Located in the New York City metro area, Ozone Park is home to more than 29,000 residents and is fewer than 18 miles outside of Manhattan. Residents of Ozone Park rental homes and apartments enjoy the feel of a suburban community with easy access to New York City through the IND Fulton Street Line.
For those who like to stay active, Ozone Park offers a variety of amenities for recreation. Several public parks are located throughout the city and could be within walking distance of your next Ozone Park rental house, if you so desire. To the south is the 26,000-acre Gateway National Recreation Area , divided into the Jamaica Bay, Sandy Hook and Staten Island units. At Jamaica Bay, you can fish, hike, walk, bike, boat, watch birds and wildlife, camp, horseback ride, picnic and play golf, as well as enjoy the community garden. At Staten Island Unit, you can play soccer, football, baseball, softball and cricket on the athletic fields and walk, jog or rollerblade on the paved multi-use path.
Opportunities for watching sports are available outside Ozone Park rental houses at the Aqueduct Racetrack, the only racetrack in New York City. With free admission and free general parking seven days a week, Aqueduct is a thoroughbred horse racetrack that seats 17,000 but has a total capacity of 90,000. It's a great, inexpensive way to spend a weekend afternoon. Or, check out a movie at the Multiplex Cinemas, located on the south side of town.
With its own racetrack, recreation facilities and programs, Ozone Park offers something for residents of all ages. Search for Ozone Park rental homes and apartments on Rentals.com and become a part of this charming, suburban community.