Prospect Park

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Prospect Park?

23,115 people live in Prospect Park. The median household income is $52,047.

Prospect Park is a neighborhood in Brooklyn with a total population of 23,115. It occupies approximately 1.17 square miles. There are 1,553 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Prospect Park are 30% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 92% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 32, 32% of residents are married, and 31% of residents have at least one child. About 15% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Prospect Park is 76% 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

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

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
94%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
88%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
77%
lower than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
69%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
16%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
94%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
33
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
31%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
32%

Weather & Natural Disasters