Far Rockaway Tourism

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Far Rockaway (sometimes referred to as Far Rockaway—Nameoke Street) is the terminus of the Long Island Rail Road's Far Rockaway Branch in the Far Rockaway neighborhood of Queens in New York City. The station is located at Nameoke Street and Redfern Avenue, and is 23.0 miles (37 km) from Penn Station in Midtown Manhattan, and mean travel time is 56 minutes, although most off-peak trains require a transfer for service to Penn Station. As the Far Rockaway Branch loops back through Nassau County and is in zone 4, this station is not eligible for the CityTicket program.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Far Rockaway in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! A gripping city on its own right, Atlantic City also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Atlantic City for its bountiful attractions like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty on your trip to Far Rockaway. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Bader Field. A holiday in Far Rockaway can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Far Rockaway*

  • Pollution Statistics in Far Rockaway

    Know the pollution level of Far Rockaway before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Far Rockaway: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Far Rockaway for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Far Rockaway.

    • Burglary and Theft 30 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 35 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Far Rockaway - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.94 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 80.34 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.89 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 53.33 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.28 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.73 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.66 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Far Rockaway

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Far Rockaway

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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