Named after the sprawling 585 acre Prospect Park designed by Frederick Olmsted, Prospect Park is home today to many young professionals, creative types and many families. While Prospect Park may not be the trendiest, it is considered one of the safest and most appealing places to live and raise a family in the city. The neighborhood is known today to be one of the wealthiest and most desirable within Brooklyn and much of New York City. Those looking to rent their new home in Prospect Park can find an array of beautifully restored brownstones buildings and also some more modern residential condo buildings.
Neighborhood: Park Slope, Brooklyn
Population Density: Approximately 68,000/square mile, or roughly twice as densely populated as Brooklyn in the aggregate. Heavy residential, lots of families.
Adjacent Neighborhoods: Sunset Park, Gowanus, Windsor Terrace, Boerum Hill, Prospect Heights, Lefferts Gardens, Crown Heights
Public Transit: 2/3 (Grand Army Plaza), F/G (4th-9th Streets…