Astoria Heights

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Astoria Heights?

9,269 people live in Astoria Heights. The median household income is $62,927.

Astoria Heights is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 9,269. It occupies approximately 0.74 square miles. There are 753 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Astoria Heights are 26% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 51% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 39, 54% of residents are married, and 27% of residents have at least one child. About 21% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Astoria Heights is 20% higher 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 Geographic District #30, which has approximately 39,432 students enrolled and is rated unclassified 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

26% higher than the national average

Housing costs

31% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

26% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

9% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

25% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

30% higher than the national average

Utility costs

38% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

57% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

26% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

21% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$62,927
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
51%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
48%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$2,534

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
14
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Astoria Heights residents
There were
26
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Astoria Heights residents
There were
59
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Astoria Heights residents

School

School District

This area is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #30
There are
39,432
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
9%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
72%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
71%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
38%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
35%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
14%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
40
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
27%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
54%

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Astoria Heights
There has been
1
demolition in the last year in Astoria Heights
There have been
6
new buildings built in the last year in Astoria 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