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Where is Queens County, New York?

location of Queens county on a map

Queens County is a county equivalent area found in New York, USA.

With a total 461.09 sq. km of land and water area, Queens County, New York is the 3051st largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 2,321,580 people, Queens County has a total 841190 households earning 57001 on average per year.

Queens is the home to this professional sports team: Mets (MLB)

Queens County, New York - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 36081
Area Codes 718
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Jamaica (population: 228,673), Flushing (population: 223,474), Astoria (population: 151,273), Corona (population: 112,003), Elmhurst (population: 102,720), Ridgewood (population: 100,450), Woodside (population: 91,523), East Elmhurst (population: 79,756), Far Rockaway (population: 73,306), Forest Hills (population: 70,028)
Land Area 896,367 sq miles
Water Area 109 sq miles
Household Income $57,001
Housing Units 841,190
Median Home Value $450,900
High School Grads 80% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 30% of population
Retail Spending $6,404 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $2,223,352 per capita
Universities and Colleges Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology, Bramson ORT College, St Vincent Catholic Medical Center School of Nursing-Brooklyn and Queens, Empire Beauty School-Queens, CUNY Queens College, CUNY Queensborough Community College, CUNY School of Law at Queens College, CUNY York College, Midway Paris Beauty School, Rabbinical Seminary of America, Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.