The neighborhood of Fort Hamilton can be found in the city of New York, New York.
Fort Hamilton offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. Finding things to do in this area is easy. Even though this part of the city is not known for its nightlife, there are a large number of people around most of the time. This part of New York also features a fair amount of greenery as most streets have reasonably good tree coverage. There are around 10 parks nearby for residents to discover, such as Shore Road Park and Dyker Beach Park, making it very easy to get to them.
About 60% of buildings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find apartments in Fort Hamilton, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and duplexes. This neighborhood has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed before the 1960s, during its most significant housing boom.
Residents will appreciate the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most, if not all, properties for sale in Fort Hamilton. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. In terms of food, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Fort Hamilton. Furthermore, thanks to 100-odd restaurants and cafes in Fort Hamilton, there is typically a spot to get a meal or beverage just around the corner. Residents benefit from a fair number of nearby clothing stores.
This part of the city permits house buyers to travel by different modes of transportation. The public transit service in Fort Hamilton is fairly good. In particular, it is easy to come across a nearby rapid transit station, including 86 St Station and Bay Ridge - 95 St Station with access to the R | Broadway Local Line, from the bulk of houses in the neighborhood. The neighborhood is linked by approximately 20 bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. Fort Hamilton will also draw physically active home buyers since it is very well-suited for traveling on foot; running daily errands is very convenient, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Commuting by bicycle is convenient in this part of New York as the cycling infrastructure is reasonably good.