Astoria

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Astoria?

49,001 people live in Astoria. The median household income is $61,639.

Democrat Neighborhood

Astoria is 80% registered Democrat.

Astoria is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 49,001. It occupies approximately 3.28 square miles. There are 253 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Astoria are 18% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 70% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 35, 45% of residents are married, and 21% of residents have at least one child. About 27% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 81% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Astoria is 0% 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

18% higher than the national average

Housing costs

23% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

18% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

4% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

20% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

24% higher than the national average

Utility costs

27% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

44% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

16% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

14% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$61,639
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
70%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
29%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,478

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
22
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Astoria residents
There were
16
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Astoria residents
There were
28
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Astoria 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
29%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
20%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
29%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
53%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
19%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
14%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
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
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
45%

Political

The Area is
80%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Astoria
There have been
13
demolitions in the last year in Astoria
There have been
12
new buildings built in the last year in Astoria

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