Rockaway Park

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $1,200, min $1,000 - max $2,900

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 #93 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #35 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Lack of Traffic
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Childcare
  • Clean & Green
  • Cost of Living

Not great for

  • Public Transport
  • Nightlife

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
“Quiet and inaccessible“

While I'm not much of a fan of any of the towns on the Rockaway Peninsula, I have to admit that these waterfront towns are lovely. Seaside is no exception, with its waterfront high-rise apartment complexes. This town has an important cultural history, as it has been featured in books, TV shows, a... Read more

NatM • Dec 24, 2011
“Fancy condos, but not exactly a thrilling neighborhood“

This is the neighborhood to come if you’re looking to purchase a high-rise condo, though why anyone would want one here is beyond me – the Hamptons seem like the better choice for swankier living. But still, Seaside has its own quaint sort of appeal, though it is a bit strange to see high rise co... Read more

GrandStGlitter • Apr 13, 2009
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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