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Rockaway Point is in Queens County, which is better known as Queens, one of the five boroughs of New York.
The community name derives from Indian term variously translated as "the place of our people"or "sandy place"
The latitude of Rockaway Point is 40.560N. The longitude is -73.915W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 7 feet.
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Queens County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Rockaway Point political report.
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