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Welcome to Queens County ...
Time Zone: Queens County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.
The community of Jamaica is the Seat for Queens County.
Queens County is one of the original counties of New York and was founded in 1683.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Queens had a population of 2,253,942 people. This is an increase of 1.04% since the last Census (which gave a population of 2,230,722 people in 2010).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Queens represented 11.51% of the total population of New York.
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This page was last modified/updated: 26 Feb 2024