Elmhurst

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Elmhurst?

111,325 people live in Elmhurst. The median household income is $50,082.

Democrat Neighborhood

Elmhurst is 79% registered Democrat.

Elmhurst is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 111,325. It occupies approximately 1.97 square miles. There are 840 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Elmhurst are 60% 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 36, 48% of residents are married, and 35% of residents have at least one child. About 18% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 79% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Elmhurst is 25% 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

60% higher than the national average

Housing costs

66% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

62% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

38% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

61% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

66% higher than the national average

Utility costs

77% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

97% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

55% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

65% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$50,082
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
$3,806

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

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Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
69%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
27%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
35%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
22%
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
56%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
36
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
35%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
48%

Political

The Area is
79%
registered Democrat

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