Sunnyside

Queens

Summary

Median rental price: $1,900, min $1,250 - max $6,200

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 6 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #163 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #65 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Public Transport
  • Medical Facilities
  • Childcare
  • Schools
  • Safe & Sound

Not great for

  • No ratings yet

Who lives here?

  • Families with kids
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian
“Twentysomething Transplant Perspective“

I lived in Sunnyside for 8-9 months while working as a young professional, first in Long Island City and then in downtown Manhattan, and it was perfect for me. I paid dirt-cheap (for NYC--$700/mo) rent for a pretty, spacious room in a newly remodeled 3BR, 2 bath third-floor walkup with 2 (count '... Read more

babelgazing • Apr 21, 2014
“Diverse and affordable“

I may be slightly biased here: I have never been much of a fan of this area. Rent is unbelievably cheap (for New York City), and there are plenty of inexpensive restaurants and public transportation connections in Sunnyside. By subway, the commute to/from the city should only take about 10-15 min... Read more

NatM • Dec 20, 2011
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Restaurants (48)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (24)

BBQ Joints (1)

Diners (5)

Gastropubs (1)

Food Courts & Trucks (10)

Other

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Shopping (18)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (20)

Dog Run & Pet Services (6)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (27)

Banks (6)

Playgrounds (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