Ridgewood

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $2,200, min $1,400 - max $4,800

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 4 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #108 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #64 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Internet Access
  • Pest Free
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Public Transport

Not great for

  • Parking
  • Nightlife

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“Underrated & super clean town next to Brooklyn“

Located close to Brooklyn, Ridgewood is a small and lovely neighborhood that boasts a very convenient location and easy transportation. It is less than twenty minutes from Manhattan by subway and is extremely clean and well maintained. This tightly knit community has numerous civic organizations ... Read more

NatM • Dec 24, 2011
“Far, far away from the beaten NYC path“

I'm actually dreaming of the day I can move into a 1 bedroom in Ridgewood. All of my friends - like much of our twenty-something demographic - seem to live in Brooklyn, but I sort of have my heart set on Queens.

From what I understand Ridgewood offers apartments to be admired - at leas... Read more

BroadwayBK • Jan 02, 2010
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Restaurants (39)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (28)

BBQ Joints (1)

Diners (3)

Salad Places (1)

Gastropubs (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (6)

Other

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Shopping (26)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (21)

Dog Run & Pet Services (5)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (27)

Banks (11)

Playgrounds (6)

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