Lower East Side

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Lower East Side?

68,887 people live in Lower East Side. The median household income is $44,379.

Democrat Neighborhood

Lower East Side is 85% registered Democrat.

Lower East Side is a neighborhood in Manhattan with a total population of 68,887. It occupies approximately 0.81 square miles. There are 2,503 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Lower East Side are 12% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 82% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 39, 40% of residents are married, and 21% of residents have at least one child. About 21% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 85% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Lower East Side is 0% higher 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

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
PERSONAL SERVICES
SHOPPING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT
There is
1
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENT
There are
2
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENTs

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
45
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Lower East Side residents
There were
16
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Lower East Side residents
There were
18
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Lower East Side 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
36%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
10%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
54%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
36%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
5%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
23%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
40
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
21%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
40%

Political

The Area is
85%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Lower East Side
There have been
0
demolitions in the last year in Lower East Side
There have been
0
new buildings built in the last year in Lower East Side

Weather & Natural Disasters