Fordham

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Fordham?

63,707 people live in Fordham. The median household income is $28,963.

Democrat Neighborhood

Fordham is 91% registered Democrat.

Fordham is a neighborhood in Bronx with a total population of 63,707. It occupies approximately 0.58 square miles. There are 3,895 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Fordham are 32% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 96% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 29, 32% of residents are married, and 51% of residents have at least one child. About 8% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 92% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Fordham is 50% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 77.1°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.6°F.

This area is zoned for New York City Public Schools, which has approximately 1,038,001 students enrolled across 1880 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 77.1°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.6°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

32% higher than the national average

Housing costs

34% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

34% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

20% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

32% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

30% higher than the national average

Utility costs

48% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

52% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

18% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

57% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$28,963
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
96%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
3%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$2,152

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
21
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Fordham residents
There were
6
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Fordham residents
There were
9
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Fordham residents

School

School District

This area is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Social Buzz

Local Photos

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
The Bronx Beer Hall
111 Reviews
Que Sabrosura! Restaurant & Bar
7 Reviews
Pat O'brien Pub
6 Reviews
Fiesta Bar & Restaurant
1 Review
Applebee's
67 Reviews
Celia's Restaurant Bar & Grill
25 Reviews
El Sinaloense
1 Review
RJC Family's Cafe
23 Reviews
188 Bakery Cuchifrito's
50 Reviews
Fordham Fried Seafood And Chicken
17 Reviews
La Estrella Restaurant
17 Reviews
Gyro King
23 Reviews
Ebe Ye Yie
16 Reviews
54 E Jobo Corporation
5 Reviews
Elias' Cinco De Mayo
9 Reviews
Que Sabrosura! Restaurant & Bar
7 Reviews
Tenochtitlan Taqueria
5 Reviews
Papaye
16 Reviews
3 Way Restaurant
49 Reviews
Trattoria Zero Otto Nove
494 Reviews
Diamante Poblano Restaurant Corporation
10 Reviews
Liberato Restaurant
16 Reviews
Pollo Campero
17 Reviews
Hung Ying Chinese Take Out
2 Reviews
Dominick's Restaurant
242 Reviews
San Gennaro Trattoria Restaurant Bar
87 Reviews
Mexican Specialty Corp
2 Reviews
Teitel Brothers
49 Reviews
Lee's Deli & Grocery
3 Reviews
Phnom Penh-Nha Trang Market
5 Reviews
Modern Market
16 Reviews
Mt Carmel Gourmet Food Shop
1 Review
Morton Williams
7 Reviews
Morton Williams
13 Reviews
Prince Coffee House
40 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
6 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
3 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
6 Reviews
Starbucks
27 Reviews
Kingsbridge Coffee Shop & Deli
9 Reviews
Living naturelle in Little Italy
2 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
11 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
1 Review
Blink Fitness
15 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Bronx - Fordham Rd
19 Reviews
Lucille Roberts - Fordham Road
5 Reviews
24 Hour Fitness
39 Reviews
Rising Phoenix Tattoo
5 Reviews
New You Beauty Bar
13 Reviews
Lush Beauty Salon
6 Reviews
Tattoos By Mike Paterek
2 Reviews
The Spot
2 Reviews
Scpapelly Barbershop
2 Reviews
Hectors Piercings
3 Reviews
Envy Nail Salon
8 Reviews
Clinton Nail Salon
15 Reviews
Tammy's Nail Salon
3 Reviews
Duane Reade
3 Reviews
T&C Beauty Salon
2 Reviews
Villain Tattoo Studio
1 Review
El Montro Barber Shop
1 Review
Eugenie African Hair Braiding
1 Review
Envy Nails Ten
5 Reviews
D' Glamour Nail Spa Lounge
3 Reviews
Petland Discounts
1 Review
Gabby Pets
2 Reviews
Bronx Veterinary Center
28 Reviews
Armory Dog & Cat Hospital
28 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
86%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
61%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
10%
lower than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
42%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
25%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
65%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
29
Years Old

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Is the neighborhood around this building filled with the post-college party crowd, overrun with young parents and strollers, or more senior-friendly? Is it a wealthier area, an up-and-coming neighborhood, or a bit on the grittier side?

The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
51%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
32%

Political

The Area is
91%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Fordham
There have been
2
demolitions in the last year in Fordham
There have been
5
new buildings built in the last year in Fordham

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
33°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
77°F

Natural Disasters

Risk of storms
in this area is
mild
Risk of earthquakes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hurricanes
in this area is
mild
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
low
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high