Queens Community Board 2
The Queens Community Board 2 is a local advisory group in New York City, encompassing the neighborhoods of Hunters Point, Long Island City, Sunnyside, and Woodside, in the borough of Queens. It is delimited by the East River on the west; Bridge Plaza North, the Long Island Rail Road and Northern Boulevard on the north; New York Connecting Railroad on the east; and Newtown Creek on the south.
Queens Community District 2
|City||New York City|
|• Chair||Denise Keehan-Smith|
|• District Manager||Debra Markell Kleinert|
|• Total||5 sq mi (10 km2)|
|• Density||28,000/sq mi (11,000/km2)|
|• Hispanic and Latino Americans||33.2%|
|Area code||718, 347, 929, and 917|
|Police Precinct||108th (website)|
Its current chairman is Joseph Conley; the District Manager is Debra Markell-Kleinert. Board meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month, and cabinet meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday.
Of these (as of 2000), 33,877 (30.8%) were non-Hispanic White, 2,158 (2.0%) were African-American, 29,380 (26.7%) were Asian or Pacific Islander, 184 (0.2%) were American Indian or Native Alaskan, 550 (0.5%) were of some other race, 3,732 (3.4%) were non-Hispanic of two or more races, and 40,039 (36.4%) were of Hispanic origins.
The land area is 3,302.2 acres (13.364 km2).