All kinds of people live in Brooklyn, and some of the best people-watching is in the borough's Hasidic Jewish neighborhoods, where people dress with Amish-like modesty and observe different social norms. Here are some tips to keep in mind when visiting a Hasidic community.Brooklyn (/ ˈ b r ʊ k l ɪ n /) is a borough of New York City, coterminous with Kings County, located in the U.S. state of New York, the most populous county in the state, and the second-most densely populated county in the United States.Each borough is part of five of New York's counties: Manhattan is part of the County of New York, Brooklyn is part of the County of Kings, Queens (County of Queens), the Bronx is part of the Bronx County and Staten Island (Richmond County). Until 1898, when these counties were joined, the city of New York was only formed by Manhattan.May 31, 2019 · A free inside look at Office of the Brooklyn Borough President salary trends based on 2 salaries wages for 2 jobs at Office of the Brooklyn Borough President. Salaries posted anonymously by Office of the Brooklyn Borough President employees. Brooklyn’s housing market broke a two-year slump to end 2019 on a high note, recording the first annual increase in home sales since 2017, according to a round of market data from local brokerages.