Little Neck is a community in the New York City borough (New York City) of Queens. It is the northeast corner of Queens, bordered on the north by Little Neck Bay, and on the east by Great Neck, New York in Nassau County. Due to this proximity to Nassau, Little Neck remains one of the most suburban looking areas in New York City. The southern border is the Grand Central Parkway. To the west is Douglaston. The Little Neck station is the easternmost New York City station on the Port Washington Branch of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR).
Little Neck is home to the busiest of approximately a dozen remaining railway grade crossings in New York City.
Littleneck (or little neck) clams live in the sound, but are not named for this area. They are the smallest size of quahog clams.
How safe is New York City? Contrary to popular belief, the City consistantly ranks in the top ten safest large cities in the United States. The NYPD is the largest municipal police force in the world and has it's own Movie/TV Unit.
New York Climate
New York has a humid continental climate resulting from prevailing wind patterns that bring cool air from the interior of the North American continent. New York winters are typically cold with moderate snowfall. New York Weather Forecast
New York's two key demographic features are its density and diversity. The New York City metropolitan area is home to the largest Jewish community outside Israel. It is also home to nearly a quarter of the nation's South Asians, and the largest African American community of any city in the country. Ethnic composition