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Welcome to Little Neck ...

Little Neck is located in Queens County<1>.

Little Neck is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Little Neck lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Little Neck ...

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Little Neck.

Communities near Little Neck ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Little Neck.

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Little Neck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,253,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Little Neck
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<4>
  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Little Neck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Little Neck
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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      • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Little Neck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 262,664 people
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    • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Little Neck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Little Neck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<4>
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Little Neck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Little Neck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<4>
    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Little Neck
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,137 people
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Little Neck. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Little Neck.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Little Neck. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Little Neck.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Little Neck. See our Newspapers Page for Little Neck.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Little Neck ...

Looking for more information about Little Neck? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Little Neck, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Little Neck.

Adding Little Neck to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Little Neck in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Little Neck was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Little Neck on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Little Neck on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Queens County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Little Neck. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Queens, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Little Neck - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Little Neck) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Little Neck. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Little NeckOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Little Neck. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7629, Longitude: -73.7338    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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