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Jamaica, New York, 11432
Studio/1 Bedroom$1,500 - $2,500
2 Bedrooms$2,350 - $3,000
Jamaica, New York, 11432
Studio/1 Bedroom$1,160 - $1,489
2 Bedrooms$1,489 - $1,689
Long Island City, New York, 11101
Studio/1 Bedroom$2,175 - $3,119
2 Bedrooms$3,811 - $4,259
New York, New York, 10025
Studio/1 Bedroom$3,275 - $4,380
2 Bedrooms$5,985 - $6,090
3 Bedrooms$6,495 - $6,650
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If you are a new resident and need a roomy apartment in Jamaica there are a wide variety of places - you will find a variety of options in a lot of lovely areas around the city. Need a certain amenity like a fully carpeted interior or a electric crimson apartment? Use our search filters to find that perfect place in Jamaica.
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Jamaica, New York
Jamaica, Queens, is part of one of the five boroughs of New York City. Lying across the East River from Manhattan, the city has approximately 90,000 residents and is densely populated with a diverse ethnic mixture of nationalities. The city was not named after the Caribbean island but after an Algonquin tribe who lived there early on.
Jamaica is very walkable with excellent subway, bus and train service into Manhattan and to the other boroughs. The huge amount of renewal going on in areas of Jamaica and much of the historic character is being restored. With its close proximity to Manhattan, Jamaica is not only a great place to have a home base, it also offers many work opportunities because of efforts to make it a premier business center. Your Jamaica apartment is just a start to being in the middle of it all.
There are two main centers in Jamaica for shopping and strolling. Jamaica Avenue and Hillside Avenue. Both offer abundant shopping and are the centers of the area. Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning offers not only shows but art and performance classes to area residents. Rufus King Park is a soccer heaven where the many nationalities practice and play their national sport. You'll even find a little British cricket played there too. With subway service to Manhattan, you will also be only minutes away from all the world-class institutions of NYC.
Once in your Jamaica apartment, you'll start to find the many fantastic ethnic cuisines of the area. Of course, you'll find burgers and American food but the best of the best will be places like Sagar Sweets which is a 100% Bengali serving up the best roast chicken anywhere. El Rey is Dominican Ecuadorian and you'll want to try their version of roasted chicken - totally different and great. New Kabana is Pakistani and while it might be a hole in the wall, the food rocks.
Nightlife in Jamaica depends on what country you want to go to! For Caribbean try Club Tobago, or La Buena for Dominican music. The list goes on and on and it just depends on what you like. There are sports bars like Van Wyck Sports Bar & Grill where you can play pool, drink cold brew and watch games. The neighborhood around your Jamaica apartment will have plenty of places within a short walk
Jamaica is a great gateway to NYC!
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