11231 is located in Brooklyn and includes Carroll Gardens, Columbia St Waterfront, & Red Hook.

This neighborhood is a mix of residential and other uses.
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 11231, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $2532
Studio: $3377
1-BR: $3443
2-BR: $3894
3-BR: $4895
4-BR: $5269

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


11231 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: F, G
Bus lines: B57, B61
Express bus lines: N/A
Citibike: Yes

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

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11231 has an average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 94
Year-round farmers markets: 0
Seasonal farmers markets: 0
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, 11231 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, 11231 has an average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 5
Mental health: 0
Chemical dependency: 2
Health promotion and disease prevention: 1
Residential healthcare: 0
Other healthcare: 0

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11231 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 2
Immigrant services: 0
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, 11231 has an average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 7
Day care facilities: 14
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 8
Preschools for students with disabilities: 0

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 11231 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 11231:

25% are children
11% are seniors

Of the people in 11231:

6% identify as Asian
14% identify as Black
17% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
59% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 11231 are a mix of residential and other uses. The most common type of properties in 11231 are buildings other than housing (offices, stores, warehouses, etc.). The most common type of housing is walk-up apartment buildings

Street Life

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Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11231 has an average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 9
Gardens: 6
Playfields: 2
Triangles & plazas: 2

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

11231 includes the following religious facilities:

Tablet Publishing Company
653 Hicks St, Brooklyn

St Pauls Church
199 Carroll St, Brooklyn

Christ Church Cobble Hill
326 Clinton St, Brooklyn

South Congregational Church
257 President St, Brooklyn

Holy Name Assembly Of Yahshva The Messiah C O Bishop Enoch
444 Columbia St Apt 5d, Brooklyn

Smirna Asamblea De Dios Inc C O Rev G Esquilin
353 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn

New Brown Memorial Baptist Church
Po Box 173, Brooklyn

Red Hook Pentecostal Holiness Church
Po Box 310643, Brooklyn

Iglesia Pentecostal De Jesucristo Fe Triunfante Inc
89 Coffey St, Brooklyn

First Primitive Pentecostal Church Of God
Po Box 310078, Brooklyn

Iglesia Christiana Fuente Deluz
27 Coffey St, Brooklyn

People Of Faith Network Inc
505 Court St, Brooklyn

New Breed Church Of The Joshua And Caleb Ministries
79 Lorraine St Apt 2-A, Brooklyn

First Church Of Christ Disciples Inc
354 Van Brunt St, Brooklyn

376 President St Apt 2h, Brooklyn