Forest Park

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Forest Park?

6,853 people live in Forest Park. The median household income is $70,186.

Forest Park is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 6,853. It occupies approximately 1.20 square miles. There are 91 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Forest Park are 39% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 56% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 47, 56% of residents are married, and 22% of residents have at least one child. About 25% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Forest Park is 45% 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

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

39% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

47% higher than the national average

Utility costs

49% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

72% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

41% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

32% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$70,186
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
43%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
56%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,507

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
15
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Forest Park residents
There were
32
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Forest Park residents
There were
38
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Forest Park 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
85%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
50%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
4%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
72%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
13%
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
47
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
22%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
56%

Construction

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

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