Morris Heights

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Morris Heights?

40,591 people live in Morris Heights. The median household income is $26,320.

Democrat Neighborhood

Morris Heights is 90% registered Democrat.

Morris Heights is a neighborhood in Bronx with a total population of 40,591. It occupies approximately 0.50 square miles. There are 4,065 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Morris Heights are 20% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 95% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 30, 31% of residents are married, and 44% of residents have at least one child. About 8% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 90% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Morris Heights is 32% 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

20% higher than the national average

Housing costs

24% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

22% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

11% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

22% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

19% higher than the national average

Utility costs

38% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

38% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

0% lower than the national average

Tobacco costs

48% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$26,320
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
95%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
4%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$2,864

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
19
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Morris Heights residents
There were
6
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Morris Heights residents
There were
10
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Morris Heights 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

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
71%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
30%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
17%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
40%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
16%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
43%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
30
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
44%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
31%

Political

The Area is
90%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Morris Heights
There have been
0
demolitions in the last year in Morris Heights
There have been
0
new buildings built in the last year in Morris Heights

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