11229 is located in Brooklyn and includes Sheepshead Bay, Madison, Midwood, & Gerritsen Beach.

This neighborhood is mostly residential.
This neighborhood has:
an above average number of places to buy food
an above average number of childcare facilities

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 11229, 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.


11229 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: B, Q
Bus lines: B2, B3, B7, B31, B36, B41, B44, B44-SBS, B49, B68, B82, B82-SBS, B100
Express bus lines: BM3, BM4
Citibike: No

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

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11229 has an above average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 137
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 0
Soup kitchens: 0
Food pantries: 3


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, 11229 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, 11229 has an average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 12
Mental health: 4
Chemical dependency: 2
Health promotion and disease prevention: 0
Residential healthcare: 2
Other healthcare: 4

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11229 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 3
Immigrant services: 2
Services for people with disabilities: 0
Community centers and community school programs: 2
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 0
Financial and social services: 0
Workforce development: 0

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11229 has an above average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 8
Day care facilities: 13
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 17
Preschools for students with disabilities: 3

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 11229 were rated:

Rigorous instruction: Average
Collaborative teachers: Average
Supportive environment: Below average
Effective school leadership: Below average
Trust: Lower than most

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 11229:

22% are children
18% are seniors

Of the people in 11229:

23% identify as Asian
5% identify as Black
11% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
58% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 11229 are mostly residential. The most common type of properties in 11229 are one and two family buildings.

Street Life

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Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11229 has an average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 6
Gardens: 0
Playfields: 0
Triangles & plazas: 3

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

11229 includes the following religious facilities:

Congregation Lmahn Achi
1781 E 23rd St, Brooklyn

Sephardic Congregation Of Nostrand
2831 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

Congregation Shaarey Zion
1659 E 13th St, Brooklyn

Jewish Center Of Kings Highway Inc
1202 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Shellbank Jewish Center
2121 Bragg St, Brooklyn

Beth El Jewish Center Of Flatbush Inc
1219 Avenue T, Brooklyn

National Council Of Young Israel
2114 Brown St, Brooklyn

Hebrew Witness Inc
1815 E 17th St, Brooklyn

Marbeatze Torah Institute
1719 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Zalman Aryeh Hilsenrad Keren Hachesed C O Mr Z Hilsenrad
1746 East 13th St, Brooklyn

Jewish Heritage For The Blind
1655 E 24th St, Brooklyn

Kings Highway Baptist Church
2702 Quentin Rd, Brooklyn

Gravesend Reformed Church
1205 – 1209 Ave P, Brooklyn

Bikor Cholim Gemilas Chessed Inc
1403 Street, Bkooklyn

Beth Am Jewish Center Inc
3574 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

Brooklyn Chinese Christian Church
2287 E 15th St, Brooklyn

Kollel Radin Inc
1742 E 13th St, Brooklyn

Shaarei Emunah
1914 E 13th St, Brooklyn

Avenue R Sephardic Congregation
2208 Avenue S, Brooklyn

Kollel Bnei Yeshivas
2402 Avenue P, Brooklyn

1750 E 18th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Bnos Israel
1629 E 15th St, Brooklyn

Agudath Israel Of Madison
2122 Avenue S, Brooklyn

Bnos Leah Seminary
1604 Avenue R, Brooklyn

Iglesia Cristiana Pentecostal Las Maravillas Del Exodo
2242 Bragg St Apt 3f, Brooklyn

Ruach Chaim Institute
2723 Avenue S, Brooklyn

Congregation Lev Bais Yaakov
3574 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

Yeshivat Or Hatorah
2119 Homecrest Ave, Brooklyn

American Friends Of Levush Malchuse
1324 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Bais Chaya Esther
1305 Avenue R, Brooklyn

Yeshiva Ateres Tzvi
2449 Ocean Ave, Brooklyn

Congregation Shaare Shalom Inc
2214 Avenue T, Brooklyn

Lechaim Institute Inc
1826 E 23rd St, Brooklyn

American Myanmar Masoyian Association Inc
2157 E 15th St, Brooklyn

Keren Yom-Tov Inc
1983 E 13th St, Brooklyn

Yeshiva Ohr Yisroel
2940 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Congregation Pri Eitz Chaim
2600 Ocean Ave, Brooklyn

Madison Jewish Center
2989 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

Prospect Park Yeshiva Inc
1604 Avenue R, Brooklyn

Kingsway Jewish Center
2810 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

First Sheepshead Bay Bapitst Church
2349 E 15th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Beth Abraham
1725 E 28th St, Brooklyn

The Word Ministries Inc
Po Box 290, Bklyn

National Council Of Young Israel
2119 Homecrest Ave, Brooklyn

Romemah Institute Of Rabbinics & Cognate Studies
1314 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Bronx Jewish Boys
2102 Avenue T, Brooklyn

Beth Midrash Kerem Shlomo
1880 E 27th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Anshei Woodlake
1583 E 26th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Bais Menachem
1816 E 14th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Keshet Beanan
1612 Quentin Rd, Brooklyn

2829 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

Chabad Of Marine Park Inc
3040 Nostrand Ave, Brooklyn

St John Of Shanghai And San Francisco Russian Orthodox Church
2195 East 22nd St 6-C, Brooklyn

Gorah Vhorrah
1949 E 12th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Kollel Beth Shmyel Aron
2409 Avenue U, Brooklyn

New York Gospel Halls Inc
3804 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Neve Eretz
1617 E 23rd St, Brooklyn

Heichel Hatora
2449 Ocean Ave, Brooklyn

Sarah Dabah School Inc
1838 E 15th St, Brooklyn

Congregation Sukkat Daveed Inc
1829 E 16th St, Brooklyn

Cong Chasdei Lev
Po Box 297257, Brooklyn

Darchei Yitzchak Inc
2156 E 23rd St, Brooklyn

Congregation Nissim Ve Aharon
2250 E 13th St, Brooklyn

Yeshiva Tiferes Mordechai Kalish
1118 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Congregation Bet Shmuel
1318 Avenue S, Brooklyn

Congregation Aim Ha Ba Nim
1659 E 13th St, Brooklyn

Orchot David Inc
1310 Avenue P, Brooklyn

Kyrgyz Church Of Jesus Christ Inc
1684 E 18 Street, Brooklyn

Congregation Anshei Chesed Inc
2920 Ave R Ste 276, Brooklyn

Yeshivah Meor Hatorah Congregation
2221 Ocean Ave, Brooklyn

Carpatian Congregation Of White Lake
Po Box 290559, Brooklyn

Christian Ministries Inc
2063 E 18th St, Brooklyn

Otzar Hatorah Inc
2409 Avenue U, Brooklyn

Chayei Shlomo Inc
2302 Quentin Rd, Brooklyn