Where do people come from to visit Jackson Heights? And why are they visiting? DOT surveyed pedestrians and drivers to find out. Explore the results here.
Pedestrians were interviewed on the sidewalk in Jackson Heights. Drivers were surveyed at red lights in the area.
45% of pedestrians surveyed originated in Jackson Heights and the local area
Which areas did pedestrians come from?
Where did pedestrians start their journey?
The majority of pedestrians are visiting to shop and eat
Shopping trips account for 57% of trip purposes. Eating at a local restaurant was the purpose for 18% of trips surveyed.
40% of drivers came from the local area
Which areas did drivers come from?
Where did drivers start their journey?
The majority of trips by auto were for shopping and eating