11238 is located in Brooklyn and includes Prospect Heights & Clinton Hill.

This neighborhood is mostly residential.
This neighborhood has an above average number of childcare facilities.

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 11238, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $2178
Studio: $2904
1-BR: $2970
2-BR: $3355
3-BR: $4213
4-BR: $4543

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


11238 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: 2, 3, C, G, S
Bus lines: B25, B26, B38, B41, B45, B48, B49, B52, B65, B69
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, 11238 has an average number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 103
Year-round farmers markets: 1
Seasonal farmers markets: 0
Soup kitchens: 1
Food pantries: 5


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, 11238 had more 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, 11238 has an average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 7
Mental health: 7
Chemical dependency: 0
Health promotion and disease prevention: 5
Residential healthcare: 2
Other healthcare: 5

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11238 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 1
Immigrant services: 0
Services for people with disabilities: 2
Community centers and community school programs: 1
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 1
Financial and social services: 1
Workforce development: 3

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11238 has an above average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 10
Day care facilities: 27
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 8
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 11238 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 11238:

15% are children
13% are seniors

Of the people in 11238:

6% identify as Asian
32% identify as Black
11% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
46% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 11238 are mostly residential. The most common type of properties in 11238 are walk-up apartment buildings.

Street Life

Explore 11238 through Google Street View:

Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11238 has an average amount of open space and parks.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 7
Gardens: 5
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

11238 includes the following religious facilities:

Brooklyn Covenant Ministries Brroklyn Ny
194 Greene Ave, Brooklyn

Refuge Church Of Christ Of Brooklyn Inc
254 Greene Ave, Brooklyn

Church Of St Luke & St Matthew
520 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn

Emmanuel Baptist Church In Brooklyn
279 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Union Temple Of Brooklyn
17 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Brown Memorial Baptist Church Inc
484 Washington Ave, Brooklyn

Zion Baptist Church
523 Washington Ave # 29, Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bedford Zion Church Of The Nazarene
550 Washington Ave, Brooklyn

Progressive Glorious Church Of God In Christ
502 Washington Ave, Brooklyn

Mission Evangelique De L Eglise Le Bon Samaritain Inc
196 Underhill Ave, Brooklyn

Faith Pentecostal Tabernacle Mission Inc
94 Lexington Ave, Brooklyn

Church Of God Order Of Melchizedek
914 Bergen St, Brooklyn

Solid Rock Pentecostal Fellowship Church Inc
817 Classon Ave, Brooklyn

Kings Chapel
444 Clinton Ave, Brooklyn

Elim Gospel Tabernacle
20 Madison St, Brooklyn

Bibleway House Of Blessings
675 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn

Pilgrim Calvary Mission Church Inc
668 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn

St Matthew Missionary Baptist Church
40 Monroe St, Brooklyn

Salvation Baptist Church
948 Fulton St, Brooklyn

Holy Tabernacle Baptist Church
107 Putnam Ave, Brooklyn

Prevailing Word Ministries Inc
Po Box 331, Brooklyn

Little Mission Church Of God
923 Pacific St, Brooklyn

Straightway Church Of God In Christ
729 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn

Mahasatipatthana Meditation Center Inc
619 Bergen St, Brooklyn

Universal Deliverance Tabernacle Inc
415 Lafayette Ave Apt 2g, Brooklyn

Faith Healing Deliverance Church Inc
Po Box 621, Brooklyn

Indonesian Pentocostal Family Church Of New York
213 Sterling Pl, Brooklyn

Bethel Sda School
457 Grand Ave, Brooklyn

Holy Tabernacle Baptist Church
107 Putnam Ave, Brooklyn

Mt Sinai Baptist Church Credit Union
241 Gates Ave, Brooklyn

Empire Of Jesus Christ Inc
1068 Fulton St 2nd Flr, Brooklyn

Apostolic Church Of New York Inc
525 Saint Marks Ave, Brooklyn

Nigerian-American Muslim Integrated Community Inc
801 Dean St, Brooklyn

Way Of Holiness Church Of God Pentecostal Headquarters Internati
1006 Fulton St, Brooklyn

New Paradise Baptist Church
1002 Fulton St, Brooklyn

Inspired By The Word Of God Inc
286 Park Pl, Brooklyn

Paradise United Gospel Church Inc
118 Gates Ave, Brooklyn

Sawiyat Sofuwat Lislam Inc
435 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn

977 Fulton St, Brooklyn

Bishop Mckinley & The Bible Inc
20 Madison St, Brooklyn

Victory Church Institute For Living
895 Fulton St, Brooklyn

The American – Burma Buddhist Association Inc
619 Bergen Street 4th Fl, Brooklyn

International Evangelistic Women Workers
Po Box 380783, Brooklyn

International Evangelistic Women Workers
481 Washington Ave, Brooklyn

Eglise Des Messagers De La Nouvelle Jerusalem Inc
209 Underhill Ave Apt 4f, Brooklyn

Faith Chapel Baptist Church Inc
Po Box 381003, Brooklyn

Lafayette Avenue Church Of God
404 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn

Haitian Baptist Church-Brooklyn
241 Prospect Pl, Brooklyn

Chabad Jewish Center Of Fort Greeneand Clinton Hill Inc
341b Grand Ave, Brooklyn

The Ijo Orisha Yoruba Church
Po Box 380498, Brooklyn

El Rohi Global Outreach Ministries
1035 Dean St, Brooklyn

Sadhanananda International Buddhist Monastery
1122 Fulton St, Brooklyn

Prospects Heights Church Of Christ Inc
404 Prospect Pl, Brooklyn

Alliance Of Divine Love Chapel 2019
420 Lafayette Ave Apt 2f, Brooklyn

Chabad Of Prospect Heights Inc
569 Vanderbilt Ave, Brooklyn

Mt Calvary United Holy Church Of America
Po Box 380091, Brooklyn

Fellowship Of The Heart
135 Eastern Pkwy Apt 7g, Brooklyn

United Holiness Church Of Faith In Christ Inc
491 Sterling Pl, Brooklyn

Brooklyn Community Church Inc
60 Plaza St E Apt 3c, Brooklyn

Shekina House Of Worship
663 Classon Ave, Brooklyn