Fort Hamilton is located south of, and often considered part of, Bay Ridge. The area stretches from 86th Street as its northern border to 101st Street/the Narrows at the south; it is bounded by New York Bay on the west, and 7th Avenue on the east.
Notable locations include the St. John’s Episcopal Chirch on Fort Hamilton Parkway, St. Patrick’s Church on 4th Avenue, and Forth Hamilton Memorial Park at 4th Avenue and 101st Street. There are also a handful of houses dating from the 19th Century.
The area is served by the BMT Fourth Avenue Line (R service) of the New York City Subway at Bay Ridge Av, 77th Street, 86th Street and 95th Street.
Fort Hamilton is where the Brooklyn end of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge terminates, with the entrance/exist on 92nd Street.