Sunset Park

Located in the western part of Central Brooklyn, with a range of cuisines and cultural experiences.

Welcome to Sunset Park

Located in the western part of Central Brooklyn, with a range of cuisines and cultural experiences, proximity to the N,R,D trains, and relatively affordable housing Sunset Park makes for great value option for both renters and homeowners alike.
 
The neighborhood’s mix of low and mid-rise apartment buildings and traditional row homes offer a greater number of options for those seeking floor through layouts or private and shared outdoor spaces. Compared to their fully detached counterparts, the countless number of streets lined with row houses in Sunset Park provide a lower priced entry point for those looking to purchase a single or two-family home in Brooklyn.
 
Influenced by a strong and vibrant immigrant community, a wide variety of eateries in the neighborhood offer an exciting mix of dining options. The lush Sunset Park, centrally located along an energetic 5th Avenue, provides unique views of New York Harbor and the Manhattan Skyline. If good food and a convenient commute are your tops priorities look no further than Sunset Park.
 
 

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At a Glance Sunset Park, NY

113,782 people live in Sunset Park, where the median age is 35 and the average individual income is $28,062. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

113,782

Total Population

35 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$28,062

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Sunset Park, NY

Sunset Park has 33,677 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sunset Park do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 113,782 people call Sunset Park home. The population density is 74,589.298 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

113,782

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35

Median Age

50.9 / 49.1%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
33,677

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$28,062

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Discover Sunset Park, NY

There's plenty to do around Sunset Park, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

93
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
75
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
99
Rider's Paradise
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Camellia Milk Tea, Midwood Liquors, and Park Slope CSA.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 4.54 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.33 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.14 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.44 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.13 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Sunset Park, NY

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Primary Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Sunset Park. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Ps 172 Beacon School Of Excellence
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
New Voices School Of Academic And Creative Arts
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Junior High School 88 Peter Rouget
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Hellenic Classical Charter School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Mesilas Bais Yaakov
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Sunset Park Avenues Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Ps 503 School Of Discovery (The)
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
School Of Math Science And Healthy Living
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Brooklyn Rise Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
Bay Ridge Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic Academy Of Bro
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Ps 94 Henry Longfellow (The)
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Sunset Park High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Ps 371 Lillian L Rashkis
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Ps 69 Vincent D Grippo School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Ps 506 School Of Journalism And Technology (The)
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 6th
No rating available
Al Madrasa Al Islamiya
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Junior High School 220 John J Pershing
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Tomer Dvora School
PRIVATE
1st - 8th
No rating available
Ps 169 Sunset Park
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Is 136 Charles O Dewey
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Ps 1 Bergen (The)
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
School Of Creativity And Innovation (The)
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - K
No rating available
Leep Dual Language Academy Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available

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