Harlem

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Harlem?

254,453 people live in Harlem. The median household income is $40,142.

Democrat Neighborhood

Harlem is 92% registered Democrat.

Harlem is a neighborhood in Manhattan with a total population of 254,453. It occupies approximately 3.24 square miles. There are 4,573 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Harlem are 5% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 88% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 28% of residents are married, and 30% of residents have at least one child. About 18% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 92% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Harlem is 24% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.1°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 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.1°F.

Financial

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
53%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
5%
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
52%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
7%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
45%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
34
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
30%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
28%

Political

The Area is
92%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters