Briarwood

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Briarwood?

34,733 people live in Briarwood. The median household income is $59,378.

Democrat Neighborhood

Briarwood is 81% registered Democrat.

Briarwood is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 34,733. It occupies approximately 0.69 square miles. There are 76 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Briarwood are 39% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 61% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 38, 50% of residents are married, and 29% of residents have at least one child. About 26% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 81% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Briarwood is 16% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°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 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

39% higher than the national average

Housing costs

44% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

39% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

21% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

40% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

46% higher than the national average

Utility costs

51% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

70% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

38% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

36% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$59,378
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
61%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
38%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,439

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
6
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Briarwood residents
There were
10
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Briarwood residents
There were
15
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Briarwood 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

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Cheap Shots
59 Reviews
Maloney's
6 Reviews
The Dart Inn
9 Reviews
Lovell's Guiding Light
2 Reviews
H2o Lounge
20 Reviews
Beijing Dumpling House
114 Reviews
The Panorama of My Silence-Heart
215 Reviews
Jennifer's Restaurant
45 Reviews
Cuzco Peru
31 Reviews
Corazon Latino
23 Reviews
Hado Sushi & Thai Cuisine
242 Reviews
Nutripan 2
15 Reviews
Jackfruit Garden
73 Reviews
Bella's Place Restaurant
22 Reviews
El Comal
32 Reviews
Shah's Halal Cart
27 Reviews
Avenita Diner
139 Reviews
Smile of the Beyond
35 Reviews
Joy Kitchen & Joy Taco
12 Reviews
Riko Peruvian Cuisine
69 Reviews
Burgers Plus
73 Reviews
Court House Gourmet Deli
12 Reviews
Tacos Carmelita Truck
23 Reviews
Alba Ristorante & Pizzeria
104 Reviews
John's Pizzeria & Restaurant
114 Reviews
Hi! Mango Natural Market
21 Reviews
Key Food
26 Reviews
La Herradura Grocery
1 Review
Key Food
27 Reviews
The Panorama of My Silence-Heart
215 Reviews
Starbucks
24 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
15 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
14 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
30 Reviews
Jamaica YMCA
9 Reviews
Tiffany Salon
31 Reviews
Freya Beauty Salon
34 Reviews
Hair Art NYC
34 Reviews
Yury's Barbershop
17 Reviews
Breezy Nails & Spa, Inc
156 Reviews
Sandra's Place Unisex
10 Reviews
Ideal Nails
14 Reviews
The Hustle Barbershop
19 Reviews
Raji Beauty Salon
9 Reviews
Florence Nail And Spa
11 Reviews
Briarwood Wellness Center
2 Reviews
Alex Barber Shop VIP
4 Reviews
Queen Nails
13 Reviews
Gotta Get Haircut
4 Reviews
Hair Loss & YOU
7 Reviews
Charan's Beauty Spa
5 Reviews
Breier Hair Removal & Skin Care
11 Reviews
Crystal Nail And Spa
11 Reviews
Bollywood Salon & Spa
2 Reviews
Step Up Barbershop
2 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
54%
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
26%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
18%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
8%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
27%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
38
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
29%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
50%

Political

The Area is
81%
registered Democrat

Construction

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

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
32°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
75°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