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Average Rent in New York, NY

Avg. RentAnnual Change
New York Studio - $4,010-6%
New York 1 Bed - $5,097-5%
New York 2 Beds - $6,992-8%
Last updated 6/20/2024

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Local Reviews

Supermarkets nearby park, quiet, nice mix of people, it's very pet friendly, has great bus and train transportation

people of mix color. the food is over price and too much healthy food . food that white peope will eat. i like to go to movies and have fun

I like traveling with family and friends because it's fun and im spending more time with my family making every memory as possible

Walkable to restaurants and drugstores. Parks in the area. 10 min drive to a beach or bay. Local businesses are owned by neighbors

I mostly like going to the movies. But I can also go to the mall with families and friends. And maybe chill in a park

Demographics

Education

High School

37%

Associate's

23%

Bachelor's

25%

Master's

14%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

41%

3 people

26%

4 people

18%

5 people

11%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

39%

50-100k

30%

100-150k

14%

150-200k

8%

200k+

8%

Age

0-10

8%

10-20

9%

20-45

44%

45-65

24%

65+

14%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/20/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York, NY

In New York, NY, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $4,010 to $6,992. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York, NY is $4,010. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $5,097. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $6,992.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-6%

Changed from $4,266 to $4,010
1 Bed

-5%

Changed from $5,365 to $5,097
2 Beds

-8%

Changed from $7,600 to $6,992
Last updated 6/20/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

2.5%

Compared to National Average

3.4%

The cost of living in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York, NY is 2.5% lower than the state average and 3.4% lower than the national average. Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York, NY housing is 6.5% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 4.6% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 3% less in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York, NY than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 0.5% less here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York, NYCompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
4.5%
6.5%
Utilities
1.5%
4.6%
Food
1.5%
3%
Transportation
4.7%
2.2%
Healthcare
0.3%
0.5%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
New York$4,010-6%
Jersey City$3,449-3%
Brooklyn$3,313-10%
Weehawken$3,212-1%
Princeton$2,794+7%
Newark$2,6850%
Elizabeth$2,295+6%
Yonkers$2,187-4%
Norwalk$2,060-34%
Stamford$1,928-4%
Clifton$1,900+15%
Queens$1,800+9%
Montclair$1,650+2%
Bronx$1,517-37%
Edison$1,495+15%
New Brunswick$1,174-23%
Staten Island$1,000-17%
Trenton$7210%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
New York$5,097-5%
Brooklyn$4,456+6%
Greenwich$3,8220%
Jersey City$3,792-1%
Weehawken$3,703-5%
Princeton$3,075-5%
Newark$2,542-5%
Yonkers$2,519+2%
Stamford$2,516-2%
New Brunswick$2,503+4%
Union$2,406+2%
Queens$2,400+20%
Norwalk$2,3000%
Elizabeth$2,2800%
Montclair$2,249+5%
Clifton$2,225+23%
Edison$2,0450%
Staten Island$1,800+13%
Bronx$1,767-31%
Trenton$1,400-5%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
New York$6,992-8%
Brooklyn$6,169+116%
Weehawken$5,826+2%
Greenwich$5,8130%
Jersey City$4,862-1%
Yonkers$3,450+6%
New Brunswick$3,438-2%
Princeton$3,401-18%
Stamford$3,300-4%
Union$2,9250%
Norwalk$2,825+4%
Queens$2,800+12%
Elizabeth$2,800+9%
Staten Island$2,675+3%
Montclair$2,575+7%
Edison$2,535+3%
Clifton$2,350-13%
Newark$2,1000%
Bronx$2,0170%
Trenton$1,600-10%

Compare Neighborhoods

South Shore

$1,600

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Southwestern Queens

$1,650

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Flatlands

$1,850

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in New York, NY?

For renters in New York seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are South Shore, Southwestern Queens, and Flatlands, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $1,600, $1,650, and $1,850 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Southeastern Brooklyn and Bensonhurst, where the rents are $1,850 and $1,900, a favorable comparison to New York's overall 1-bedroom average of $5,097.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in New York, NY?

In New York, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Fire Island, Midtown East, and Chelsea. A 1-bedroom apartment in Fire Island averages at $25,000, in Midtown East it averages $5,748, and in Chelsea, the average is $5,703. For additional high-end living options, Alphabet City offers 1-bedroom apartments at $5,690, and Downtown Manhattan at $5,513. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $5,097 for a 1-bedroom apartment in New York, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in New York, NY?

In New York, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Gramercy Park, East Village, and Kips Bay. In Gramercy Park, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $4,550. East Village sees average rents of $5,010 for a 1-bedroom unit. Kips Bay offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $4,945. For those seeking other popular areas, Midtown Manhattan presents 1-bedroom apartments at $5,066, and Alphabet City at $5,690. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $5,097 for a 1-bedroom apartment in New York, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
East Village$5,109-6%
Alphabet City$5,109-6%
Murray Hill$5,049-4%
Chelsea$4,875+16%
Morningside Heights$4,585+2%
Downtown Manhattan$4,486-18%
Northern Brooklyn$4,156-2%
Midtown Manhattan$4,136-2%
Hell's Kitchen$4,010+4%
Hudson Yards$3,966+2%
Theater District$3,804+3%
Lincoln Square$3,732-10%
Upper West Side$3,413-10%
Financial District$3,400-24%
Kips Bay$3,350+46%
Upper Manhattan$3,292-14%
Midtown East$3,050+9%
Gramercy Park$3,000--
Yorkville$2,985+33%
East Flatbush$2,600-21%
Upper East Side$2,550+13%
Harlem$2,500-45%
Prospect Heights$2,312--
Southwestern Queens$2,200+57%
Bedford-Stuyvesant$2,000--
Northeastern Queens$1,995+3%
Flatbush$1,900--
Crown Heights$1,900--
South Brooklyn$1,900--
Rockaway Peninsula$1,875+4%
Southern Brooklyn$1,800--
Eastern Brooklyn$1,700--
East New York$1,700--
Southeastern Queens$1,699+4%
Manhattan Valley$1,690-64%
St. Albans$1,600--
Southeastern Brooklyn$1,500--
South Shore$1,000-17%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Midtown East$5,748+85%
Chelsea$5,703-21%
Alphabet City$5,690-15%
Downtown Manhattan$5,513-9%
Lincoln Square$5,373-1%
Murray Hill$5,239-18%
Morningside Heights$5,217-4%
Upper West Side$5,140-3%
Midtown Manhattan$5,066-3%
Financial District$5,049-9%
East Village$5,010-25%
Harlem$4,997-8%
Kips Bay$4,945-3%
Upper Manhattan$4,916-8%
Hell's Kitchen$4,895-5%
Hudson Yards$4,838+4%
South Brooklyn$4,797--
Manhattan Valley$4,779-11%
Northern Brooklyn$4,700+18%
Theater District$4,609+4%
Gramercy Park$4,550--
Upper East Side$4,497-21%
Greenpoint$4,435--
Yorkville$4,390-23%
Prospect Heights$4,250-10%
Rockaway Peninsula$2,800+6%
Hamilton Heights$2,800--
Crown Heights$2,550--
East New York$2,500+47%
Flatbush$2,450--
Sheepshead Bay$2,395-25%
Southern Brooklyn$2,395-25%
East Flatbush$2,350+24%
Eastern Brooklyn$2,250-10%
Northeastern Queens$2,250+11%
Canarsie$2,250+61%
Bedford-Stuyvesant$2,200-8%
Bay Ridge$2,200+38%
Ridgewood$2,200+19%
Southwestern Brooklyn$1,950-22%
Southeastern Queens$1,914+1%
Bensonhurst$1,900--
St. Albans$1,900--
Flatlands$1,850--
Southeastern Brooklyn$1,850--
Southwestern Queens$1,650-26%
South Shore$1,600+7%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Chelsea$8,246+11%
Lincoln Square$7,665-3%
Upper West Side$7,359-9%
Downtown Manhattan$7,237-7%
Midtown Manhattan$7,140+5%
Southeastern Brooklyn$7,000+218%
Theater District$6,795+3%
Greenpoint$6,695--
Murray Hill$6,695-24%
Upper Manhattan$6,645-11%
Hudson Yards$6,593+5%
Hell's Kitchen$6,575+1%
Morningside Heights$6,570-18%
Northern Brooklyn$6,400+60%
Upper East Side$6,376+113%
Prospect Heights$6,110--
Yorkville$6,100+107%
Midtown East$6,033+32%
Gramercy Park$5,950+29%
South Brooklyn$5,900+23%
Manhattan Valley$5,250-35%
Canarsie$4,799+85%
Alphabet City$4,750-51%
Financial District$4,600-40%
East Village$4,250-56%
Kips Bay$3,990-48%
Flatbush$3,450+19%
Harlem$3,400-52%
Hamilton Heights$3,400+36%
Rockaway Peninsula$3,300+10%
Crown Heights$3,000-5%
Bedford-Stuyvesant$3,0000%
Ocean Hill$3,000+20%
Northeastern Queens$2,800+10%
Eastern Brooklyn$2,700+8%
St. Albans$2,700+23%
Southeastern Queens$2,650+5%
East Flatbush$2,600+8%
East New York$2,600+6%
Southwestern Queens$2,500+4%
Southwestern Brooklyn$2,300--
Bensonhurst$2,300--
Flatlands$2,200--
Ridgewood$2,100-16%
South Shore$2,100+14%
Sheepshead Bay$1,800-31%
Southern Brooklyn$1,800-31%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

4%

15-30 Mins

11%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

38%

60+ Mins

26%

Area Amenities

Top Score

Restaurants

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Cooking skills not required in Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 93% more restaurants than average
  3. 55% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Childcare

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York is full of places your child can play all day.

  1. Few daycares per resident
  2. 92% more daycares than average
  3. 31% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York's retail scene is in the bag.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 90% more shops than average
  3. 31% more shops than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

4/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is no sight for sore eyes. Plenty of docs in Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 91% more medical facilities than average
  3. 50% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Theaters

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York is shaping up to be a big star in the theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. 82% more theaters than average
  3. 40% fewer theaters than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 83% more grocery stores than average
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. An average number of coffee shops
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 77% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 42% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. An average number of parks
  3. A standard number of parks compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. Far fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York is light on amusement parks.

  1. Few amusement parks per resident
  2. An average number of amusement parks
  3. A standard number of amusement parks compared to areas of a similar size

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

  1. Few hospitals per resident
  2. An average number of hospitals
  3. A standard number of hospitals compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 70% more gas stations than average
  3. Far fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 5 of 5 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 5 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 3 of 5 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 3 of 5 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 4 of 5 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 5 of 5 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

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Top Schools in Prospect Lefferts Gardens New York

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City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Brooklyn, NY 0.5 miles$4,456$6,169
New York, NY 4.7 miles$5,097$6,992
Queens, NY 7.5 miles$2,400$2,800
Staten Island, NY 11.5 miles$1,800$2,675
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Jersey City, NJ 8 miles$3,792$4,862
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Find Houses in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Flatbush 1 miles$2,450$3,450
Crown Heights 1.1 miles$2,550$3,000
Prospect Heights 1.4 miles$4,250$6,110
East Flatbush 1.4 miles$2,350$2,600
Kensington 1.7 miles---$2,400