About Cobble Hill Neighborhood

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Cobble Hill is a gem of a neighborhood. This small, hip area has a charming village vibe and makes up 40 blocks. Its residents are mostly comprised of young professionals and families living in single-family homes and historic brownstones. This urban paradise is close to Manhattan and has great access to the subways. It is rapidly gentrifying area but also more upscale than many other parts of Brooklyn and this is reflected in its high rent prices. The neighborhood buildings, particularly the churches are very historical and many date back from prior to the Civil War. Some have been historically preserved and repurposed into residential buildings. Notable residents of the neighborhood include Norah Jones and Spike Lee.

Average Rental Prices in Cobble Hill

These are the average rental prices in Cobble Hill 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 Cobble Hill

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 Cobble Hill. In addition, city buses are also available in this area.

Available Subway Lines:

No subway lines in Cobble Hill

Crime Rate in Cobble Hill

Crime rate: 6 out of 10
Approximately 19.7335 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 029 John M. Harrigan

P.S. 261 Philip Livingston