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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to nursing homes. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. With 248 senior care options in Queens and the surrounding area, there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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Atria Forest Hills

112-50 72 Avenue, Forest Hills, NY 11375

(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 200 locations in 26 states and seven Canadian provinces. Atria communities are home to more than 23,000 seniors and employ more than 14,000 people.

The Homestead

82-45 Grenfell Street, Kew Gardens, NY 11415

(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Homestead The Homestead is an assisted living community located in Kew Gardens, NY. Kew Gardens is an upscale neighborhood situated in Queens, an area known for its diverse museums and cultural institutions. Queens is home to the John Bowne House, the site of a former Quaker meeting place...

Atria Kew Gardens

117-01 84th Avenue, Kew Gardens, NY 11418

(59 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio, Semi-Private

For more than 15 years, Atria Kew Gardens has served the families of Queens. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed an extensive renovation and expansion to enhance the beauty and functionality of their community — and better serve the growing needs of those living...

Sanford Home

14040 Sanford Ave, Flushing, NY 11355

(0 review)


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Sutton Gardens Assisted Living

147-02 34th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354

(92 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

At Sutton Gardens Senior Living, we place great emphasis on Personal Care. Our unique home--like environment allows us to give more attention to each resident. We are like one big family. Our Mission is to preserve dignity and well--being,by providing quality care and enjoyment in a warm and...

Queens Adult Care Center

8008 45th Avenue, Elmhurst, NY 11373

(2 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Atria Cutter Mill

96 Cutter Mill Road, Great Neck, NY 11021

(40 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the heart of Great Neck, with easy access to village shopping, restaurants and the LIRR, Atria Cutter Mill is a senior living community designed for those looking for the simple life, along with discreet, round-the-clock support from a friendly and professional staff.Atria Cutter Mill...

Brooklyn Adult Care Center

2830 Pitkin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11208

(1 review)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Park of Great Neck

51 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021

(25 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Since 1999, Atria Park of Great Neck has served the families of Nassau County. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community recently completed an extensive renovation and expansion to enhance its beauty and functionality. Residents enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities,...

Plattduetsche Home Society

1150 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin Square, NY 11010

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located on seven beautiful acres with many large trees and sprawling lawns, the park-like setting provides a serene, restful area where residents and their visitors can use our outdoor porch or gazebo for socializing with friends and family or playing shuffleboard under a lovely vine covered...

Sunrise of North Lynbrook

53 Franklin Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563

(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Esplanade of Woodmere (Opening Fall 2021)

130 Irving Pl, Woodmere, NY 11598

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

For residents with Alzheimer’s or other dementia, Esplanade of Woodmere is proud to feature MONTESSORI MOMENTS IN TIME™ memory care programming. We make every day feel special for your loved one with exceptional care and success-oriented programming that brings a sense of purpose and meaning to...

Atria Lynbrook

100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563

(74 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

For more than 20 years, Atria Lynbrook has proudly served the families of Nassau County. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance its beauty and functionality, scheduled for completion in March 2020. Residents will enjoy a host of...

Atria Tanglewood

125 Ocean Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563

(28 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Tanglewood is one of the premier independent living communities on Long Island, where residents enjoy opportunities for staying active. Join the knitting group, which donates hats to cancer survivors at nearby South Nassau Hospital; stay abreast of current events with the News and Views...

New South Shore Manor

1041 East 83rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11236

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

New South Shore ManorNew South Shore Manor is an assisted living community located in the bustling city of Brooklyn, NY. Brooklyn is located in Kings County, about 20-minutes from Manhattan, and home to about 2.7 million people. Brooklyn is home to lots of great shops, stores, and restaurants...

Long Island Living Center

431 Beach 20th St, Far Rockaway, NY 11691

(11 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Long Island Living Center/ Assisted Living Program offers personalized assistance to the frail and elderly residents' giving them a homelike atmosphere. Our home is designed to help meet the physical, emotional and social needs of the elderly in a totally safe community environment. In...

New Haven Manor

1526 New Haven Ave, Far Rockaway, NY 11691

(1 review)


Vista on 5th

1261 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029

(1 review)


Amber Court of Pelham Gardens

1800 Waring Ave, Bronx, NY 10469

(7 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Amber Court Assisted Living is a family-owned and operated community founded in 1968 by Alfred and Judith Schonberger. With over 50 years of experience, our commitment to bringing outstanding care to the elderly has grown the Amber Court family to six locations in the New York and New Jersey...

The Amsterdam at Harborside

300 East Overlook, Port Washington, NY 11050

(18 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Amsterdam at Harborside, the first and only true life care community in Nassau County, opened in September, 2010 and is located on the North Shore of Long Island, adjacent to the Harbor Links Golf Course and Bar Beach and a 38 minute train ride to NYC. The community offers gracious, vibrant...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Learn More About Nursing Homes in Queens, NY

If you travel to New York City, chances are that at some point, you’ll find yourself in Queens! The largest in size of NYC’s five boroughs, Queens is one of the most culturally diverse places in the world. It’s also home to the both of the Big Apple’s airports, the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Citi Field where the Mets play, and the beaches and seaside villages of the Rockaways. With a seemingly endless amount of art and history museums, music and ethnic food festivals, and unmistakable icons of New York, Queens distinguishes itself as an enchanting world within a city, an urban marvel with a variety of lifestyle options.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — in Queens are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who require constant nursing care to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), but do not require hospital-level care.

Cost of Nursing Homes in Queens, NY

The median monthly cost of a private nursing home room in 2020 was about $12,900 in both the New York City area and in the state of New York, according to Genworth. To learn more about the cost of nursing homes in Queens, contact A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors.

Learn More About Queens, NY

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Queens are rated 50 points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated much higher than the average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Grocery Clothing
150 182 149 156 149 149

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64 Median income age 65+ Median household income Average individual income Median employee salary Average property tax One-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate
$70,109 per year $40,579 per year $62,768 per year $28,693 per year $50,139 per year $6,366 per year $1,419 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Queens include:

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital

  • Facility type: Nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 490+
  • Specialties: Emergency care, hemodialysis, joint replacement, ICU

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

  • Facility type: Nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 580+
  • Specialties: Emergency care, inpatient surgery, physical therapy, ICU

NYC Health + Hospitals Elmhurst

  • Facility type: Governmental, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 490+
  • Specialties: Emergency care, spine surgery, ICU

Weather and Climate

Queens has a humid subtropical climate, meaning the county experiences four distinct seasons with plenty of precipitation throughout the year. Summers tend to be hot but are moderated by afternoon sea breezes, whereas winters are cold, wet, and snowy. Given its location near the Atlantic Ocean, Queens is prone to nor’easters with extreme amounts of snow. In warmer seasons, tropical storms and hurricanes usually weaken in the North Atlantic’s cooler waters before reaching New York, or they divert eastward and miss the state. The average humidity level is 61%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 65%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
33°F 39°F 27°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
77°F 85°F 70°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 102

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.


  • Average Annual Precipitation: 44.4″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
39.7 16.3% 2,338,458 21,559.8 per square mile 2.8

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
1.3% 26.9% 20.7% 28.2% 0.2% 3.0% 24.9%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2020 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in New York City: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Queens County

Democratic Republican Other
75.5% 22.1% 2.4%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Queens include:

  • MoMA PS1
  • Museum of the Moving Image
  • Queens Museum — Panorama of the City of New York
  • New York Hall of Science
  • SculptureCenter
  • Louis Armstrong House Museum
  • Rufus King Park — King Manor Museum
  • Noguchi Museum
  • The Hindu Temple Society of North America
  • Queens County Farm Museum
  • The Queensboro Bridge
  • Unisphere (from the 1964 New York World’s Fair)

Outdoor attractions in Queens:

  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • Queens Zoo
  • Astoria Park
  • Gantry Plaza State Park
  • Hunter’s Point South Park
  • Forest Park
  • Highland Park
  • Rockaway Beach
  • Fort Tilden (Gateway National Recreation Area)
  • The People’s Beach at Jacob Riis Park

Queens’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center — US Open
  • Citi Field — New York Mets
  • Forest Park Carousel Amusement Village
  • Queens Theatre
  • Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning
  • Queens Night Market (outdoor festival)
  • Queens Center (shopping)
  • Queens Place Mall


As part of the New York City metro area, Queens offers many public transportation services via the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), including subway lines, bus routes, and commuter rail stops on the Long Island Rail Road. The East River Ferry also has a stop in Queens. With countless bike routes, the city works consistently to improve safety and convenience for bicyclists. For seniors, the MTA offers reduced and accessible transportation options.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in New York

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