Ditmars Steinway

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $2,000, min $1,200 - max $6,500

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

There are 2 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #146 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #78 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Clean & Green
  • Eating Out
  • Internet Access
  • Public Transport

Not great for

  • No ratings yet

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
  • Tourists
“Convenient, cheap, and culturally diverse“

The small Ditmars-Steinway area of Astoria is incredibly diverse; while the population is predominately Caucasian, there are also significant numbers of Hispanic, Asian, and African American residents. Residents are also diverse in age, with retirees and young people all choosing to live here. Th... Read more

NatM • Dec 22, 2011
“Named after the famous piano-maker“

Ditmars Steinway is a neighborhood in northwestern Queens which lies within Astoria and is bounded to the north by Bowery Bay. As the name implies, Ditmars Steinway was named after the piano maker, Steinway & Sons, who was a major land-owner and developer of the neighborhood. Locals refer to the ... Read more

BrendaR • Mar 30, 2009
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (37)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (22)

BBQ Joints (2)

Diners (6)

Gastropubs (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (2)

Entertainment

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Bars and Pubs (14)

Nightclubs (4)

Movie Theaters & Theaters (2)

Music Venues (3)

Parks & Gardens (18)

Arts and Museums (3)

Other

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Shopping (30)

Beauty Salons (1)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (17)

Dog Run & Pet Services (10)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (29)

Banks (8)

Playgrounds (5)

Shared Car Services (1)

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