Longwood Apartments for Rent

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About Longwood Neighborhood

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Longwood is a low-income, residential neighborhood located in the southwest Bronx. It has one of the highest concentrations of Puerto Ricans in New York City. Aside from public housing, housing mostly consists of small one-family homes and 40-50-unit apartment buildings. The federal government invested over $550 million in new subsidized residential housing as well as the expansion of businesses. The area is slowly gentrifying but still has a ways to go in terms of hip cafes and restaurants. The main commercial streets – Boston Road and Third Avenue – have a mix of discount stores, delis, and other small businesses. A notable resident was Colin Powell.

Average Rental Prices in Longwood

These are the average rental prices in Longwood by apartment size. To find out how much you need to earn in order to qualify for these prices, go to our salary calculator.

  • Studios

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 2 Bedroom

  • 3 Bedroom


Average Credit Score Needed to Rent in Longwood

Your credit score is an important factor in determining your qualification for rentals or even some condo or co-op purchases.

Credit Score


These trains run through Longwood. In addition, city buses are also available in this area.

Available Subway Lines:
  • 2
  • 5
  • 6

Crime Rate in Longwood

Crime rate: 7 out of 10
Approximately 33.2034 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 140 Eagle

P.S. 075

Urban Scholars Community School

P.S. 150 Charles James Fox

P.S. 134 George F. Bristow

P.S. 066 School Of Higher Expectations

P.S. 062 Inocensio Casanova

P.S. 130 Abram Stevens Hewitt

New School #1 @ P.S. 60

P.S. 048 Joseph R. Drake

The Hunts Point School

M.S. 301 Paul L. Dunbar

M.S. 302 Luisa Dessus Cruz

J.H.S. 123 James M. Kieran