The following is contact information for this Community Board:
133-32 41st Road – Suite 3B
Flushing, NY 11355
The following description is taken from the Furman Center’s State of New York City’s Housing and Neighborhoods 2007 report.
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Flushing/Whitestone is the most populous community district in the City but one of the least dense. CD 407 has the highest percentage of Asians in the City, with 46% of its population identifying themselves as Asian in 2006.
CD 407 also has the highest percentage of the population aged 65 or older in Queens and the fifth highest city-wide. The median age of the housing stock in CD 407 is among the lowest in the City. More than half of the households are owner-occupied, and homebuyers have relied on subprime loans for home purchase and refinance at a far lower rate than the City or borough.
In terms of housing safety, residents of CD 407 enjoy among the lowest rates of serious housing code violations and new elevated blood level diagnoses in the City.