Reporting on NYC Neighborhoods: Intro & Books

Get to know your neighborhood beat from the inside out.

Introduction

So, you've been assigned a neighborhood reporting beat!

Where to start?

Use this guide to research neighborhoods (below), as well as to find data & statistics, news, contacts, and more about your beat area. Use the tabs above to explore different kinds of content available to you.

Want to learn more about various NYC Neighborhoods? Come into the Journalism Library and browse our related books! Some basic books are listed below; some can be checked out, while others must be used in the library only.

NYC Neighborhoods

The Bronx

Brooklyn

Queens

Manhattan

Staten Island