Geographic Center of New York City

Welcome to the Atlas Obscura Community discussion of Geographic Center of New York City in Queens, New York. Ask questions or share travel tips, experiences, pictures, or general comments with the community. For the story behind this place, check out the Atlas Obscura entry:

Since no one seems to know when this appeared, is it possible this was the geographic center of NYC at the time it was installed?

If you removed Staten Island from the area you were considering NYC, this location is a pretty good representation of the central point of the remaining boroughs.