Flushing Meadows

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Flushing Meadows?

11,971 people live in Flushing Meadows. The median household income is $61,824.

Democrat Neighborhood

Flushing Meadows is 81% registered Democrat.

Flushing Meadows is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 11,971. It occupies approximately 3.06 square miles. There are 250 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Flushing Meadows are 48% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 58% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 44, 51% of residents are married, and 29% of residents have at least one child. About 23% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 81% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Flushing Meadows is 11% 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

48% higher than the national average

Housing costs

55% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

49% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

28% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

50% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

56% higher than the national average

Utility costs

62% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

80% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

48% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

45% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$61,824
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
58%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
41%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$3,069

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
52
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Flushing Meadows residents
There were
39
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Flushing Meadows residents
There were
68
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Flushing Meadows 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
62%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
2%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
34%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
26%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
31%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
41%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
45
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
51%

Political

The Area is
81%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Flushing Meadows
There have been
21
demolitions in the last year in Flushing Meadows
There have been
32
new buildings built in the last year in Flushing Meadows

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
low
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high