Welcome to Rochdale Village "The Jewel of Jamaica", located in the heart of Jamaica, Queens. Rochdale Village the wide open spaces of a 120 acre residential park that was once the home to the old Jamaica Race Track. It comprises of 20 buildings in five groups. Each building has three sections A, B and C. Each section in each building has its own mailing address.
Rochdale Village has something for everyone, Seniors, Toddlers and Youths. Toddlers will play in modern fully equipped playgrounds, on site daycare. Rochdale Village is surrounded by three schools, PS 30, PS 80 and JHS 72. Rochdale village has its own branch of the Queens Public library system.
Rochdale Village Community Center is the heart of the community. The community center is home to a myriad of programs for all ages such as the NORC program, Senior Lunch Program, Youth Program, After School Program and Exercise classes.
The public Safety Department provides 24 hour security by uniform foot patrol officers, motorized and plain clothes officers. The public Safety Department conviently is located in the community center.