The neighborhood of Carroll Gardens is located in the city of New York, New York.
Carroll Gardens is a great area for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. There are a very large number of things to do in this area to discover. There are many nearby entertainment venues, there are masses of people around most of the time, and finding one of the a few bars is very easy as they are generally located very close by. There is a fair amount of greenery in this area; there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including St. Mary's Park, and they are especially well-located, making them very easy to reach. Residents will also find that there are numerous tree-lined streets.
Most of the dwellings are small apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Carroll Gardens, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings and duplexes. Most housing in this neighborhood was built prior to the 1960s, during its latest housing boom. This area also has a selection of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find properties ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About two thirds of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder.
Both general and specialty grocery stores are usually accessible within a very short walk from most houses for sale in Carroll Gardens. Moreover, thanks to over 50 restaurants and around 10 coffee shops, this neighborhood is a great area in which to go out to eat. It is also a very short distance to a great variety of clothing stores. In terms of education, in Carroll Gardens, locals will almost always be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
Carroll Gardens is an excellent part of New York for environmentally friendly transportation options. With Carroll St Station on the F | Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local Line, G | Brooklyn-Queens Crosstown Line and D | 6 Avenue Express Line, and a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in this area is excellent. It is also very easy for pedestrians to get around in Carroll Gardens; most daily needs can be carried out on foot, and numerous businesses are very close by. Physically active property owners will appreciate the reasonably cycling-friendly character of Carroll Gardens. More specifically, a bike share station is usually located in close proximity.