Twice as densely-populated as Brooklyn and just under three
times as densely populated as New York taken together, Flatbush is
a popular neighborhood for many who wish to live in a more suburban
like neighborhood. Strong transit links, good housing stock,
proximity to Prospect Park along with lower rents tend to make
Flatbush a popular destination for starting families. North toward
the park and east toward Flatbush Avenue, medium-sized apartment
buildings around a half-dozen stories dominate, though occasional
high-rises can be spotted. Further west and south are mostly
attractive single-family homes on leafy streets that seem right out
of mature, upper-middle class suburbs.
Population Density: Flatbush is just over twice as
densely-populated as Brooklyn in the aggregate, and just under
three times as densely populated as New York taken together.
Adjacent Neighborhoods: The borders of Flatbush tend to
vary depending on whom you ask, but Windsor Terrace…