Briarwood Apartments for Rent

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About Briarwood Neighborhood

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Briarwood is an area nearby Jamaica, Queens, and next door to Jamaica Hills. It is one of Queens most diverse middle-class neighborhoods. While there is an active real estate market for sales in the neighborhood, rentals are far more prevalent and apartments tend to be cheap. Briarwood has a good mix of both apartment building complexes as well as single-family homes and classic Queens-style rowhouses. Briarwood is also a great neighborhood to live in for access to the MTA trains. There are two stops along the F train in Briarwood, being approximately 40 minutes from Midtown, Manhattan, making this area a viable choice for commuters to the city. This is a highly residential neighborhood and most retail businesses can only be found along the borders of Briarwood.

Average Rental Prices in Briarwood

These are the average rental prices in Briarwood 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 Briarwood

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

Available Subway Lines:

No subway lines in Briarwood

Crime Rate in Briarwood

Crime rate: 3 out of 10
Approximately 8.9408 crimes (felony) per 1000 residents
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P.S. 117 J. Keld / Briarwood School

P.S. Q086

P.S. 082 Hammond

P.S. 099 Kew Gardens

Hillcrest High School

J.H.S. 217 Robert A. Van Wyck