Far Rockaway

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Far Rockaway?

39,456 people live in Far Rockaway. The median household income is $43,700.

Democrat Neighborhood

Far Rockaway is 86% registered Democrat.

Far Rockaway is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 39,456. It occupies approximately 1.23 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Far Rockaway are 41% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 77% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 33, 40% of residents are married, and 36% of residents have at least one child. About 13% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 86% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Far Rockaway is 69% 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 Geographic District #27, which has approximately 45,198 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 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°F.

Financial

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
8
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Far Rockaway residents
There were
9
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Far Rockaway residents
There were
14
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Far Rockaway residents

School

School District

This area is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #27
There are
45,198
students enrolled in this district

Life

Where you'll

Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Beginnings
163 Reviews
Lucky Boy Restaurant
147 Reviews
Tacos Y Mas Mexican Restaurant
60 Reviews
Cork & Slice
72 Reviews
Dickey's Barbecue Pit
110 Reviews
Bayhouse Waterfront Bar and Grille
191 Reviews
Mario's
11 Reviews
Panera Bread
72 Reviews
Chimichurri Charcoal Kitchen
67 Reviews
Gino's Pizza
24 Reviews
Just Taste It
14 Reviews
Boardwalk Bagel
26 Reviews
Sherwood Diner
116 Reviews
IHOP
62 Reviews
Doma Land + Sea
65 Reviews
Yumze Food Gourmet Deli
17 Reviews
Ciccio Boy Pizzeria & Restaurant
27 Reviews
Tanami's
22 Reviews
DredSurfer Grill
17 Reviews
King Souvlaki
280 Reviews
Gourmet Glatt
16 Reviews
Key Foods
4 Reviews
FreshDirect
814 Reviews
Tobacco Road
6 Reviews
SkyFoods
104 Reviews
Compare Foods
7 Reviews
Shop Fair Supermarket of Beach 20th
6 Reviews
Stop & Shop
19 Reviews
Seasons
7 Reviews
Latino Mini Market
2 Reviews
Seasons Express
1 Review
Ruthy's Grocery & Deli
2 Reviews
SEAGIRT MARKET DELI
2 Reviews
Just Salad Catering
6 Reviews
Ralph's Diner
14 Reviews
Cafe Chocolat
11 Reviews
The Cheese Store of Cedarhurst
16 Reviews
Starbucks
56 Reviews
McDonald's
16 Reviews
Dunkin'
9 Reviews
McDonald's
27 Reviews
Dunkin'
21 Reviews
7-Eleven
6 Reviews
Crawfords Coffee Bar &Cafe
8 Reviews
Life Clubs
19 Reviews
5 Towns CrossFit
5 Reviews
The Max Challenge Of Five Towns
3 Reviews
LA Fitness
10 Reviews
Club Central
4 Reviews
Planet Fitness
1 Review
Sports and Fitness Performance
3 Reviews
Hair Bar NYC
72 Reviews
Dolce Aesthetics
187 Reviews
Beny's Hair Salon
43 Reviews
Tan Glam
74 Reviews
Pily's Unisex Hair Salon
69 Reviews
European Wax Center
48 Reviews
Ink'd Artistry
20 Reviews
Garden City Prenatal Massage
47 Reviews
Professional Threading Studio
200 Reviews
Awesome Threading Salon
78 Reviews
New Proud Nails
10 Reviews
Dolce Aesthetics
83 Reviews
Laser Express Center
49 Reviews
Trè Chique
90 Reviews
Pepe's Barber Shop
4 Reviews
Healing Oasis
23 Reviews
Fabio Doti Salon
60 Reviews
Rahel Wedding Group
19 Reviews
Face To Face NYC
80 Reviews
Glow Me - Mobile Organic Spray Tanning
37 Reviews
Wespaw Pets Pharmacy
135 Reviews
Animal Loving Care
130 Reviews
At Home Veterinary
72 Reviews
Fido Fitness Club
19 Reviews
The Cat Doctor
22 Reviews
Empire of the Dog
67 Reviews
Frank's Perfect Paws
101 Reviews
Wolfie's Place
18 Reviews
Urban Wag Brooklyn
32 Reviews
Monster Aquarium
79 Reviews
The Ruff Life Mobile Grooming
77 Reviews
The Barrie Inn
12 Reviews
Beach Buds Doggy Daycare
12 Reviews
Earthly Critters Pet Transport
11 Reviews
LB Pet Service
7 Reviews
Garden City Park Animal Hospital
23 Reviews
Pampered Puppies Grooming
46 Reviews
Walk Dog Talk Dog
13 Reviews
Manhattan Aquariums
55 Reviews
Hair Of The Dog Walkers
14 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
87%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
62%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
44%
lower than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
66%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
0%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
86%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
34
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
36%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
40%

Political

The Area is
86%
registered Democrat

Construction

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

Weather & Natural Disasters