Public Facilities

Post Office

The ZIP Code for Elmhurst is 11373. The neighborhood has two local post offices, USPS at Elmhurst Station and USPS at Elmhurst A Station. Locals can receive various services including mailing and receiving packages, purchasing stamps, renting a PO Box, and more. To avoid rush hours and long wait, the morning time is generally preferable at both locations.

Schools

The school district for Elmhurst is District 24. For public elementary schools, there are: P.S. 007 Louis F. Simeone, P.S. 089 Elmhurst, P.S. 013 Clement C. Moore, and P.S. 102 Bayview. For public high schools, there are: Civic Leadership Academy, Pan American International High School, Maspeth High School, John F. Kennedy Jr. School, International High School for Health Sciences, and Newtown High School.

Hospital

The Elmhurst Hospital Center, part of NYC Health + Hospitals, is where local residents primarily go for affordable, quality healthcare. The facility offers a wide range of pediatric and adult primary care services, including cardiology, urology, orthopedics, and more. Due to the diversity of the patients there, the hospital is often described in the media as "A Medical Melting Pot."