11692 is located in Queens and includes Arverne & Edgemere.

This neighborhood is a mix of residential and other uses.
This neighborhood has more open space and parks than most.

EHV Payment Amount

EHVs can cover different amounts of rent depending on the zip code where a home is located and the size of the home, and they can provide extra help in some neighborhoods where housing is more expensive. You may hear the term “payment standard,” which means the maximum amount of rent an EHV can cover.

If you are searching in zip code 11692, EHVs may help pay the following amounts for SROs, Studios, and 1-4 bedroom apartments:

SRO: $1751
Studio: $2335
1-BR: $2387
2-BR: $2696
3-BR: $3385
4-BR: $3647

For more information about payment amounts across the city, please visit: https://nyc.gov/hpd-payment-standards.


11692 is served by the following transit options:

Subways: A
Bus lines: Q22, Q52-SBS
Express bus lines: QM17
Citibike: No

Or map your commute to school, work, or to see family/friends.

Food Access

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11692 has a low number of places to buy food.

Food shops: 10
Year-round farmers markets: 1
Seasonal farmers markets: 2
Soup kitchens: 0
Food pantries: 2


Neighborhood safety is difficult to measure and summarize, but when looking at the number of certain felony crimes that occurred in this area between 2014 and 2018, 11692 had among the most crimes per person compared to other neighborhoods.

For more information on which crimes were analyzed and how they were adjusted for the number of people who live in each zip code, see the technical notes.

Healthcare Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11692 has a below average number of healthcare facilities.

Hospitals and clinics: 1
Mental health: 1
Chemical dependency: 0
Health promotion and disease prevention: 0
Residential healthcare: 3
Other healthcare: 0

Social Services

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11692 has an average number of social services.

Senior services: 0
Immigrant services: 1
Services for people with disabilities: 0
Community centers and community school programs: 2
Non-resident housing and homeless services: 0
Legal and intervention services: 0
Financial and social services: 1
Workforce development: 2

Childcare Facilities

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11692 has an average number of childcare facilities.

After school programs: 6
Day care facilities: 8
DOE universal pre-K facilities: 6
Preschools for students with disabilities: 0

Public Schools

Each school year the New York City Department of Education (DOE) surveys students, parents, and teachers. This information is used to measure five dimensions of school quality for each school. The New York City public schools located in 11692 were rated:

Rigorous instruction: Lower than most
Collaborative teachers: Lower than most
Supportive environment: Lower than most
Effective school leadership: Lower than most
Trust: Lower than most

Student achievement is rated lower than most.

For more detailed information on a specific school, please visit: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2019/
To look up zoned schools at a given address, please visit: https://schoolsearch.schools.nyc/


Of the people who live in 11692:

27% are children
13% are seniors

Of the people in 11692:

5% identify as Asian
57% identify as Black
23% identify as Hispanic/Latinx
11% identify as White

Types of Housing & Buildings

Buildings in 11692 are a mix of residential and other uses. The most common type of properties in 11692 are parks & open space. The most common type of housing is one and two family buildings.

Street Life

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Open Space and Parks

Compared to other neighborhoods, 11692 has more open space and parks than most.

Parks, playgrounds & natural areas: 9
Gardens: 0
Playfields: 0
Triangles & plazas: 0

Note: Some zip codes are close to but do not include very large parks like Central Park, Prospect Park, Van Cortlandt Park, and others. In these cases, residents still have nearby access to high-quality open space, but this access is not reflected in the numbers above. You may want to explore on a map to see if any large parks are nearby.

Religious Facilities

11692 includes the following religious facilities:

Mt Carmel Baptist Church Of Arverne C/O Ministry Management Resources
348 Beach 71st St, Arverne

Congregation Derech Emunch
199 Bch 67th St, Arverne

Macedonia Baptst Chrch Of Rockaway Beach Inc
330 B 67th St, Arverne

Word Of Life Ministries Of Far Rockaway Inc
7320 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway

Christ Church The Center Of Hope
6610 Beach Channel Dr, Arverne

Arverne Pilgrim Church Inc
7416 Beach Channel Dr, Arverne

Celestial Church Of Christ-Rock Of Ages Parish
649 Beach 67th St, Arverne

Mision Emmanuel
Po Box 920723, Arverne

Lord Our Righteousness Worship Center
119 Beach 60th St 1st Flr, Arverne

Battalion Pentecostal Assembly
454 Beach 67th St, Arverne

Under His Wings Missions Inc
141 Beach 56th Pl Apt 1011, Arverne

Love Faith Fellowship Healing And Deliverance Ministry Inc
6220 Elizabeth Rd Apt 1, Arverne

New Life Christian Love Fellowship Inc
167 Beach 61st St, Arverne

Safe Harbor Ministries
251a Beach Breeze Pl, Arverne

Aglow International
129 Meridian Blvd, Arverne

Charismata Prison To Purpose Ministries Inc
6924 Hillmeyer Ave, Arverne

Light Of God International Miracle Center Inc
7511 Beach Channel Dr, Arverne

Katherine A Murray Ministries
Po Box 921293, Arverne

Christs Reflection Ministries
5441 Almeda Ave Apt 4c, Arverne