Kew Gardens Hills, Queens

Kew Gardens Hills, Queens

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Kew Gardens Hills, Queens

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Kew Gardens Hills, also sometimes incorrectly referred to as Kew Garden Hills, is a one-square mile sub-neighborhood of Flushing in the New York City borough of Queens. The western border is Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, on the north is Jewel Avenue, on the south is Union Turnpike and to the east is Parsons Boulevard (or 164th Street). Kew Gardens Hills roughly encompasses ZIP code 11367. The neighborhood is part of Queens Community Board 8., New York City. Accessed September 3, 2007

Main arteries through the neighborhood are Main Street, Jewel Avenue, and Kissena Boulevard. Main arteries around the perimeter of the neighborhood are Union Turnpike, Horace Harding Expressway, Kissena Boulevard and Parsons Boulevard. Highways to the neighborhood include the Long Island Expressway, Grand Central Parkway, Van Wyck Expressway, and the Jackie Robinson Parkway (Interborough).

Kew Gardens Hills is made easily accessible thanks to the expressways surrounding it and the quick commute on the Q46 bus to the Union Turnpike-Kew Gardens subway station.

Adjacent neighborhoods include Forest Hills to the west, Hillcrest to the east, Briarwood to the south, and te sub-neighborhood of Queensboro Hill to the north.

History and development

Kew Gardens Hills is a relatively young Queens community, when compared to other neighborhoods in the borough, with its earliest homes built in 1917 off of Union Turnpike.

In the 19th century, the area was farmland and in the early 20th...
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