Parkchester Apartments for Rent

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About Parkchester Neighborhood

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Parkchester, in central Bronx, has an interesting history as a planned community by the MetLife Insurance Company and shares the same model and origin as Peter Cooper Village-Stuyvesant Town. The complex originally planned consists of over 100 buildings, with landscaped green spaces, and numerous retails business which even includes a Macy's Department Store. The Parkchester apartment complex offers 24-hour security to residents as well as access to parking garages, and community-organized events at some of the Bronx's lowest prices in both sales and rent. The rest of the neighborhood consists of low-rise apartment buildings and single and multi-family homes. The neighborhood is very diverse and offers a full variety of restaurants that reflect that diversity. The 6 train runs through the neighborhood. The average commute to the city is lengthy as an average ride to midtown might run you 45-50 mins.

Average Rental Prices in Parkchester

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

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  • 1 Bedroom

  • 2 Bedroom

  • 3 Bedroom


Average Credit Score Needed to Rent in Parkchester

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

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

Available Subway Lines:

No subway lines in Parkchester

Crime Rate in Parkchester

Crime rate: 5 out of 10
Approximately 15.1919 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 083 Donald Hertz

P.S. 036 Unionport

Ps/Ms 194

P.S. 119

P.S. 047 John Randolph

Archer Elementary School

Ps 536

P.S. 106 Parkchester

Herbert H. Lehman High School

J.H.S. 127 The Castle Hill

J.H.S. 125 Henry Hudson

J.H.S. 123 James M. Kieran