Brooklyn Arts District is a community of historic homes, some newly renovated, located on the north end of downtown Wilmington, NC. Homes in this area range in style from urban lofts, to quaint bungalows, to historic properties. Being one of the oldest neighborhoods in Wilmington, homeowners can choose to renovate their homes or purchase from some of the newer construction. Residents vary from young professionals to true locals.
Brooklyn is known for the events and concerts at St. Andrews Center, a local converted church and its proximity to downtown restaurants and shopping. The community is also located within half a mile of the pharmaceutical development, PPD, the Wilmington Convention Center, Cape Fear Community College, and a marina.