About Staten Island

New York City is a vibrant metropolis because it’s made up of so many individual, vibrant neighborhoods. These communities are the source of the city’s life, culture, and spirit. Through this interactive map, we hope to give you a glimpse into Staten Island's diverse neighborhoods and provide information to help you experience New York City on a community level.

Staten Island To use the map, click on the dots or community names below.
Staten Island
Please note that this is not a complete list of the neighborhoods in Staten Island.
Maps used with permission of the New York City Department of City Planning. All rights reserved.
Staten Island (SI) Communities:

Fun Facts:
  • Todt Hill in Staten Island measures 410 feet high, making it the highest natural point in all of New York City.
  • Sandy Ground, the oldest continuously-inhabited free Black settlement in the United States, is located in Staten Island.
  • Fresh Kills, which used to be the world's largest landfill, is currently being transformed into a Staten Island park. When completed, Fresh Kills will be the largest park developed in NYC in over 100 years.

What's Happening:
January -Environmentalists' New Year's Day Walk at Great Kills Park;
February -Ground Hog Day at Staten Island Zoo;
March -Staten Island St. Patrick's Day Parade
April -St. George Day
May -March of Dimes Parade; United Staten Island Veterans Association Parade; Staten Island Advance Road Race/Health Walk; Art by the Ferry Festival; Fleet Week; Summerfest
June -National Puerto Rican Day Parade; Annual Spring Fair & Flea Market; St. Anne's Carnival; Staten Island Strawberry Festival; NatureFest; Staten Island Comedy Festival; American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Staten Island
July -Travis Annual 4th of July Parade; Van Duzer Days; Sing for Hope Pop-up Pianos
August -Community Empowerment Day Against Prison Recidivism
September -Richmond County Fair
October -NYRR Staten Island Half Marathon
November -NYC Marathon begins in Fort Wadsworth
December -The Snow Ball; Winter Wonderland; Christmas in Richmond Town; Alice Austen House Museum's annual Art and Craft Fair; South Shore Band's annual Holiday Concert; SICC Small Works Holiday Show; Annual Holiday Craft Workshop; Christmas Bird Count

NOTE: This list does not cover all of the events taking place in Staten Island. For more information on the events listed above or additional Staten Island events, find Visit Staten Island online.

Visit the Citywide Events Calendar for the most comprehensive list of citywide events.

For more up-to-date information on what's happening in the boroughs, find CAU on Facebook and Twitter.

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