A lack of subway service in Flatland has served to protect the
neighborhood from the rest of New York. Today, the neighborhood is
has a tranquil, community-orientated feel that's hard to find in
other places in New York. Flatlands is also home to a large vibrant
multicultural neighborhood. Over 40% of its residents were born
outside of the United States from countries such as Jamaica, Haiti,
Like many of its neighbors, Flatlands was developed according to
a suburban model. Those looking to rent and live in a neighborhood
with single and two-family homes will find their dream home here.
Many homes in the area have tidy front lawns and gardens, something
rare to find in New York.
Population: 57,788 people; population density 34,344
people per square mile (Brooklyn-wide: 34,917 people per square
Adjacent Neighborhoods: Midwood, East Flatbush, Canarsie,
Bergen Beach, Mill Basin, Marine Park
Public Transit: Although there is no subway service…
The area has a number of food options, including Jr. Bella's Pizza & Pasta, Subway, and New Top China. These are located within 744 yards. You can find Dynasty nearby. Interested parties can shop at Homegoods. There are several shops around, such as David's Bridal and Men's Wearhouse. Target is only 612 yards away.