Report: Bay Ridge best neighborhood in Brooklyn to raise children

A new report has named Bay Ridge the top neighborhood in Brooklyn to raise children. The study, done by the Citizens' Committee for Children of

A new report has named Bay Ridge the top neighborhood in Brooklyn to raise children.

A new report has named Bay Ridge the top neighborhood in Brooklyn to raise children. (2/26/13)

BAY RIDGE - A new report has named Bay Ridge the top neighborhood in Brooklyn to raise children.

The study, done by the Citizens' Committee for Children of New York, ranked neighborhoods based on what was found to be the lowest risk factors to a child's well-being. Factors included median income, adult unemployment rate and child poverty.

Sheepshead Bay came in second on the list, with Park Slope ranked third.

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