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A family-friendly community with a small town vibe.
Studio / 1 BR
71% Complete
1,700
2 Bedrooms
81% Complete
1,950
3 Bedrooms
94% Complete
2,250
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete
2,400

Good For
  • Empty nesters / Retirees
  • Families

 

What's around
  • 11 Schools
  • 39 Grocery stores/markets
  • 11 Banks
  • 17 Nightlife options
  • 13 Fitness options
  • 141 Restaurants
  • 111 Shops

 


PUBLIC TRANSITGood

WALKABILITYGood
Safety

Maspeth has a low violent crime rate and a low property crime rate for New York City.

  WHAT’S LIVING IN Maspeth LIKE?

Maspeth is a large, solidly blue collar neighborhood in Queens that is split between a residential area and an industrial area where many of its residents work. This is a tightknit community of multi-generational families where people know each other and stop to say hello on the street. Despite being only a few miles from Manhattan it has a small town feel.

Grand Avenue is the main commercial thoroughfare here and is lined with mom-and-pop shops, restaurants, and several Irish pubs.

Housing here is relatively affordable compared to other parts of the city. You'll find a good selection of apartments for rent and single-family houses or townhomes to buy.

There are no trains in Maspeth but several buses come through town so public transit is efficient for those without cars. It also has quick access to a couple major highways.

Maspeth is bordered on the west and north by Woodside, on the east by Elmhurst and Middle Village, and on the south by Ridgewood.

 

Commute:
Wall Street: 9.1 miles / 30-60 minutes by car / 65-75 minutes by transit
Rockefeller Center: 5.7 miles / 25-60 minutes by car / 60 minutes by transit
Jersey City: 15.3 miles / 45-90 minutes by car / 80-90 minutes by transit
Downtown Brooklyn: 6.9 miles / 30-60 minutes by car / 75-85 minutes by transit

Maspeth New York City Neighborhood Photo

 

Local Flavor   Maspeth LOCAL schools

PK-8 GRADES
Holy Cross School Hall
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.15 mi
6-12 GRADES
Martin Luther School
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.20 mi
PK-8 GRADES
St Stanislaus Kostka School
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.29 mi
K-9 GRADES
Ps 9
Parent Rating:
Type:Public
Distance:0.57 mi
PK-6 GRADES
Ps 153 Maspeth
Parent Rating:
Type:Public
Distance:0.66 mi

 

Photo Credits: Thanks to @maspeth_queens_ny, @UnitedWarVeterans , @bridgeandtunnelbrew, @heart_of_queens, @queenshometeam, @thrumyeyes21,@srpalm for your great photos of this neighborhood! 

 

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