Hill Crest

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Hill Crest?

30,587 people live in Hill Crest. The median household income is $71,244.

Democrat Neighborhood

Hill Crest is 77% registered Democrat.

Hill Crest is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 30,587. It occupies approximately 1.81 square miles. There are 151 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Hill Crest are 72% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 59% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 39, 52% of residents are married, and 31% of residents have at least one child. About 28% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 78% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Hill Crest is 12% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 75.4°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.0°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 75.4°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.0°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

72% higher than the national average

Housing costs

79% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

71% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

49% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

73% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

81% higher than the national average

Utility costs

84% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

107% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

80% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

58% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$71,244
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
40%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
59%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$5,277

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
13
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Hill Crest residents
There were
21
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Hill Crest residents
There were
29
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Hill Crest 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
56%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
8%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
19%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
4%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
22%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
35%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
40
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
31%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
52%

Political

The Area is
77%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Hill Crest
There have been
7
demolitions in the last year in Hill Crest
There have been
9
new buildings built in the last year in Hill Crest

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
high
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
low
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high