Welcome to Brownsville
Brownsville is a residential neighborhood located in eastern Brooklyn. The neighborhood is bordered by Crown Heights and Weeksville to the northwest; Bushwick and Cypress Hills to the north; New Lots to the east; Canarsie to the south; and East Flatbush to the west. Brownsville has its own recreation located at the corner of Linden Boulevard, Mother Gaston Boulevard, and Christopher Avenue with indoor swimming pools, outdoor athletic fields, and a playground. The neighborhood is also the home of the “Soul in the Hole” basketball court, which is a famous court known for some of the most competitive street basketball in the nation.