Kew Gardens Hills

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $1,875, min $1,550 - max $2,850

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 #202 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Lower, rank #219 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Eating Out
  • Childcare
  • Clean & Green
  • Internet Access
  • Parking

Not great for

  • No ratings yet

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Singles
  • Professionals
“Tiny Jewish community“

This tiny community east of the Van Wyck is just about one square mile. The vast majority of its residents are Orthodox Jewish, which is reflected in the community's synagogues, kosher restaurants / markets, and Jewish schools. It's very hard to find houses here, but it's easier to find apartment... Read more

NatM • Dec 23, 2011
“Hot spot for the settled-down lifestyle“

This incredibly quiet neighborhood (even on weekends) would be ideal for a family or someone who was looking to retire away from the bustle of Manhattan without ever actually leaving the city completely. Good luck finding real estate here, though, as the neighborhood is only about a square mile t... Read more

GrandStGlitter • Apr 13, 2009
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Nightclubs (1)

Movie Theaters & Theaters (1)

Parks & Gardens (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