The Best Neighborhoods in NYC

The Best Neighborhoods in NYC

Aaron Able
Apr 13, 2010

Statician Nate Silver of FiveThirtyEight compiled a ranking of the best neighborhoods to live in New York City for New York Magazine. Based on various data sourced from a range of government and research institutions, the list breaks down quality of life factors like housing costs, schools, green space, transit, shopping & services, restaurants and even nightlife — the things you think about when evaluating a neighborhood.

Somewhat surprisingly, Brooklyn's Park Slope was ranked "Most Livable" in NYC — just a hair above the more surprising second "most livable" Lower East Side.

Check out the list — and the overall data collected — to see where your NYC neighborhood ranks: New York Magazine | The Best Places to Live in NYC.

Images: Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao/New York Magazine

NYT | On a Magazine's List of the City's 'Most Livable Neighborhoods,' a Few Surprises
Curbed | Park Slope Scientifically Proven to be New York's Best Neighborhood
NY Daily News | New York Magazine and statistician Nate Silver name Park Slope New York's best neighborhood
Gothamist | Statistician Names Park Slope Best Neighborhood

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