Northwestern Queens populated by approximately 860,000 people is made up of a large residential, middle class neighborhoods. Much of this area of Queens is one- and two-story single-family houses, with some multi-family structures along many major corridors but relatively little in terms of luxury new construction.
Northwestern Queens is comprised of neighborhoods such as Astoria, Jackson Heights, North Corona, Corona, Flushing, Elmhurst, Woodside, Maspeth, Sunnyside, Middle Village, Ridgewood, Rego Park, and Lefrak City. The area is also home to the world's largest Chinatown outside of Asia in Flushing and Citi Field where the New York mets play baseball!
Neighborhood: Northwestern Queens
Population: Approx. 860,000 people (Astoria: 124,179, Jackson Heights: 107,629, North Corona: 29,849, Corona: 51,135, Flushing: 24,889, Elmhurst: 93,731, Woodside: 48,279, Maspeth: 26,749, Sunnyside: 79,414, Middle Village: 32,060, Ridgewood: 90,637, Rego Park: 72,741, LeFrak City: 81,327).