Jamaica, New York

Jamaica is a diversely populated middle class neighborhood located in southeastern Queens. Jamaica also hosts numerous government buildings including the Queens Civil Court, the civil branch of the Queens County Supreme Court, and the Queens County Family Court along with several other buildings. Jamaica is reflective of the fact that Queens is the most diverse location in the United States, including a large African American population along with sizable Hispanic and Asian communities. The diverse stores and shops in Jamaica are indicative of a lively Caribbean and South American culture. There is also a booming Indian and Bangladeshi population, with an areas in Jamaica being referred to as a little South Asia due to the countless Asian owned small business expanding in this diverse neighborhood.

 

Elected Members

Congress Member Gregory Meeks, CD 5
153-01 Jamaica Avenue 2nd floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
718-725-6000
State Senator Leroy G. Comrie, SD 14
113-43 Farmers Boulevard
St. Albans, NY 1141
718-765-6359
State Senator James Sanders Jr., SD 10
142-01 Rockaway Boulevard
South Ozone Park, 11436
718-523-3069
Assembly Member Alicia Hyndman, AD 29
232-06A Merrick Blvd.
Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
718-723-5412
Assembly Member Michelle Titus, AD 31
19-31 Mott Avenue, Room 301
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
718-327-1845
Assembly Member Vivian E. Cook, AD 32
142-15 Rockaway Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11436
718-322-3975
Assembly Member Clyde Vanel, AD 33
97-01 Springfield Boulevard
Queens Village, NY 11429
718-479-2333
Council Member Rory I. Lancman, CD 24
78-40 164th Street
Hillcrest, NY 11366
718-217-4969
Council Member I. Daneek Miller, CD 27
172-12 Linden Boulevard
St. Albans, NY 11434
718-776-3700
Council Member Adrienne E. Adams, CD 28
165-90 Baisley Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11434
718-206-2068
Council Member Donovan Richards, CD 31
1931 Mott Avenue, Suite 410
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
718-471-7014

Neighborhoods Events

Woodhaven BID
September 17, 2020 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

The Queens Chamber of Commerce's Neighborhood Sidewalk Outreach program comes to Woodhaven. We will be distributing personal protective equipment and other relevant information to community busin ...

God Bless You all, Inc
August 25, 2020 | 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

The Queens Chamber of Commerce's Neighborhood Sidewalk Outreach program comes to Jamaica avenue in Woodhaven in partnership with Worldwide Veterans and Family Service.

Online Webinar
June 23, 2020 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

The Queens Chamber sponsors a virtual job fair presented by the Allen Neighborhood Preservation and Development Corp featuring dozens of job opportunities in multiple fields.

Queens Central Library Jamaica
February 25, 2020 | 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM

TWA Hotel
February 20 - 31, 2020

Application for the Queens Chamber of Commerce 2020 Building Awards

St. John's Faculty Club Hall
February 12, 2020 | 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

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Jamaica Performing Arts Center
November 12, 2019 | 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Queens Central Library Jamaica
October 29, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning
October 16, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

TWA Hotel at JFK International Airport
October 03, 2019 | 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Keynote Speaker Tyler Morse with Special Remarks by Melanie LaRocca

90-27 Sutphin Blvd
September 25, 2019 | 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Rochdale Village Community Center
May 22, 2019 | 03:00 PM - 12:00 AM

The Harvest Room
May 10, 2019 | 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

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The Queens Library at Lefferts
January 25, 2019 | 02:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Resorts World Casino NYC
November 13, 2018 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Queens Library Central
October 19, 2018 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Next Interagency Small Business Resource Fair

Resorts World Casino NYC
September 17, 2018 | 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish Community Center
June 16, 2018 | 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

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Fidelis Care Building
June 06, 2018 | 02:00 PM - 12:00 AM

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