Jamaica Hills

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $1,350, min $1,150 - max $1,599

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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Average, rank #182 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Lower, rank #204 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Internet Access
  • Medical Facilities
  • Public Transport
  • Shopping Options
  • Clean & Green

Not great for

  • Nightlife
  • Childcare
  • Cost of Living
  • Eating Out
  • Gym & Fitness

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Professionals
  • Singles
“Peaceful & diverse“

Jamaica Hills is a peaceful residential area in Queens. There are lots of apartments, co-ops, and private homes on tree-lined streets. The population is extremely diverse, with a pretty good mix of Hispanic, African American, South Asian, and Caucasian residents. There is a huge Muslim Center. Pr... Read more

NatM • Dec 23, 2011
“Nice place for a boring family or retirement life“

According to the people who live here, the name of their neighborhood is actually singular – even if the rest of the world (and many of the actual inhabitants) know it as “Jamaica Hills.” This neighborhood is a peaceful enclave for numerous immigrants of different backgrounds – the people-scape i... Read more

GrandStGlitter • Apr 13, 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