South Jamaica Homes for Sale
About South Jamaica
South Jamaica is a residential neighborhood in the southern part of the Queens Borough of New York City. The district is bordered by Jamaica and St Albans to the north and Springfield Gardens and John F Kennedy Airport to the south. South Jamaica is a combination of various suburban city blocks and various housing developments centered around Baisley Pond Park, which is one of the more beautiful parks in Queens. With it’s large picturesque pond, landscaped paths and trails, picnic areas, tennis/ basketball courts and playground, it is a perfect escape for outdoors lovers and families.
Homes in South Jamaica are mostly suburban single-family homes and multi-family residences. There are also a good number of housing developments planned throughout the community. These new buildings include various apartment buildings, mid-rise condominiums, and high-rise developments.
Major thoroughfares that go through South Jamaica include Rockaway Boulevard and Guy R Brewer Boulevard, where you will find abundant shopping and dining. Major highways connecting the area to the rest of the city include Van Wyck Expressway to the west and the Belt Parkway to the south. Public transit includes many bus lines, E/J//Z and LIRR trains at Jamaica Station, as well as another LIRR stop at Locust Manor.
August Martin High School
P.S. 223 Lyndon B Johnson
Queens Academy High School