Brooklyn Heights

DUMBO, Brooklyn Heights among city’s healthiest neighborhoods to live in

January 25, 2019 By Meaghan McGoldrick Brooklyn Daily Eagle

A study led by experts at StreetEasy and Seamless has deemed DUMBO and Brooklyn Heights two of the healthiest places to live in the city, Patch reported.

Both neighborhoods landed on a list of the top 10 healthiest spots to live in across the five boroughs.

Experts studied such things as apartment buildings, access to bike rooms or gyms, the number of eateries with healthy-food options and the amount of recreation and wellness centers in any given ‘hood.

In DUMBO, residents’ healthy eating habits stood out to researchers while in Brooklyn Heights, access to recreation such as doctor’s offices, gyms and public spaces helped land them on the list.

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