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 Murray St / Northern Blvd neighborhood has more
Asian and Greek ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 72.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Asian ancestry and 3.5% have Greek ancestry.
Murray St / Northern Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 27.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Korean at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
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.
What is interesting to note, is that the Murray St / Northern Blvd
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(59.5%) than are found in 99.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
One of the really interesting characteristics about the
Murray St / Northern Blvd 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 2.3% of college-friendly places to live in
the state of New York.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the Murray St / Northern Blvd neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 96.8% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 27,950 people per square mile living here.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or
three. But households in the Murray St / Northern Blvd neighborhood buck
27.7% of the households in this neighborhood don't own a car at
all. This is more carless households than NeighborhoodScout found in
96.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
In the Murray St / Northern Blvd neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular
way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that
20.5% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in
95.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Also, if you like to ride the train to work, this neighborhood may be for you.
NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 13.6% of the
Murray St / Northern Blvd neighborhood's commuters ride the train to and from work each
day, which is more than we found in 95.2% of America's