The only NYC store that's more accessible by boat than public transit, a trip to Red Hook's IKEA is mandatory for all new New Yorkers.
With busiest checkout lines between 2-3 p.m. and 8-9 p.m. on weekdays and 5-6 p.m. on weekends, you'll want to plan your visit accordingly.
"Have you ever been to an Ikea? Do you know what we're walking into?" Liz Lemon famously asked on an episode of TV's "30 Rock."
So you know what you're walking into, before you redecorate, crunch a few of these numbers that give IKEA Brooklyn its reputation.
1,687,130: Meatballs sold last year
66,671: Home deliveries every year
1.75 miles: Average distance customers walk in IKEA
3,552: Water Taxi visits here per year
80,000: Square feet of solar panels
343,084: Blue bags sold last year
40: Room settings inside IKEA
117,000: BUMERANG hangers last year