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Living in Whitestone New York

Whitestone is the 191st most walkable neighborhood in New York with 30,448 residents.

Whitestone has good public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Clearview, College Point, Flushing, Throgs Neck, Auburndale, Castle Hill and Country Club.

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Walk Score of Whitestone, New York, NY

Whitestone is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Photo of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Whitestone, New York

Immanuel Lutheran Church

Photo of Whitestone Shopping Center in Whitestone, New York

Whitestone Shopping Center

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Whitestone New York.

Whitestone is the 191st most walkable neighborhood in New York with a Walk Score of 70.

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

Whitestone Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Whitestone to other New York neighborhoods.

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Population

189 Holliswood 71 76 41 8,048
190 Clifton 71 65 51 9,661
191 Whitestone 70 56 47 30,448
192 Howard Beach 69 66 60 26,240
193 New Brighton 69 65 39 10,494

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 74 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Whitestone.

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

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thumbnail for Powells CoveSitting at Powell Cove, people can get a beautiful view of the East River, the Hutchinson River Expressway, as well as the New York skyline. Located in #Whitestone Queens, Powell Cove is a great spot for photos, picnics, or just relaxing by the water.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Powells Cove

Transit Score of Whitestone, New York, NY

Whitestone has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Whitestone New York apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Whitestone has good public transportation and about 11 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

Bike Score of Whitestone, New York, NY

Whitestone is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Saint Luke's Roman Catholic Church in Whitestone, New York

Saint Luke's Roman Catholic Church

Photo of Powell's Cove Park in Whitestone, New York

Powell's Cove Park

Photo of P.S. 79 Francis Lewis in Whitestone, New York

P.S. 79 Francis Lewis

Photo of Bronx-Whitestone Bridge in Whitestone, New York

Bronx-Whitestone Bridge

thumbnail for Francis Lewis ParkThe Francis Lewis Park is a scenic park located in #Whitestone, Queens. From the park, one can get beautiful views of the Whitestone Bridge, the East River, and the New York skyline.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Francis Lewis Park

thumbnail for Saint Nicholas Orthodox ChurchOne of the most beautiful pieces of architecture in #Whitestone Queens is probably the Saint Nicholas Church. St. Nicholas Orthodox Church was founded in 1916 as a parish of the North American Missionary Archdiocese of the Russian Orthodox Chuch. After the Russian revolution of 1917, the parish became part of the Metropolia, renamed the Orthodox Church in America (OCA) in 1970 after receving autocephaly (independence) from the Moscow Patriarchate.

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church

thumbnail for Immanuel Lutheran ChurchA beautiful church on the corner of 150th street and 11th avenue in #Whitestone Queens, the Immanuel Lutheran Church is a quaint little parish. The mission statement of the parish is “Learning, Living and Sharing Christ’s Love with All!"

Kathleen Patricia Odenthal
on Immanuel Lutheran Church

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