11214 is located in Brooklyn and includes Bensonhurst, Bath Beach, & Gravesend.

This neighborhood is mostly residential.
This neighborhood has an above average number of places to buy food.
This neighborhood had less crime than average per person.

EHV Payment Amount

EHVs can cover different amounts of rent depending on the zip code where a home is located and the size of the home, and they can provide extra help in some neighborhoods where housing is more expensive. You may hear the term “payment standard,” which means the maximum amount of rent an EHV can cover.

If you are searching in zip code 11214, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $1751
Studio: $2335
1-BR: $2387
2-BR: $2696
3-BR: $3385
4-BR: $3647

For more information about payment amounts across the city, please visit: https://nyc.gov/hpd-payment-standards.


11214 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: D
Bus lines: B1, B3, B4, B6, B8, B64, B82, B82-SBS
Express bus lines: X28, X38
Citibike: No

Or map your commute to school, work, or to see family/friends.

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11214 has an above average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 158
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 1
Soup kitchens: 0
Food pantries: 2


Neighborhood safety is difficult to measure and summarize, but when looking at the number of certain felony crimes that occurred in this area between 2014 and 2018, 11214 had less crime than average per person compared to other neighborhoods.

For more information on which crimes were analyzed and how they were adjusted for the number of people who live in each zip code, see the technical notes.

Healthcare Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11214 has an average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 4
Mental health: 2
Chemical dependency: 0
Health promotion and disease prevention: 2
Residential healthcare: 3
Other healthcare: 3

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11214 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 4
Immigrant services: 2
Services for people with disabilities: 1
Community centers and community school programs: 0
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 0
Financial and social services: 0
Workforce development: 1

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11214 has an average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 9
Day care facilities: 12
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 13
Preschools for students with disabilities: 1

Public Schools

Each school year the New York City Department of Education (DOE) surveys students, parents, and teachers. This information is used to measure five dimensions of school quality for each school. The New York City public schools located in 11214 were rated:

Rigorous instruction: Average
Collaborative teachers: Average
Supportive environment: Average
Effective school leadership: Average
Trust: Average

Student achievement is rated average.

For more detailed information on a specific school, please visit: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2019/
To look up zoned schools at a given address, please visit: https://schoolsearch.schools.nyc/


Of the people who live in 11214:

21% are children
16% are seniors

Of the people in 11214:

37% identify as Asian
2% identify as Black
18% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
41% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 11214 are mostly residential. The most common type of properties in 11214 are one and two family buildings.

Street Life

Explore 11214 through Google Street View:

Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11214 has an average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 5
Gardens: 0
Playfields: 2
Triangles & plazas: 0

Note: Some zip codes are close to but do not include very large parks like Central Park, Prospect Park, Van Cortlandt Park, and others. In these cases, residents still have nearby access to high-quality open space, but this access is not reflected in the numbers above. You may want to explore on a map to see if any large parks are nearby.

Religious Facilities

11214 includes the following religious facilities:

Centro Cristiano De Restauracion Y Avivamiento Inc
7817 17th Ave, Brooklyn

Yeshivah Ohel Moshe
7914 Bay Pkwy, Brooklyn

Metropolitan Independent Baptist Church
1624 84th St, Brooklyn

Mirral Church
1828 83rd St, Brooklyn

Cong Beth Mishneh Torah
7817 20th Ave, Brooklyn

Yeruham Center Of Torah Education
2080 77th Street, Brooklyn

Zichron Avot
2119 79th St, Brooklyn

Bensonhurst Chinese Christian Church
8668 18th Ave, Brooklyn

Sinai Academy
2025 79th St, Brooklyn

Acts Fellowship Christian Church
2056 Cropsey Ave Apt 2g, Brooklyn

The Spirit Of Jesus Evangelistic Church Inc
2461 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Mt Zion Baptist Church Of Bensonhurst
1811 Bath Ave, Bensonhurst

New Life In Jesus Inc
174 Bay 26th St, Brooklyn

Al-Badr Islamic Inc
2431 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

The Spirit Of Jesus Evangelistic Church Inc
2461 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Congrgation Anshe Sfard
8214 21st Ave, Brooklyn

King Of Kings
1869 83rd St Apt Ld, Brooklyn

Heritage Institute Lev Avoth
2300 Cropsey Ave, Brooklyn

Abiding Love Christian Church Inc
2334 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Congregation Refias Hinda Techi Inc
8200 21st Ave, Brooklyn

The Holy New Martyrs And Confessors Russian Orthodox Church
8645 18th Ave, Brooklyn

Sinai Academic Center
2025 79th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Bnei Yosef
2185 78th St, Brooklyn

Talmud Research Foundation
7914 21st Ave, Brooklyn

Bethsaide Tabernacle Apostolic Church Of Christ
2220 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Al-Ansar Center Inc
2230 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Cong Bais Moshe Inc
8220 21st Ave, Brooklyn

Gulab Band Islamic Community Center Inc
2401 82nd St, Brooklyn

Zia Ul Ummat Foundation Inc
8140 New Utrecht Ave 2nd Flr, Brooklyn

Blood Of Jesus Christ Pentecostal Church
2630 Cropsey Ave Apt 1k, Brooklyn

Zia-Ul-Karam Islamic Center Inc
1723 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Russian Orthodox Church Of The Holy Myrrhbearing Women Inc
2527 Cropsey Ave, Brooklyn

Masjid Noor Ul Quran Inc
2030 Bath Ave, Brooklyn

Imam Bukhari Foundation Inc
1865 77th St Apt A8, Brooklyn

United Torah Institutions
2233 82nd St, Brooklyn

Zichron Shlomo
7914 21st Ave, Brooklyn

Church Of The Holy Spirit
8117 Bay Pkwy, Brooklyn

Hamesivta B Bensonhurst
822021st Avenue, Brooklyn

American Friends Of Torah And Tefilah Ramat Eshkol Inc
2183 78th St, Brooklyn

Beth Medrash Kovets Al Yad Inc
2166 83rd St, Brooklyn

American Society Of Buddhist Chan And Pureland Inc
8686 Bay Pkwy Apt 2d, Brooklyn

American Buddhist Research Association
7927 New Utrecht Ave Ste 203, Brooklyn

Church Of The Holy Spirit
8117 Bay Pkwy, Brooklyn