Downtown Brooklyn Real Estate Market Overview

Could Downtown Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Downtown Brooklyn. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighb...orhoods near Downtown Brooklyn such as Vinegar Hill and Cobble Hill. When you’re ready, Trulia has 26 resale and new homes in Downtown Brooklyn lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$999,000

Median Sales Price

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$1,149

Price Per Sqft

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$3,585

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Downtown Brooklyn show a -15% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Downtown Brooklyn for May 24 to Aug 23 was $999,000 based on 33 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Downtown Brooklyn was $1,149, a decrease of -5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Downtown Brooklyn for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $3,585.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Downtown Brooklyn has high crime relative to the rest of Kings County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Downtown Brooklyn can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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1,242

Counts of Theft

280

Counts of Assault

56

Counts of Robbery


Best Schools in Downtown Brooklyn

There are 32 schools in Downtown Brooklyn.

Elementary Schools
8

Ps 8 Robert Fulton

Public, K-8

6

Ps 20 Clinton Hill

Public, PK-5

5

P.S. 261 Philip Livingston

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
8

Ps 8 Robert Fulton

Public, K-8

5

BROOKLYN LABORATORY CHARTER SCHOOL

Charter, 6

3

Urban Assembly Institute Of Math And Science For Young Women

Public, 6-12

High Schools
5

Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice

Public, 9-12

4

Science Skills Center High School For Science, Tech And Creative Arts

Public, 9-12

3

Urban Assembly Institute Of Math And Science For Young Women

Public, 6-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Downtown Brooklyn by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
62%
Single residents
Home owners
19%
Home owners
Median age
32
Median age
Household income
$102,292
Median household income
College educated
77%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Downtown Brooklyn commute by public transit. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
8% commute by car
2% commute by bike
78% commute by public transportation
11% commute by foot

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