Building Heights

Buildings under 50ft: (8253 buildings, 96% of CD9)


Buildings 50ft-70ft:  (278 buildings, 3% of CD9)

Buildings 70ft-80ft:  (52 buildings, <1% of CD9)

Buildings 80ft-100ft: (15 buildings, <1% of CD9)

Buildings over 100ft (25 buildings, <1% of CD9) 

Data Source: NYC City Planning (Primary Land Use Tax Lot Output, or PLUTO)
Map: OpenStreetMap, PLUTO, NYC Building Footprints

New Developments


533 ALBANY AVENUE9320981880742 LEFFERTS AVENUE7320622171
690 ALBANY AVENUE95320135616744 LEFFERTS AVENUE7320622180
738 ALBANY AVENUE11432013560733 LINCOLN RD87320350678
1566 BEDFORD AVENUE320302766329 LINCOLN RD.22320359303
1930 BEDFORD AVENUE38321081342336 LINCOLN ROAD6321098968
1967 BEDFORD AVENUE8320914267338 LINCOLN ROAD6321098977
543 BROOKLYN AVE5320917059371 LINCOLN ROAD5320622796
559 BROOKLYN AVE6320545077429 LINCOLN ROAD8320419766
517 BROOKLYN AVENUE8320913428451 MAPLE ST0320516394
537 BROOKLYN AVENUE8321061676521 MAPLE ST0320576578
931 CARROLL ST.69321080833521 MAPLE ST8320576578
50-54 clarkson ave93321087453525 MAPLE ST8320576587
111 CLARKSON AVENUE28320917745525 MAPLE ST0320576587
149 CLARKSON AVENUE10320593559237 MAPLE STREET17320523910
91 E46TH STREET8320753788435 MAPLE STREET6320596253
93 E46TH STREET8320753779453 MAPLE STREET0320516401
918 EAST NEW YORK AVE66320597181518 MAPLE STREET4320622233
474 EAST NEW YORK AVENUE10310065096531 MAPLE STREET10302068615
155 EMPIRE BLVD320914622109 Montgomery Street173321090029
43 EMPIRE BLVD320159902295 MONTGOMERY STREET3301441973
510 FLATBUSH AVENUE56320374064601 NEW YORK AVE22321080815
626 FLATBUSH AVENUE254320514760664 NEW YORK AVE37321084526
902 FRANKLIN AVE209321042304651 NEW YORK AVENUE40320591775
293 HAWTHORNE20320904955844 NOSTRAND AVE29320986590
272 HAWTHORNE STREET2320596119628 PARKSIDE AVE29321098192
274 HAWTHORNE STREET3310037153520 PARKSIDE AVENUE22320917736
276 HAWTHORNE STREET33100371621721 PRESIDENT STREET17320622386
278 HAWTHORNE STREET3310037171267 ROGERS AVE165320613813
280 HAWTHORNE STREET3310037180491 RUTLAND ROAD3320513510
316 HAWTHORNE STREET8321017582495 RUTLAND ROAD3320513529
318 HAWTHORNE STREET8321017608533 RUTLAND ROAD3320593032
546 KINGSTON AVENUE40301605449329 STERLING ST.28320707749
546 KINGSTON AVENUE40301605449195 SULLIVAN PLACE19320624598
492 LEFFERTS AVE3832062764886 SULLIVAN PLACE28302095462
396 LEFFERTS AVE.4320498163341 TROY AVE26321214574
374 LEFFERTS AVENUE321009591445 TROY AVENUE0320082085
382 LEFFERTS AVENUE463022143601764 UNION STREET16320622260
393 LEFFERTS AVENUE50301540170995 WASHINGTON AVENUE2320589877
470 LEFFERTS AVENUE320551372560 WINTHROP STREET293320595058

Data Source: NYC City Planning, DOB Permits, DOB Job Applications
Map: OpenStreetMap, PLUTO, NYC Building Footprints

Zoning Requests

CB9 2008 Rezoning Request

City Planning 2008 Response

Borough President 2013 Rezoning Request

City Planning 2013 Response to Borough President

Councilman Eugene 2013 Rezoning Request

ULURP Meeting Agenda September 2013

CB9 March 2014 Draft Rezoning Request

Population Density

2010 Population Density By Census Tract, NYC Department of City Planning

As you can see by the dark strips near Prospect Park, Prospect Lefferts Gardens is already one of the densest parts of Brooklyn.

Community District 9 is already the densest district in Brooklyn:

BROOKLYN COMMUNITY DISTRICTSPopulation Density / Square Mile
BK9Crown Heights South, PLG, Wingate60,536
BK8Crown Heights North58,880
BK14Flatbush, Midwood54,503
BK3Bedford Stuyvesant53,674
BK12Borough Park, Ocean Parkway53,433
BK11Bensonhurst, Bath Beach 49,172
BK16Brownsville, Ocean Hill46,566
BK17East Flatbush, Rugby, Farragut46,146
BK1Williamsburg, Greenpoint36,621
BK2Brooklyn Heights, Fort Greene35,008
BK6Park Slope, Carroll Gardens34,144
BK15Sheepshead Bay, Gerritsen Beach33,808
BK7Sunset Park, Windsor Terrace33,793
BK13Coney Island, Brighton Beach32,979
BK5East New York, Starrett City32,794
BK10Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights31,258
BK18Canarsie, Flatlands22,894