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197th Street

Commute to Downtown Elmont

Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips.


Flat as a pancake, minimal bike lanes.

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197th Street

197th Street has a Walk Score of 69 out of 100. This location is Somewhat Walkable so some errands can be accomplished on foot.

197th Street is a 11 minute walk from the Hempstead and the Oyster Bay at the Hollis stop.

This location is in the Hollis neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Haggerty Park, Bellaire Playground and Hollis Veterans Square.

Nearby schools include PS 35 Nathaniel Woodhull School, Holy Trinity Community School and Incarnation School.

The closest grocery stores are Magnolia Blossoms Corporation, C-Town Supermarkets and S L Grocery.

Nearby coffee shops include Coffee Direct Inc, Dunkin' Donuts and Dunkin' Donuts. Nearby restaurants include 197 Chicken Corporation, 197 Chicken Corporation and Altagracia Restaurant & Bar.

197th Street is near Peters Field, Major Mark Park and The Ballpark at Saint John's.

There are minimal bike lanes and the terrain is flat as a pancake. 197th Street is bikeable, there is some bike infrastructure.

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Excellent Transit

197th Street has excellent transit which means transit is convenient for most trips. Car sharing is available from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Rail lines:

  • Hempstead

    0.4 mi

  • Oyster Bay

    0.4 mi

  • E 8 Avenue Local

    1.1 mi

  • F Queens Blvd Express/ 6 Av Local

    1.1 mi

Bus lines:

  • Q1 Queens Village / Bellerose - Jamaica

    0.2 mi

  • Q77 Laurelton - Jamaica

    0.2 mi

  • Q36 Floral Park or Little Neck - Jamaica

    0.2 mi

  • X68 Floral Park - Midtown Manhattan Express

    0.2 mi

  • Q43 Floral Park - Jamaica

    0.2 mi

  • Q76 College Point - Jamaica

    0.2 mi

  • n22 Jamaica - Hicksville

    0.2 mi

  • n22A Jamaica - Roosevelt Field

    0.2 mi

  • n24 Jamaica - Hicksville/Roosevelt Field

    0.2 mi

  • n26 Jamaica - Great Neck

    0.2 mi

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Hollis Neighborhood

197th Street is in the Hollis neighborhood. Hollis is the 149th most walkable neighborhood in New York with a neighborhood Walk Score of 79.

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