Washington Heights

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Washington Heights?

139,678 people live in Washington Heights. The median household income is $41,378.

Democrat Neighborhood

Washington Heights is 91% registered Democrat.

Washington Heights is a neighborhood in Manhattan with a total population of 139,678. It occupies approximately 1.73 square miles. There are 2,870 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Washington Heights are 23% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 90% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 35, 35% of residents are married, and 31% of residents have at least one child. About 16% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 91% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Washington Heights is 49% 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

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
71
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Washington Heights residents
There were
7
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Washington Heights residents
There were
7
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Washington 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
79%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
57%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
5%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
48%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
11%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
72%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
31%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
35%

Political

The Area is
91%
registered Democrat

Construction

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

Weather & Natural Disasters