Fresh Meadows

Fresh Meadows


Fresh Meadows, NY – 11365, 11366
Neighborhood Description:


Once a Farm Town, Fresh Meadows in North Eastern Queens is home to St. John's University, and has historically been home to one of New York City's most thriving Jewish communities, with the Jewish population at around 60%. However, there has been an increasing number of younger, Asian Americans moving into the neighborhood that are being attracted by the neighborhood's one, and two-family attached and detached homes, co-ops, and large high-rise apartment rentals in the last several years. In 2003 The Klein Farm, dating back to 1895 and the last of the working farms in Fresh Meadows was sold to Real Estate developers. It had been one of the four remaining farms left in New York City, the last three are all located in Queens.

Geographic Boundaries:

Francis Lewis Boulevard and Cunningham Park border Fresh Meadows to the East, 358-acre Cunningham Park is on the southeastern corner, while to the South it is bordered by Union Turnpike. The North is bordered by Kissena Park and 53rd Avenue, and the West is bordered by 164th Street. There is shopping along Union Turnpike, and 188th Street and Horace Harding Expressway.

Fresh Meadows Real Estate Pricing Guide*:
  • Rentals: 1BR, $1,000-$1,400; 2BR, $1,400-$3,000; 3BR, $1,500+; House, $2,000+
  • Co-ops: $150k-$500k (1-bed, $180k-$200k)
  • Condos: $250k-$700k (1-bed $260K+)
  • Detached 1-Family: $500k+ (some new-construction Colonials or McMansions - $1-2M)
  • Attached 1-Family: $450K+
  • 2-Family Houses: $750K+
  • *Source: MLS November 2008

Fresh Meadows Demographics:

  • Population: 37,597
  • Median Age: 39
  • Median Household Income: $64,749
  • Households with Children: 34.2%
  • Homes Owned: 52%
  • Homes Rented: 43.3%
  • Homes Vacant: 4.6%
Local Schools

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Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

Specialized/Private Schools

  • PS 154
  • PS 173
  • PS 200 Pomonok
  • PS 154
  • PS 173
  • PS 200 Pomonok
  • PS 26 Rufus King
  • MS 216 George J. Ryan
  • PS 200 Pomonok
  • The Solomon Schechter School of Queens
  • Holy Family Catholic Academy
  • St. Nicolas of Tolentine Catholic Academy
  • St. Francis Prep

Post Office
193-04 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Phone: (800) ASK-USPS

193-20 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Phone: (718) 454-7272

187-05 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
Phone: (718) 454-2786

Local Police & Fire Departments:

107th Precinct
71-01 Parsons Boulevard
Flushing, NY 11365
Phone: (718) 969-5100
Detective: (718) 969-6844

Local FDNY Engine 315 & Ladder 125

159-06 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
Phone: Call 911

Contact Information

Julia Shildkret Real Estate Group LLC
187-24 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows NY 11366
Direct: (718 )591-5000
Fax: (718) 591-5006

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