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SOUTH JAMAICA HOUSES
106-62 160th Street
Queens, NY 11433
(718) 657-3100 Fax (718) 523-5147


Street Boundaries
South Road/109th Avenue
168th Street/159th Street
Subway Lines
E, J, Z to Archer Avenue, Jamaica Center (last stop) – walk 3 blocks
down to 160th Street
Bus Lines
Q112 to South Road and 160th Street

SITE STATISTICS AND DESCRIPTION:
South Jamaica I Houses has 11 buildings, 3 and 4-stories tall with 440 apartments housing some 994 residents. Completed August 1, 1940, this 9.02-acre Queens complex is between 158th and 160th Streets, South Road and 109th Avenue.
South Jamaica II Houses consists of 16 buildings, 3 and 7-stories tall with 598 apartments housing about 1,565 people. The 13.3-acre complex completed October 31, 1954 is between 158th and 160th Streets, South Road and Brinkerhoff Avenue.