97.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood
is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and
have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
Most American households own a car or other vehicle. Many own two cars
or perhaps three. In the United States, it is useful to have an automobile
not only for commuting, but also for shopping and getting to other services
one needs. But NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed that households in
the Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood have a highly unusual car ownership.
25.6% of the households in this neighborhood don't own a car at
all. This is more carless households than NeighborhoodScout found in
96.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
One of the really interesting characteristics about the
Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Rabbi Chaim Berlin / Chestnut Ave neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for
college students. Due to its popularity among college students who
already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average
safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or
already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during
school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with
the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age
children can rest easy knowing that this
neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these
reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the
top 4.6% of college-friendly places to live in
the state of New York.