Bedford Stuyvesant is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
Bedford Stuyvesant is a great part of the city for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. This part of the city has a very large number of areas for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Even though there are few nearby entertainment venues, there are often a very large number of people around, and with its approximately 30 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. This part of New York also features a good amount of greenery as numerous tree-lined streets are prominent. Reaching public green spaces, like Jackie Robinson Park, is very easy from most locations within the neighborhood since there are approximately 30 of them nearby for residents to visit.
In Bedford Stuyvesant, about 45% of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and duplexes. This area experienced its latest housing boom pre-1960, so most of the available properties are from this era. This part of the city offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy around three quarters of the units in Bedford Stuyvesant while the rest are occupied by owners.
It is especially convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from any home in this neighborhood. Moreover, those who enjoy dining out won't have to go far in Bedford Stuyvesant, where over 500 restaurants and over 50 cafes are available. It is also very easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, residents will appreciate that no matter where their house is situated in Bedford Stuyvesant, primary as well as high schools are nearby. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
Bedford Stuyvesant is a great neighborhood for car-free transportation options. Thanks to various nearby rapid transit stations with access to the A | 8 Avenue Express Line, G | Brooklyn-Queens Crosstown Line, J | Nassau St Local Line, C | 8 Avenue Local Line, M | QNS BLVD-6th AVE/ Myrtle Local Line, S | Rockaway Park Shuttle Line and Z | Nassau St Express Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in Bedford Stuyvesant is great. This part of New York will also attract active people because it is very well-suited for walking; most daily needs are especially convenient to carry out on foot, and plenty of businesses are especially close by. Bedford Stuyvesant will draw active people as it is very suitable for bicycling. In particular, there are a good number of bike lanes, and there is always a bike-share station nearby.