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The City of Jamaica, NY

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Jamaica is a small town in the state of New York. The largest nearby city to Jamaica is New York, approximately 11 miles from the city center.

There are several family restaurants in or near Jamaica, including Crown Fried Chicken, Burger King, Nightlife411.Com, CHU Jiang Chinese Kitchen and Chef's Garden Chinese Take Out Restaurant. For a larger selection of Jamaica restaurants select our Restaurants tab above.

Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Jamaica Arenas, Golf Courses, Museums, Botanical Gardens and/or Zoos, including the Alumni Hall - St. John's University, Queens Museum of Art, Queens Botanical Garden, Godwin-Ternbach Museum and Kissena Park Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Jamaica please click on the Attractions tab above.

The following 6 airports are located in or near Jamaica:
- 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)

Jamaica, New York Climate and Weather

Current Weather in Jamaica
In the month of February, Jamaica experiences an average high temperature of 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in February are usually about 26 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.7 inches.

The seasonal climate varies in Jamaica with daytime temperatures averaging 80 degrees in the summer, and 41 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Jamaica to receive an average of 3.21 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.69 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months.

The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -2 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Jamaica should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 62 degrees, and nighttime lows of 46.


                                                                                    
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Jamaica, 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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Jamaica, New York Hotels

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Anchor Inn
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Anchor Inn
215-34 Northern Blvd
Bayside, NY 11361

 

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Howard Johnson Inn Queens
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Howard Johnson Inn Queens
220 - 16 Jamaica Avenue
Queens Village, NY 11428

 

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Ramada Bayside Queens Conference Center
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Ramada Bayside Queens Conference Center
220-33 Northern Blvd
Bayside, NY 11361

 

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Holiday Inn Express Laguardia Airport
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Holiday Inn Express Laguardia Airport
113-10 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368

 

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Adria Hotel And Conference Center
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Adria Hotel And Conference Center
221-17 Northern Blvd
Bayside, NY 11361

 

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Best Western Plus Queens Court
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Best Western Plus Queens Court
133 51 39th Avenue
Flushing, NY 11354

 

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Howard Johnson Flushing
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Howard Johnson Flushing
135-33 38th Avenue
Flushing, NY 11354

 

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Asiatic Hotel By Laguardia Airport
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Asiatic Hotel By Laguardia Airport
135-21 37th Avenue
Flushing, NY 11354

 

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Sheraton Laguardia East Hotel
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Sheraton Laguardia East Hotel
135-20 39th Ave
Flushing, NY 11354

 

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Red Roof Inn Flushing New York - Laguardia Airport
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Red Roof Inn Flushing New York - Laguardia Airport
36-31 Prince St
Flushing, NY 11354

 

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Jamaica, New York Restaurants

This is a list of Jamaica Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Chinese Restaurants, Wine Bars and Chicken Restaurants. Happy Dining!

 
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Burger King
16417 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
(718)969-3423
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Chef's Garden Chinese Take Out Restaurant
8009 164th Street
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)380-0956
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CHU Jiang Chinese Kitchen
18524 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
(718)454-7333
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Nightlife411.Com
178-10 Wexford Terrace 5E
Jamaica, NY 11432
(801)650-7675
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Annam Brahma Restaurant
8443 164th Street
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)523-2600
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Alfredo Diner
179-35 Hillside Av
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)523-2660
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Burger King
17908 Hillside Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)658-5047
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Crown Fried Chicken
170-02 Hillside Av
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)297-3200
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Golden Chicken
17944 Hillside Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)206-4669
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A J'S Snack Bar
17823 Hillside Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718)297-4221
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Published October 2, 2011

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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

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Hollis, New York - 1.4 miles
Kew Gardens, New York - 2.1 miles
Saint Albans, New York - 2.4 miles
Queens Village, New York - 2.6 miles
Oakland Gardens, New York - 2.6 miles
Richmond Hill, New York - 2.7 miles
Forest Hills, New York - 2.7 miles
South Richmond Hill, New York - 2.8 miles
Cambria Heights, New York - 3.5 miles
South Ozone Park, New York - 3.6 miles
Rego Park, New York - 3.7 miles
Corona, New York - 3.8 miles
Ozone Park, New York - 3.9 miles
Bellerose, New York - 3.9 miles
Woodhaven, New York - 4.0 miles
Flushing, New York - 4.4 miles
Glen Oaks, New York - 4.4 miles
Little Neck, New York - 4.5 miles
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