Brooklyn is a neighborhood in Jacksonville, Florida.
There are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Brooklyn. Green spaces are very well-distributed and there are a few of them close by for residents to visit, which makes them easy to get to from most locations within the neighborhood. Finally, as there are very few pedestrians, this area is relatively quiet, although those who are near Interstate 95 or Interstate 10 may experience more noise.
In Brooklyn, roughly 80% of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while small apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This neighborhood offers mainly lofts and one bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 15% are owners. The average year of construction for properties in this part of the city is 1968.
House owners will find that no matter where their property is located in Brooklyn, both primary and secondary schools are close by. With respect to food, it is very easy to access the nearest grocery store by walking in Brooklyn in this part of the city. Additionally, Brooklyn is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and house buyers can enjoy a few cafes as well. A decent variety of clothing stores is also located within a reasonably short walking distance.
Brooklyn is very car friendly. It is a very short drive to the closest highway, such as Interstate 10, from any location in Brooklyn, and accessing a parking spot is easy. On the other hand, the public transit service in this neighborhood is not especially frequent. Nonetheless, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is usually very close. Traveling by foot is not very common in Brooklyn, even though many daily errands can be run without having to resort to a vehicle.