Queens, New York

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Population in July 2007: 2,277,251.
Males: 1,096,620  (48.2%)
Females: 1,180,631  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  35.4 years
New York median age:  35.9 years
Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,599 (it was $42,439 in 2000)
Queens:

$56,599
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,463 (it was $19,222 in 2000)

Queens borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $439,500 (it was $206,200 in 2000)
Queens:

$439,500
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $469,665; Detached houses: $533,945; Townhouses or other attached units: $502,023; In 2-unit structures: $491,801; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $549,863; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $295,221; Mobile homes: $144,410
  • Races in Queens, NY (2000)

    Queens races chart
    • 732,89532.9%White alone
    • 556,60525.0%Hispanic
    • 422,83119.0%Black alone
    • 389,30317.5%Asian alone
    • 92,5114.1%Two or more races
    • 28,0981.3%Other race alone
    • 6,2750.3%American Indian alone
    • 8610.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Queens: 177.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 109.2 square miles.

Population density: 20,847 people per square mile   (very high).

For population 25 years and over in Queens:

  • High school or higher: 74.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Queens borough:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 7.0%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Queens, New York as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Queens to the number of sex offenders is 759,084 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Queens borough:  0.7% ($1,523)
New York:  1.9% ($2,847)
Queens satellite photo by USGS

Nearest cities: Bellerose Terrace, NY (2.3 miles ), New York, NY (2.3 miles ), Bellerose, NY (2.3 miles ), Floral Park, NY (2.5 miles ), North Valley Stream, NY (2.5 miles ), Elmont, NY (2.5 miles ), South Floral Park, NY (2.5 miles ), Harbor Hills, NY (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 40.71 N, Longitude: 73.82 W

Queens household income distribution Queens home values distribution

Queens tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Queens: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Queens, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Queens, New York average temperatures Queens, New York average precipitation Queens, New York humidity Queens, New York wind speed Queens, New York snowfall Queens, New York sunshine Queens, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Queens-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.1 miles away from the Queens borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/7/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the borough center injured 6 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Queens-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 225.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 119.5 miles away from Queens center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 261.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 216.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.0 miles away from Queens center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Queens County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Blizzards: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Christopher Walken - (born 1943), actor, Bob Costas - (born 1952), sports commentator, broadcaster, talk show host, Hank Azaria - (born 1964), comedian, Cyndi Lauper - (born 1953), singer, John Frusciante - (born 1971), musician ("The Red Hot Chili Peppers"), Martin Scorsese - (born 1942), movie director, Al Roker - (born 1954), television presenter, Charlie Villanueva - NBA player (Toronto Raptors, born: Aug 24, 1984), Chris Baker - 2005 NFL player (New York Jets, born: Nov 18, 1979), Jim Mecir - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Florida Marlins, born: May 16, 1970).

Hospitals and medical centers in Queens:

  • HOLLISWOOD PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (87 37 PALERMO STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Queens:

  • JAMAICA HOSP HHA (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • JAMAICA HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • JAMAICA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • JAMAICA HOSPITAL T C U (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • HOWARD PARK - BERNARD FINESON (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HOWARD BEACH, NY)
  • UCPA OF QUEENS (Hospital, about 3 miles away; JAMAICA, NY)
  • FLUSHING HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; FLUSHING, NY)

Amtrak stations:

  • KENNEDY AIRPORT NEW YORK () - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • LA GUARDIA AIRPORT () - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.

College/University in Queens:

  • St John's University-New York (Full-time enrollment: 15,175; Location: 8000 Utopia Pky; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.stjohns.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Queens:

  • CUNY York College (about 2 miles; Jamaica, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,312)
  • CUNY Queens College (about 2 miles; Flushing, NY; FT enrollment: 15,769)
  • CUNY Queensborough Community College (about 5 miles; Bayside, NY; FT enrollment: 11,931)
  • CUNY LaGuardia Community College (about 7 miles; Long Island City, NY; FT enrollment: 14,398)
  • SUNY Maritime College (about 7 miles; Throggs Neck, NY; FT enrollment: 2,098)
  • Pratt Institute-Main (about 8 miles; Brooklyn, NY; FT enrollment: 4,770)
  • CUNY Medgar Evers College (about 8 miles; Brooklyn, NY; FT enrollment: 5,096)

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Notable locations in Queens: Glen Oaks Golf Club (A), Forest Hills Stadium (B), Bayside Station (C), Aqueduct Racetrack (D), Auburndale Station (E), Holban Yards (F), Louis Armstrong Stadium (G), Queens Atrium Corporate Center (H), Sunnyside Yards (I), Tower Yards (J), Arverne Incinerator (K), Arverne Station (L), Brood Channel Station (M), Edgemere Station (N), Hammels Station (O), Holland Station (P), Incinerator Number 5 (Q), Rockaway Park Station (R), Seaside Station (S), The Raunt Station (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Pathmark Shopping Center (1), Rego Park Shopping Center (2), Bay Terrace Shopping Center (3), Landmark Plaza Shopping Center (4), Fresh Meadows Shopping Center (5), College Point Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Queens include: Eun Chong Bible Presbyterian Church (A), Evangelistic Church of Our Lord (B), Elmhurst Baptist Church (C), Elim Presbyterian Church (D), El Amanecer De La Esperanza (E), Ebenezer Baptist Church (F), East Elmhurst Congregation (G), Dov Revel Synagogue (H), Disciples Church of New York (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Grace Cemetery (1), Mount Lebanon Cemetery (2), Saint Johns Cemetery (3), Saint Michaels Cemetery (4), Mount Olivet Cemetery (5), B'nai Jeshurum and Shereth Israel Cemetery (6), Knollwood Park Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Kissena Lake (A), Meadow Lake (B), Oakland Lake (C), East Pond (D), Willow Lake (E), West Pond (F), Goose Pond (G), Baisley Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Steinway Creek (A), Flushing Creek (B), Alley Creek (C), Ralph Creek (D), Spring Creek (E), Betts Creek (F), Valley Stream (G), Mill Creek (H), Hook Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Queens include: Kissena Park (1), Rufus King Park (2), Juniper Valley Park (3), Springfield Park (4), Astoria Play Center and Swimming Pool (5), Poppenhusen Memorial (6), Richmond Hill War Memorial (7), Jacob Riis Park (8), Tenney Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Rockaway Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Queens County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 100. This is worse than average.

City:

100
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.241. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.241
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 17.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.80
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0147
Average household size:
This borough:  2.8 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  67.5%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This borough:

14.6%
Whole state:

14.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This borough:

7.3%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Queens in 2010:

  • 13,402 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3,408 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 3,366 people in college/university student housing
  • 2,296 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2,224 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 1,295 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 902 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 414 people in state prisons
  • 234 people in federal detention centers
  • 173 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 118 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 78 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 47 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 10 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 7 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Queens in 2000:

  • 11,600 people in nursing homes
  • 5,877 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 1,105 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 1,010 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 947 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 865 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 821 people in religious group quarters
  • 795 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 615 people in state prisons
  • 483 people in other group homes
  • 476 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 467 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 428 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
  • 383 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 331 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 262 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 107 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 91 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 74 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 44 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 44 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 38 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 23 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 14 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 11 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 6 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped

Queens compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.6
New York average:

14.2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (31%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Queens borough (based on Queens County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic677,520100
Other216,495318
Evangelical Protestant84,683580
Mainline Protestant47,425207
Black Protestant40,63070
Orthodox35,76531
None1,128,204-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1,122
Queens County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 198
Queens County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 96
Queens County:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,404
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Queens County:

23.3%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.7%
State:

15.6%

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New York average:

5.06%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($467 average AGI)
Queens County:

0.06%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kings County, NY  1.28% ($39,054 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.71% ($47,594)
from Nassau County, NY  0.45% ($47,779)


5.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
New York average:

5.46%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($590 average AGI)
Queens County:

0.08%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kings County, NY  1.01% ($34,369 average AGI)
to Nassau County, NY  0.71% ($71,117)
to New York County, NY  0.65% ($53,211)

Strongest AM radio stations in Queens:

  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WWRL (1600 AM; 25 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Queens:

  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WLIR-FM (92.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING COMPANY INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Queens:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • W29CF (Channel 29; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: 7TH DAY ADVENTIST COMMUNITY HEALTH)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Queens)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Queens, NY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

231 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Queens)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18 105 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 132J , Serial Number: 18-2233, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 03/02/1961
    Registrant (Corporation): Overseas Aviation Activities Inc, 107 01 Monterey St, Queens Village, NY 11429
  • Aircraft: PITCAIRN PA-6 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15307 , Serial Number: 159, Year manufactured: 1935, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 23316 87th Ave, Queens Village, NY 11427
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 417AF , Serial Number: 28-3985, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Frank Jimenez, 80-15 Grenfell St Apt F19 / Kew Gardens, Queens, NY 11415
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 51435 , Serial Number: T437146, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): James J Mcquade, 221 62 92 Rd, Queens Village, NY 00000
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-310 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 162 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 69VN , Serial Number: 317300921, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 10/06/2005
    Registrant (Corporation): Challenge Air LLC, 20922 Hillside Ave, Queens Village, NY 11427
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7GCAA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 87108 , Serial Number: 298-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Warren Weinstein, 8339 116th 5a Kew Gardens, Queens, NY 11418
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 87619 , Serial Number: 32-40752, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 03/13/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Shannon S Singh, 123-07 Liberty Ave, Queens, NY 11419

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