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The neighborhood of Brooklyn Hill is situated in northern Raleigh, within Wake County. This small, primarily residential neighborhood is bounded by Devereux Street on the north, North Boylan Avenue on the east, West Peace Street on the south, and Gaston Street on the west. Hinsdale Street traverses the middle of the community from west to east. The ZIP code for Brooklyn Hill is 27605. Fewer than 30 people call this .007-square-mile community home.
Most of the homes in Brooklyn Hill were built in the 1980s, although a significant portion date to pre-1940. As of 2008, the median annual income of $57,196 was slightly higher than the city average of $53,825.
Just a few blocks north of Brooklyn Hill, easily within walking distance, is Fred Fletcher Park. This city park is a popular destination for area residents and offers many amenities. In addition to an open, landscaped area, it also has a playground, basketball court, soccer field, baseball field, and two tennis courts. The Fletcher Park Community Center is also on the park grounds.
Brooklyn Hill is only a few minutes north of downtown Raleigh, which offers plenty of options for recreation and entertainment. Attractions within a few miles south of this community include the state capitol, Museum of Natural Sciences, and Marbles Kids Museum. There are also several medical centers convenient to the Brooklyn Hill neighborhood.
Partnership Elementary School is situated just outside neighborhood bounds, along Devereux Street. Needham Broughton High is also nearby, along Saint Marys Street. Brooklyn Hill is conveniently close to several higher-education options as well. Four private colleges are situated within a few miles of the neighborhood, including Peace College, Meredith College, St. Augustine’s College, and Shaw University. Spanning roughly two square miles and about a half mile to the southwest of Brooklyn Hill is one of the state’s largest public universities, North Carolina State University.