About Garden City
The Garden City name is applied to several other unincorporated, nearby jurisdictions, as well. In the region, hamlets such as Garden City South, Garden City Park, and East Garden City are located next to the incorporated village of Garden City, but are not themselves part of it. Roosevelt Field, the shopping center and raceway built on the former airfield from which Charles Lindbergh took off on his landmark 1927 transatlantic flight in the Spirit of St. Louis, is located in East Garden City. Adelphi University‘s main campus is in Garden City. Content Source
Living in Garden City
Garden City, at 5.3 square miles, is characterized by tree-shaded avenues, manicured gardens and handsome Tudors and colonials. Its neighbors include the villages of Hempstead and West Hempstead to the south, Mineola to the north and Stewart Manor to the west and the hamlet of East Garden City to the east. The median household income is $152,401, according to 2014 census data. Content Source
Garden City Zip Code: 11530
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Things To Do in Garden City
The community park on Cherry Valley Avenue has baseball, softball and soccer fields, a hockey rink, indoor and platform tennis courts, miniature golf and a playground. The village pool complex, for residents only, has seasonal passes; a family pass is $550.
Youth leagues play on 30 acres of sports fields behind the village-owned former St. Paul’s School, an imposing 500-room building on Stewart Avenue that is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Theater, music, film and dance are presented at the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center. There is a multiplex cinema at Roosevelt Field mall, east of the village, and another nearby on Corporate Drive. Content Source