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1 Bedroom, Jackson Heights Rental in NYC for $1,900 - Photo 1
1 Bedroom, Jackson Heights Rental in NYC for $1,900 - Photo 1 1 Bedroom, Jackson Heights Rental in NYC for $1,900 - Photo 1
5 hours  |  100
35-43 84th St, Apt 128
Jackson Heights, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$1,900 1 Bed 1 Bath
By Sanjaya Shakya, Jackson Heights Expert
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2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,644 - Photo 1
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2 hours  |  100
1626 Madison St, Apt 4I
Ridgewood, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,644 2 Beds 1 Bath
By Joe Vinagray
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2 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,600 - Photo 1
2 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,600 - Photo 1 2 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,600 - Photo 1
5 hours  |  100
14-43 28 Avenue
Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,600 2 Beds 2 Baths
By Kathleen Eng, Astoria Expert
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2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,200 - Photo 1
2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,200 - Photo 1 2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,200 - Photo 1
5 hours  |  100
64-18 Palmetto St, Apt 2
Ridgewood, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,200 2 Beds 1 Bath
By Espartaco Albornoz
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4 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $3,211 - Photo 1
4 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $3,211 - Photo 1 4 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $3,211 - Photo 1
7 hours  |  100
18-82 Madison St.
Ridgewood, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$3,211 4 Beds 2 Baths
By Travis O'Shaughnessy, Ridgewood Expert
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2 Bedrooms, Steinway Rental in NYC for $2,375 - Photo 1
2 Bedrooms, Steinway Rental in NYC for $2,375 - Photo 1 2 Bedrooms, Steinway Rental in NYC for $2,375 - Photo 1
4 hours  |  100
31-15 21st Ave, Apt 2L
Steinway, Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,375 2 Beds 1 Bath
By Monika Bochen, Astoria Expert
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1 Bedroom, Rego Park Rental in NYC for $1,833 - Photo 1
1 Bedroom, Rego Park Rental in NYC for $1,833 - Photo 1 1 Bedroom, Rego Park Rental in NYC for $1,833 - Photo 1
1 hour  |  99.9
99-60 64th Avenue
Rego Park, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$1,833 1 Bed 1 Bath
By David Kusayev
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No Fee · 750 ft² · Elevator · Laundry in Unit · Pre-War · Hardwood Floors
1 Bedroom, Jackson Heights Rental in NYC for $1,819 - Photo 1
1 Bedroom, Jackson Heights Rental in NYC for $1,819 - Photo 1 1 Bedroom, Jackson Heights Rental in NYC for $1,819 - Photo 1
1 hour  |  99.1
37-37 88th St.
Jackson Heights, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$1,819 1 Bed 1 Bath
By Kenneth Beak
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No Fee · 800 ft² · Elevator · Pre-War · Hardwood Floors
2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,750 - Photo 1
2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,750 - Photo 1 2 Bedrooms, Ridgewood Rental in NYC for $2,750 - Photo 1
2 hours  |  98.0
55-27 Myrtle Avenue, Apt 304
Ridgewood, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,750 2 Beds 1 Bath
By Jeremie Matala, Ridgewood Expert
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3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,995 - Photo 1
3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,995 - Photo 1 3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,995 - Photo 1
12 hours  |  98.0
27-37 27th St, Apt 1E
Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,995 3 Beds 2 Baths
By Dave Diedrich, Astoria Expert
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Studio, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,511 - Photo 1
Studio, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,511 - Photo 1 Studio, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,511 - Photo 1
4 hours  |  97.9
Hunter Street
Long Island City, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,511 Studio 1 Bath
By Steve Figueroa, Long Island City Expert
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3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,800 - Photo 1
3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,800 - Photo 1 3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,800 - Photo 1
2 hours  |  96.9
12 Street
Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,800 3 Beds 2 Baths
By Juliana Loureiro
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3 Bedrooms, Hunters Point Rental in NYC for $4,703 - Photo 1
3 Bedrooms, Hunters Point Rental in NYC for $4,703 - Photo 1 3 Bedrooms, Hunters Point Rental in NYC for $4,703 - Photo 1
Hunters Point, Long Island City, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$4,703 3 Beds 3 Baths
By Ivan Urgiles
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Studio, Jamaica Rental in NYC for $1,750 - Photo 1
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8 hours  |  95.8
90-34 171 Street
Jamaica, Southeastern Queens, Queens
$1,750 Studio 1 Bath
By Katherine Pino
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2 Bedrooms, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,000 - Photo 1
2 Bedrooms, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,000 - Photo 1 2 Bedrooms, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,000 - Photo 1
3 hours  |  95.1
38 Avenue & Crescent Street
Long Island City, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,000 2 Beds 1 Bath
By CHRISTINA THERMOS, Long Island City Expert
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1 Bedroom, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,297 - Photo 1
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17 hours  |  95.1
12-21 Astoria Boulevard
Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,297 1 Bed 1 Bath
By Marc Dimov
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Studio, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,057 - Photo 1
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9 hours  |  93.5
Jackson Avenue
Long Island City, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,057 Studio 1 Bath
By Ari Sobol
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3 Bedrooms, Astoria Rental in NYC for $3,195 - Photo 1
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3 hours  |  93.4
24-56 38th Street
Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$3,195 3 Beds 1.5 Baths
By Joseph Vicari
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1,000 ft² · Hardwood Floors
1 Bedroom, Long Island City Rental in NYC for $2,197 - Photo 1
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10 hours  |  93.1
Jackson Avenue
Long Island City, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,197 1 Bed 1 Bath
By Jay Lin, Long Island City Expert
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1 Bedroom, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,250 - Photo 1
1 Bedroom, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,250 - Photo 1 1 Bedroom, Astoria Rental in NYC for $2,250 - Photo 1
Astoria, Northwestern Queens, Queens
$2,250 1 Bed 1 Bath
By Ljubica (Lubi) Kocic, Astoria Expert
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Queens

Queens County, at 109 square miles, is the largest of the five boroughs. It encompasses almost 60 unique neighborhoods and its residents speak 138 languages according to the 2000 census. It's estimated that the number is much larger, and that the metropolitan area of NYC has over 800 languages spoken in it. Queens is not a pretentious borough. It doesn't get the spotlight like Manhattan or like Brooklyn, but it doesn't ask for it either. Queens is quieter and more relaxed and just as…

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Queens

Queens County, at 109 square miles, is the largest of the five boroughs. It encompasses almost 60 unique neighborhoods and its residents speak 138 languages according to the 2000 census. It’s estimated that the number is much larger, and that the metropolitan area of NYC has over 800 languages spoken in it. Queens is not a pretentious borough. It doesn’t get the spotlight like Manhattan or like Brooklyn, but it doesn’t ask for it either. Queens is quieter and more relaxed and just as culturally interesting (if not more so) than the rest of New York. Queens is not only the most diverse borough, it is the most diverse urban area in the country.

Atomosphere

Queens has been slower to gentrify than its neighbor Brooklyn. The smaller volume of subways that service the borough likely plays a large role in that. While there are plenty of trains to take you to Queens, there is a higher percentage of neighborhoods that don’t have a dedicated subway. Gentrification may also be slower in Queens because it’s not as close to downtown Manhattan as many parts of Brooklyn. Geographically, getting from Queens to Midtown is easier than getting down to Wall Street, though there have been studies that prove that proximity to and density of transportation are not the sole defining factors of gentrification.

If you’re a foodie, Queens is the place to be. The borough is known for its real authentic cuisines. From Thai to Greek, Queens (as the most diverse urban area in the country) truly masters its food and it's all authentic and delicious.

Getting Around

The public transportation system of New York City is expansive and reliable. However, the subways in Queens don’t service the full borough. In many neighborhoods, cars are required for transportation, or a healthy patience for the bus is needed. Queens has the reputation of resembling suburbia, and when you get far enough out into the borough, you understand why. Quiet streets, with single family homes, and cars parked out front or in covered driveways. Back yards, front yards, maybe a trampoline. Queens has the full spectrum of urban and suburban living. The Long Island Railroad (LIRR) is commonly used to get to Manhattan there are 23 LIRR stations in Queens.

Mayor Michael Bloomberg's decade in office saw a dramatic increase in NYC support for bikers. Queens has seen countless new miles of bike lanes over the last few years. Citibike, however, has only made it as far as the more Southern and western neighborhoods (Long Island City, Sunnyside, and Maspeth). While biking alongside seemingly reckless cab drivers, aggressive bus drivers, and blind-spot laden delivery trucks is not for everyone, a bike during rush hour traffic can often be faster than any other mode of transportation, especially when there is no direct subway line to your destination. Or if you’re out in quieter Queens, a bike ride may quickly more recreational than utilitarian.

Check it Out
  • Take the train out to Citi Field and cheer for the Mets at their new(ish) stadium. Have a drink and try to catch one of those long balls.
  • Check out Chinatown in Flushing and make sure to sample some amazing dumplings while you’re at it.
  • MoMA PS1 always has an amazing and cutting-edge show to check out plus it’s in a beautiful Romanesque Revival style building.
  • Lay out in the grass at Socrates Sculpture Park; enjoy the art and the outdoors and the incredible view of Manhattan.

Cost of Living
Queens is cheaper than Manhattan and Brooklyn, though still far more expensive than the average US city. In 2010 Queens’s composite cost of living (based on annual data) was 59.0% higher than the average US urban area. Also in 2010 the Queens cost of housing was a healthy 130.8% higher than the average US urban area.


Noteworthy Universities
  • Queens College
  • St. John’s University
  • Long Island University
Median Rents for Queens
Studio Apartments $2,135
1 Bedroom Apartments $2,200
2 Bedroom Apartments $2,800
3 Bedroom Apartments -
4 Bedroom Apartments -
Public Transportation
A
0.49 mi - Howard Beach (159th Ave and 103rd St)
A
C
2.14 mi - Euclid Av (Pitkin)
3
2.45 mi - New Lots Av (Livonia Ave and Ashford St)
J
Z
2.55 mi - Crescent St (Fulton St and Pine St)
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