Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill is an area rich in history that is home to various commerical avenues and quiet residential streets. The welcoming and diverse neighborhood is located in the southwestern part of Queens. Residents can enjoy the proxmity to Forest Park, which features playgrounds and areas for tennis, softball, baseball and golf. Richmond Hill is easily accessible via the A, J, and E subways and surrounding expressways. Discover what Richmond Hill has to offer and learn how this neighborhood can fit into your lifestyle. 

Neighborhood Tags

  • Schools
  • Melting Pot
  • Public Transport
  • Tight-knit community
  • Parks
  • Schools
  • Pet-friendly
  • vibe
    The Lifestyle A slice of New York's history.
  • expect
    What to doLittle Guyana along Liberty Avenue or shop and dine out at Jamaica Avenue.
  • lifestyle
    What to expectA friendly community.

Neighborhood Highlights

  • Forest Park
  • Close to Forest Park
  • Jamaica Avenue
  • Liberty Avenue

Located in the southwestern part of queens

Nearest Subway

  • A
  • E
  • J

Commute Times

Grand Central 50m by train, 40m by car

Wall Street: 58m by train, 49 by car

Columbus Circle 60m by train, 48m by car

JFK  Airport 30m by train, 15m by car

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Exploring Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill offers of a mixture of urban city aspects and a surbuban small-town feel.

This neighborhood is a great suburban area for anyone looking to start a home in the area. This comforting community will make anyone forget that they are in one of the busiest cities of the world. One of the most appealing things about Richmond Hill are the many public celebrations that the community is host to. These various public celebrations commerate the different cultures that are present in this unique neighborhood.

Quiet residential street in Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill is known for being one of the friendliest communities of Queens. This quiet residential neighborhood is ideal for those seeking to start a home away from the bustling borough of Manhattan.  

Discover and Explore

What's around you

Richmond Hill is a fun community to explore with its diverse population offering a wide range of activities and cuisines within and around the neighborhood.

Richmond Hill is a fun community to be explored by anyone looking to be part of a diverse community that offers cultural activities and cuisines from all over the world right outside your doorstep.There is a lot to discover in this community, including beautiful cultural events, great restaurants, and the largest park in Queens, Forest Park. Residents take advantage of the many green spaces and public amenities ranging from hiking and biking trails, running tracks and tennis courts that this park has to offer. 

Major commercial streets in the neighborhood include Jamaica and Liberty Avenue that serve residents with many grocery and discount shopping stores. Richmond Hill is truly a treat, and a great place to discover new and exciting experiences.

Buildings in Richmond Hill