Broad Channel

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $2,500, min $2,500 - max $2,500

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me

Commute

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Crime level

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Lower, rank #227 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #148 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Peace & Quiet
  • Clean & Green
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Parking
  • Childcare

Not great for

  • Public Transport

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Beach Lovers
“Small & quiet island in the Rockaways“

Broad Channel is a small island development that’s about a mile long. It has parks, the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, and a lovely beach. Like many other communities in the Rockaways, it has access to the A train, but it’s still quite a trek to Manhattan, so it probably isn’t the best choice for s... Read more

NatM • Dec 21, 2011
“Broad Channel, a small island community“

Broad Channel is located in Queens, New York. It is an interesting neighborhood, built upon landfill, but has a rich present, and is home to families and more established people. The island is connected by bridges to other parts of Queens.

Though it eventually became somewhat of a summ... Read more

Langleyman • May 17, 2009
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What do you think about this neighborhood?

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me