Welcome to Douglaston, NY, the Suburban Dream
Douglaston, NY is located in Queens and is made of six welcoming neighborhoods. You will find that this community offers a variety of culture, events and attractions. There is a moderately large and vibrant population of 14,168 people within the community. You can find literally everything in this area, from historic mansions to waterfront attractions, and of course the suburban American dream.
One of the most interesting aspects about Douglaston is its historical society and civic organizations. In addition to the Douglaston Yacht Club there is also the Douglas Manor Association and the Douglaston Golf Course. There are several parks in the area, as well as waterfront pond parks to the west. These areas hosts wildlife and avian life, which can be seen and enjoyed up close. To the east of Douglaston, New York is Udalls Cove, another wildlife sanctuary.
There is a lively community here active in church as well as in the arts. The Douglaston Community Church hosts a Theater la Cart show featuring Douglaston Community Theater players. The National Art League on Douglaston Parkway is a 74-year old institution that helps showcase the works of talented artists from around town and from the greater NYC area.
Douglaston in Queens is not only a great place to visit but also to live in. This is an upscale community and similar to Nassau County in residential area. It offers the comfort of suburbia but with the urban convenience of a true New York City destination. This is a great place for small businesses (especially on streets like Douglaston Parkway and Northern Boulevard) and for real estate.
Come see this historic community and find out why this gorgeous and quiet community appeals to film directors (Little Children, American Gangster), magazine periodicals (The New York Times) and thousands of happy residents.