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Living in Forest Hills New York

Forest Hills is the 102nd most walkable neighborhood in New York with 51,010 residents.

Forest Hills has world-class public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Rego Park, Forest Park, Kew Gardens, Kew Gardens Hills, Woodhaven, Richmond Hill and Corona.

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Walk Score of Forest Hills, New York, NY

Forest Hills is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Roman Catholic Church, Forest Hills, NY

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Forest Hills Greenmarket

Daily errands do not require a car in Forest Hills New York.

Forest Hills is the 102nd most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 91.

Find apartments in New York's most walkable neighborhoods: Little Italy, NoHo and NoLita.

Forest Hills New York Apartments for Rent

Forest Hills Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Forest Hills to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

100 Red Hook 91 61 86 10,225
101 Van Nest 91 85 51 13,918
102 Forest Hills 91 90 55 51,010
103 Midwood 91 83 65 73,615
104 Gravesend 91 81 64 100,536

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 257 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Forest Hills.

People in Forest Hills can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Jade Eatery & Lounge

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The Family Restaurant

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thumbnail for Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Roman Catholic Church, Forest Hills, NYA vibrant Catholic Faith Community in Forest Hills.

Andrew Chan
on Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Roman Catholic Church, Forest Hills, NY

Transit Score of Forest Hills, New York, NY

Forest Hills is a Rider’s Paradise

World-class public transportation. Find Forest Hills New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Forest Hills has world-class public transportation and about 21 bus, 7 rail and 4 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Forest Hills on public transit.

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Forest Hills has about 6 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Bike Score of Forest Hills, New York, NY

Forest Hills is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Public Transit Stop in Kew Garden Hills Queens

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Wafels & Dinges, Forest Hills, NY

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Long Island Rail Rd, Forest Hills, NY

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Forest Hills Gardens

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MacDonald's Park, Forest Hills, NY

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Residential Kew Gardens Hills Queens

thumbnail for Forest Hills GreenmarketSupport the local economy and local farmers at Forest Hills Greenmarket on Sundays.

Andrew Chan
on Forest Hills Greenmarket

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Continental Avenue subway stop

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Chics Place

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107-0-107-30 66th Avenue

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Sakura-Ya Japanese Mart

thumbnail for Public Transit Stop in Kew Garden Hills QueensThis subway station in #KewGardensHills Queens is located conveniently at the corner of popular Queens Blvd. and Kew Gardens Blvd. With easy access to shopping, dining, parks and other recreational activities, this E and F subway stop is a convenient subway stop for Queens locals.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Public Transit Stop in Kew Garden Hills Queens

Photo of Mr. Vino's Cucina in Forest Hills, New York

Mr. Vino's Cucina

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West Side Tennis Club

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East Ocean Palace

thumbnail for Jade Eatery & LoungeCheck out this trendy Asian-Fusion restaurant and lounge located in prestigious Forest Hills Gardens

Andrew Chan
on Jade Eatery & Lounge

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