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The City of Jackson Heights, NY

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Jackson Heights is a small town in the state of New York. The largest nearby city to Jackson Heights is New York, approximately 7 miles from the city center.

There are several family restaurants in or near Jackson Heights, including Burger King, Caffe Greco, Best Food, B & L International and Jahn's Since 1897. For a larger selection of Jackson Heights restaurants select our Restaurants tab above.

Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Jackson Heights Museums, Golf Courses, Zoos and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Flushing Meadows Pitch & Putt Golf Course, Queens Zoo, Queens Museum of Art, New York Hall of Science and Louis Armstrong House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Jackson Heights please click on the Attractions tab above.

The following 6 airports are located in or near Jackson Heights:
- Caldwell Essex County Airport (CDM)
- Farmingdale Republic Airport (FRG)
- New York Kennedy Airport (JFK)
- New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
- Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR)
- Teterboro Airport (TEB)

Jackson Heights, New York Climate and Weather

Current Weather in Jackson Heights
In the month of January, Jackson Heights experiences an average high temperature of 39 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 26 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.56 inches.

The seasonal climate varies in Jackson Heights with daytime temperatures averaging 81 degrees in the summer, and 41 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Jackson Heights to receive an average of 3.27 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.09 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months.

The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Jackson Heights should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.


                                                                                    
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Jackson Heights, New York Attractions

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Adventureland  - Farmingdale,
Adventureland is an amusement park in East Farmingdale, New York. Adventureland is located on Route 110. Admission is free. Tickets cost $1.00 and rides take 3-5 tickets. Guests can also obtain a P.O.P. for $21.99. Some of the attractions/rides consist of the following:
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Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum  - , Jersey City,
The Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum is located is on the upper floor of the Miller Branch of the Jersey City, New Jersey Public Library, its collection is dedicated to the African American experience.
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AIDS Museum  - Newark,
A United States HIV/AIDS Memorial Museum, to be located in Newark, New Jersey in the US.
Alice Austen House Staten Island New York
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Alice Austen House  - Staten Island,
The Alice Austen House, which is also referred to as Clear Comfort, is located at 2 Hylan Boulevard in the Rosebank section of Staten Island, New York City, New York. It was home of Alice Austen, a photographer, for most of her lifetime, and is now a museum and a member of the Historic House Trust. The house is administered by the "Friends of Alice Austen", a volunteer group.
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Allen House  - , Shrewsbury,
Allen House, is located in Shrewsbury, New Jersey. The house was built in 1680 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on May 8, 1974.
Alumni Hall St Johns University New York
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Alumni Hall - St. John's University  -
Carnesecca Arena is a 6,008-seat multi-purpose arena in Queens County, New York in the US. It was built in 1961 and renamed in honor of Hall of Fame Coach Lou Carnesecca on November 23, 2004. It is the exclusive home to the St. John's University Red Storm women's basketball team, and also hosts the men's team, mainly for games that are not expected to draw a crowd sufficient to fill Madison Square Garden. In practice, the men play virtually all their Big East home games at MSG and their non-conference home games here.
American Airpower Museum Farmingdale New York
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American Airpower Museum  - Farmingdale,
The American Airpower Museum, is located on former site of the Republic Aviation in East Farmingdale, New York which is now part of Republic Airport, maintains a collection of aviation artifacts, and an array of aircraft spanning the many years of the aircraft factory's history.

 

American Folk Art Museum Manhattan New York
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American Folk Art Museum  - , Manhattan,
The American Folk Art Museum is the leading center for the study and enjoyment of American folk art, as well as the work of international self-taught artists. It is located at 45 West 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, in Midtown Manhattan.

 

American Labor Museum Botto House National Landmark Haledon New Jersey
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American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark  - , Haledon,
The Pietro and Maria Botto House, which is also referred to as Pietro Botto House, at 83 Norwood Street, Haledon, New Jersey is where leaders of the Industrial Workers of the World union spoke to the 15,000 striking workers of the Paterson Silk Strike of 1913. Elizabeth Gurley Flynn and Upton Sinclair also spoke from the balcony.
American Merchant Marine Museum Kings Point New York
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American Merchant Marine Museum  - , Kings Point,
The United States Merchant Marine Academy is one of the five United States service academies. It is charged with training officers for the United States Merchant Marine, branches of the military, or the transportation industry.

 

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Jackson Heights, New York Hotels

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Airway Inn At Laguardia
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Airway Inn At Laguardia
82-20 Astoria Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY 11370

 

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Days Inn Elmhurst
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Days Inn Elmhurst
76 01 Queens Blvd
Elmhurst, NY 11373

 

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Pan American Hotel
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Pan American Hotel
79-00 Queens Blvd
Elmhurst, NY 11373

 

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Comfort Inn Laguardia Airport - 83rd St
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Comfort Inn Laguardia Airport - 83rd St
2345 83rd St
East Elmhurst, NY 11370

 

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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Queens
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Howard Johnson Express Inn - Queens
65-09 Queens Blvd
Woodside, NY 11377

 

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Courtyard New York Laguardia Airport
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Courtyard New York Laguardia Airport
9010 Ditmars Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY 11369

 

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Clarion Hotel La Guardia Airport
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Clarion Hotel La Guardia Airport
9400 Ditmars Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY 11369

 

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Westway Hotel & Hostel Laguardia Airport
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Westway Hotel & Hostel Laguardia Airport
72-05 Astoria Boulevard
East Elmhurst, NY 11370

 

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Springhill Suites By Marriott New York Laguardia Airport
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Springhill Suites By Marriott New York Laguardia Airport
112-15 Northern Boulevard
Corona, NY 11368

 

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Laguardia Airport Hotel
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Laguardia Airport Hotel
100 - 15 Ditmars Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY 11369

 

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Jackson Heights, New York Restaurants

This is a list of Jackson Heights Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Health Food Restaurants, Chinese Restaurants and Cafeterias. Happy Dining!

 
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Cafe Colombia
8315 Northern Boulevard
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718)476-0016
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Always Healthy Natural Herbal Products
8402 Roosevelt Avenue
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718)651-1672
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City Coffee
77-17 37 Av
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718)639-8169
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Cheung HSI Restaurant
8148 Baxter Avenue
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718)478-6688
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Tacos Rodriquez Mexican Restaurant
8904 Roosevelt Avenue
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718)426-7156
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KFC
8715 Northern Boulevard
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718)335-9705
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Asia Chinese Restaurant
8746 Britton Avenue
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718)505-0999
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Atlantis 2010
7619 Roosevelt Avenue
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718)457-3939
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Chimborazo Restaurant
8737 Britton Avenue
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718)533-0270
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Villa Colombia Bakery
40-42 82nd St
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718)476-3500
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Our Family Visit to New York City – Off the Beaten Track
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New York City for Families – Part 2
Published November 9, 2010

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New York City for Families – Part 1
Published November 9, 2010

New York City is a wonderful place to take the kids. One attraction is Central Park, with it's eight hundred plus acres of refined wilderness in the heart of the bustling city.

 

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