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Living in South Jamaica New York

South Jamaica is the 161st most walkable neighborhood in New York with 30,821 residents.

South Jamaica has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Rochdale, Jamaica, Springfield Gardens, South Ozone Park, St. Albans, Jamaica Hills and Briarwood.

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Walk Score of South Jamaica, New York, NY

South Jamaica is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in South Jamaica New York.

South Jamaica is the 161st most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 77.

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

South Jamaica New York Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 117-36 165th St #2CN in the South Jamaica area
$2,630
2 bed
Walk Score 79
Rental info for 162-08 144th Avenue in the South Jamaica area
$1,650
Studio
Walk Score 81

South Jamaica Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South Jamaica to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

159 Westerleigh 78 57 49 22,157
160 Tompkinsville 78 69 38 8,383
161 South Jamaica 77 65 53 30,821
162 Randall Manor 77 57 45 2,036
163 New Dorp 77 64 57 9,709

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 85 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Jamaica.

People in South Jamaica can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Bike Score of South Jamaica, New York, NY

South Jamaica is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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