New York City consists of five boroughs, more than 250 neighborhoods, and 8.5 million people. From the dense urban living to a thoroughly suburban lifestyle in Staten Island, there’s something here for everyone. Fortunately, we’re here to help you narrow down which ‘hoods to consider. Check out the different regions below and get detailed neighborhood profiles, including cost of housing, safety ratings, amenities, local school performance, and more! And if you’re not even sure where to begin, use the Neighborhood Explorer to filter neighborhoods based on home size and cost, who lives there, amenities, and location.