Gowanus

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Gowanus?

11,082 people live in Gowanus. The median household income is $103,150.

Democrat Neighborhood

Gowanus is 85% registered Democrat.

Gowanus is a neighborhood in Brooklyn with a total population of 11,082. It occupies approximately 0.28 square miles. There are 5,054 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Gowanus are 20% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 67% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 45% of residents are married, and 28% of residents have at least one child. About 30% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 86% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Gowanus is 15% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 77.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.7°F.

This area is zoned for New York City Public Schools, which has approximately 1,038,001 students enrolled across 1880 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 77.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.7°F.

Financial

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
107
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Gowanus residents
There were
23
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Gowanus residents
There were
27
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Gowanus residents

School

School District

This area is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Dirty Precious
33 Reviews
Threes Brewing
239 Reviews
The Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club
274 Reviews
Givers And Takers
24 Reviews
Black Mountain Wine House
180 Reviews
Mission Dolores Bar
245 Reviews
Canal Bar
80 Reviews
The Sackett
126 Reviews
Zombie Hut
447 Reviews
Halyards
82 Reviews
Runner & Stone
211 Reviews
Bar Great Harry
180 Reviews
Brooklyn Social
158 Reviews
Lavender Lake
227 Reviews
Lucky 13 Saloon
53 Reviews
Gristmill
144 Reviews
The Bell House
336 Reviews
Gowanus Yacht Club
117 Reviews
Parklife
29 Reviews
Loki Bar
151 Reviews
Ugly Baby
34 Reviews
Freek's Mill
122 Reviews
My Cuban Spot
33 Reviews
Pig Beach
212 Reviews
Taheni Mediterranean Grill
96 Reviews
Gristmill
144 Reviews
White Maize
63 Reviews
Wilma Jean
176 Reviews
Stone Park Cafe
793 Reviews
Sunken Hundred
50 Reviews
Fob Brooklyn
92 Reviews
Baba's Pierogies
244 Reviews
Avlee Greek Kitchen
202 Reviews
Blue Ribbon Brasserie - Brooklyn
484 Reviews
Lavender Lake
227 Reviews
Il Sogno Secondo
85 Reviews
Runner & Stone
211 Reviews
Monte's
108 Reviews
Bella Gioia
125 Reviews
Parklife
29 Reviews
G Esposito & Sons
104 Reviews
Whole Foods Market - Brooklyn
299 Reviews
Park Natural Foods
41 Reviews
Michel Et Augustin
3 Reviews
Smith Grocery
1 Review
Smith Convience
1 Review
301 Smith St Deli
5 Reviews
Ninth Street Espresso
24 Reviews
Smith Canteen
125 Reviews
Root Hill Café
162 Reviews
Momofuku Milk Bar
198 Reviews
Brownstone Bagel & Bread
145 Reviews
Body Elite Fitness
49 Reviews
South Brooklyn Weightlifting Club
18 Reviews
Brooklyn Boulders
481 Reviews
New Body Boot Camp & Wellness
24 Reviews
Blink Fitness
4 Reviews
CrossFit South Brooklyn
47 Reviews
Powerplay
11 Reviews
Triomph Fitness, Health, & Wellness
2 Reviews
Brooklyn Tattoo
96 Reviews
Sara June Salon
84 Reviews
Triple Diamond Tattoo
62 Reviews
Soon Beauty Lab
75 Reviews
Fringe Salon
45 Reviews
Relaxing on Smith
72 Reviews
Salon Mizuno
16 Reviews
Maggie's Spa
41 Reviews
Le Petit Chandelier
21 Reviews
cityWell Brooklyn
13 Reviews
Fumi Brooklyn
114 Reviews
Little Lion Salon
65 Reviews
Delilah Salon
89 Reviews
Smith Street Tattoo Parlour
51 Reviews
Elements Hair Studio
29 Reviews
Donne Salon
20 Reviews
Lumena Fine Aesthetics
27 Reviews
Loja Salon Spa
109 Reviews
Mon Plaisir Hair Studio
18 Reviews
Pink Nails Spa
73 Reviews
Pet Boutique & Supply
21 Reviews
City Dog Strut
55 Reviews
VERG- Veterinary Emergency and Referral Group
283 Reviews
Meredith Zinner Photography
24 Reviews
The Green Pup
21 Reviews
Brooklyn Roots Veterinary Hospital
22 Reviews
Brooklyn Dog Walk
11 Reviews
Carroll Gardens Pet Grooming
9 Reviews
Urban K-9
34 Reviews
The Dog Walking Network
23 Reviews
Mobile Mutts Dog Walking and Cat Sitting
128 Reviews
Woofs 'n Whiskers
5 Reviews
How I Met Your Puppy
5 Reviews
Tango Pets
17 Reviews
Vlado's Dogwalking
3 Reviews
Pets by Petra
1 Review

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
45%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
0%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
14%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
62%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
36%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
43%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
28%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
45%

Political

The Area is
85%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Gowanus
There has been
1
demolition in the last year in Gowanus
There have been
0
new buildings built in the last year in Gowanus

Weather & Natural Disasters