Cambria Heights

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $1,200, min $1,200 - max $2,200

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

Crime level

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Average, rank #82 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #137 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Parking
  • Childcare
  • Clean & Green
  • Internet Access
  • Lack of Traffic

Not great for

  • Nightlife

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“Peaceful suburban neighborhood“

The hometown of stars like Lena Horne and Jackie Robinson, Cambria Heights is a clean and quiet suburb on the border of Queens and Brooklyn. While the town used to have a heavy Russian and Italian population, it is now a predominantly African American town. While this isn't a very exciting place ... Read more

NatM • Dec 22, 2011
“Peaceful, suburban, and lots of globe lanterns“

Cambria Heights is a neighborhood located in the southeastern area of Queens. Surrounding communities include Queens Village to the north, St. Albans to the west, and Laurelton to the south. Cambria Heights runs along the Belt Parkway, which separates it from Nassau County.

Cambria Hei... Read more

BrendaR • Mar 30, 2009
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Street view

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