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This is a list of neighborhoods in Queens, one of five boroughs of New York City. Neighbourhood is also a term in topology. ... Queens Borough in New York City, in yellow Queens is the largest in area and second most populous of the five boroughs of New York City. ... The definitions of the political subdivisions of the state of New York differ from those in certain other countries or even various other U.S. states, leading to misunderstandings regarding the governmental nature of an area. ... Nickname: The Big Apple Official website: City of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Geographical characteristics Area Total 468. ...


Note: From the time the ZIP code was introduced in the 1960's to 1998, the postal zones of Queens were organized into 4 "cities" according to the database of the United States Postal Service. This grouping tended to minimize the identity of neighborhoods. As the urging of the citizens of Queens and with the support of Congressman Gary Ackerman they were eliminated. [1][2] Mr. ... A USPS logo A USPS truck in San Francisco A smaller truck (a Long Life Vehicle or LLV) used in suburban areas The United States Postal Service (USPS) is an independent establishment of the executive branch of the United States government (see 39 USC Â§ 201) responsible for providing postal service... Congressman Gary L. Ackerman Congressman Gary Ackerman is presently serving his twelfth term in the U.S. House of Representatives. ...


For historical purposes, the first three digits were 111 for Long Island City, 113 for Flushing, 114 Jamaica, 116 Far Rockaway (112 is Brooklyn, 115 is Western Nassau) USPS 3-Digit Reference Long Island City, New York, often abbreviated L.I.C., is an area in the borough of Queens in New York City. ... Still existing symbols of New York Worlds Fair are in Flushing, Queens. ... Far Rockaway is one of the four neighborhoods on the Rockaway Peninsula in the New York City borough of Queens in the United States. ... // Headline text For other uses, see Brooklyn (disambiguation). ... Nassau County is a county located outside New York City in the state of New York. ...

Arverne is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, on the Rockaway Peninsula. ... Astoria, New York is a neighborhood in the northwestern part of Queens, New York. ... Auburndale is a neighborhood in the northern part of the New York City borough of Queens. ... Bayside is the name of a neighborhood in Queens County of New York City, New York in the United States of America. ... Bayswater is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, on the Rockaway Peninsula. ... Belle Harbor is a neighborhood in southern Queens (in New York City) located along Rockaway Beach. ... Bellerose is a neighborhood on the eastern edge of Queens (borough of New York City (USA) along the border with Nassau County. ... Breezy Point is a neighborhood in Queens, New York, located on the westward end of the Rockaway peninsula. ... Briarwood is a neighborhood in the borough of Queens in New York City. ... Broad Channel is a community / neighborhood in the borough of Queens in New York City. ... Cambria Heights is a middle class neighborhood in Southeastern Queens. ... The sad dump one bitter 19-year old, calls home. ... Corona, Queens, (zip code 11368) is an area of Queens, New York surrounded by Flushing, Jackson Heights, and Elmhurst. ... Douglaston, a community of the borough of Queens in New York City with a population of about 6000 (1990 Census) is on the north shore of Long Island, bordered on the east by Little Neck, on the south by West Alley Road, and on the west by Douglaston Parkway. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with East Elmhurst. ... Edgemere is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens, on the Rockaway Peninsula. ... Elmhurst is a legendary neighborhood in Queens, one of the Five Boroughs of New York City. ... Far Rockaway is one of the four neighborhoods on the Rockaway Peninsula in the New York City borough of Queens in the United States. ... The neighborhood of Floral Park in Queens County, New York is adjacent to the Village of Floral Park, which is in Nassau County, New York. ... Flushing is a section of the borough of Queens in New York City, New York. ... Forest Hills Gardens is a housing development in the neighborhood of Forest Hills, Queens (in New York City). ... Station Square, home to Forest Hills striking Long Island Rail Road station. ... Fresh Meadows is in close proximity to Flushing, Queens. ... Glendale is a neighborhood near the geographic center of the borough of Queens in New York City. ... One of the oldest sections of Howard Beach, Hamilton Beach is a neighborhood in Queens, New York City bordered by the 102 Street Creek on the North, The A-Train JFK Airport on the East, Hawtree Creek on the west and Jamaica Bay on the South. ... Hillcrest is a small residential neighborhood in the Queens borough of New York City. ... Hollis is a community within the Southeastern section of the Queens borough of New York City. ... Howard Beach is a neighborhood in southwestern Queens, New York. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Roosevelt Avenue beneath the elevated New York City Subway IRT Flushing Line. ... Kew Gardens Hills is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. ... Kew Gardens is a neighborhood in central Queens bounded to the north by the Jackie Robinson Parkway (formerly The Interborough Parkway) and Queens Boulevard, to the east by Kew Gardens Road, to the south by Myrtle Avenue, and to the west by Forest Park. ... Laurelton is an African American neighborhood in Queens, New York, USA. A stop on the Long Island railroad -- all of Queens, New York, is actually located on Long Island -- Laurelton was named for the laurels that grew there over 100 years ago. ... LeFrak City is a large housing development in Corona, Queens (in New York City) built in the mid-1960s for working and middle-class families. ... The section of Howard Beach, Queens, New York that is primarily made up of six-story, red-brick apartment buildings and smaller garden-apartments (4-unit red-brick buildings) and two family homes. ... Little Neck is a community in Queens, New York. ... Long Island City, New York, often abbreviated L.I.C., is an area in the borough of Queens in New York City. ... An upscale suburb in Queens, NY. Malba is situated on the East River and bounded by the Whitestone Expressway, 15th Avenue and 138th Street. ... Maspeth is a small community in the borough of Queens, New York. ... Middle Village is a neighborhood in central Queens, a borough of New York City. ... Neponsit is a neighborhood in Queens, New York. ... Ozone Park is a New York City neighborhood located in the southwestern part of Queens bordering Woodhaven, Richmond Hill, Howard Beach, and the borough of Brooklyn. ... This article or section needs to be wikified. ... Queens Village, Queens is a middle-income neighborhood that is becoming more racially mixed as immigrants from the West Indies settle here. ... Queensbridge Houses is the largest public housing development in the United States. ... Ramblersville is a section of Howard Beach, Queens, New York bordered by 160th Avenue on the North, Hawtree Creek on the West, The A-Train on the East and the 102nd street Creek on the South. ... Rego Park is a neighborhood in central Queens, New York City, New York. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Ridgewood is a small community in Queens, New York, that borders the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Bushwick and Williamsburg, and the Queens neighborhoods of Maspeth, Middle Village and Glendale. ... Rockaway Beach is a neighborhood in the Rockaways in Queens County, New York in the USA. It is on the south shore of Long Island and is inside New York City. ... Rockwood Park is a neighborhood in Howard Beach, Queens, New York on the west side of Cross Bay Boulevard. ... Rosedale is a neighborhood in southeastern Queens in New York City. ... St. ... ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Sunnyside is a neighborhood in western Queens. ... Whitestone is a neighborhood in north-central Queens (in New York city) located between the East River to north and Bayside Avenue to the south. ... Willets Point [a misnomer], also known locally as the Iron Triangle is a neighborhood of Flushing, in Queens, New York City. ... Woodhaven is part of the borough of Queens in New York City. ... Woodside is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. ...

See also

These are the neighborhoods of Brooklyn, one of five boroughs of New York City. ... This is a list of neighborhoods in the Bronx, one of five boroughs of New York City, grouped by what general region of the Bronx they are in. ... // Neighborhoods Marble Hill Inwood Washington Heights Hudson Heights Harlem Central Harlem Sugar Hill Mount Morris Park West Harlem Hamilton Heights Manhattanville Spanish Harlem (also called East Harlem, El Barrio or Italian Harlem) Upper West Side Morningside Heights Manhattan Valley Upper East Side Carnegie Hill Yorkville Lenox Hill Roosevelt Island Flatiron... This is list of neighborhoods in Staten Island, one of five boroughs of New York City. ...

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Neighborhoods Arverne | Astoria | Auburndale | Bayside | Bayswater | Belle Harbor | Bellerose | Breezy Point | Briarwood | Broad Channel | Cambria Heights | College Point | Corona | Douglaston | East Elmhurst | Edgemere | Elmhurst | Far Rockaway | Floral Park | Flushing | Forest Hills Gardens | Forest Hills | Fresh Meadows | Glendale | Hamilton Beach | Hillcrest | Hollis | Howard Beach | Howard Park | Hunters Point | Jackson Heights | Jamaica | Kew Gardens Hills | Kew Gardens | Laurelton | LeFrak City | Lindenwood | Little Neck | Long Island City | Malba | Maspeth | Middle Village | Neponsit | Ozone Park | Queens Village | Queensbridge | Ramblersville | Rego Park | Richmond Hill | Ridgewood | Rockaway Beach | Rockwood Park | Rosedale | St. Albans | South Jamaica | Springfield Gardens | Sunnyside | Whitestone | Willets Point | Woodhaven | Woodside

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List of Queens neighborhoods - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (164 words)
This is a list of neighborhoods in Queens, one of five boroughs of New York City.
Note: From the time the ZIP code was introduced in the 1960's to 1998, the postal zones of Queens were organized into 4 "cities" according to the database of the United States Postal Service.
As the urging of the citizens of Queens and with the support of Congressman Gary Ackerman they were eliminated.
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