Walk Score study names Boerum Hill Brooklyn’s most walkable neighborhood

New York City has been named the most walkable city in the country, and some of its most walkable neighborhoods can be found in Brooklyn.

Boerum Hill came in at No. 18 for most walkable neighborhood in the entire city.

Boerum Hill came in at No. 18 for most walkable neighborhood in the entire city. (11/13/13)

BROOKLYN - New York City has been named the most walkable city in the country, and some of its most walkable neighborhoods can be found in Brooklyn.

According to a new study from the website Walk Score, Boerum Hill is the borough’s most walkable neighborhood, putting it at No. 18 for the entire city.

Boerum Hill is located within walking distance to several other popular neighborhoods, including downtown Brooklyn and Fort Greene. It's also close to mass transit and has areas for bicycling.

Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Heights and DUMBO also made the list in the top 30 among neighborhoods citywide.
 

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