Queens County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Bars 7
Bays 18
Beaches 1
Capes 18
Flats 1
Guts 2
Islands 5
Lakes 9
Streams 6
Summits 5
Swamps 11
Cultural Features
Airports 9
Bridges 7
Buildings 248
Cemeteries 36
Channels 16
Churches 556
Civil 2
Crossings 32
Harbors 3
Hospitals 25
Locales 73
Parks 357
Post Offices 47
Reservoirs 1
Schools 501
Towers 5
Historical Features
Airports 6
Buildings 58
Cemeteries 1
Channels 1
Churches 9
Hospitals 12
Islands 2
Locales 6
Military (Historical) 10
Parks 1
Populated Places 2
Post Offices 1
Schools 18
Swamps 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: New York's National Historic Landmarks