Hillcrest

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Hillcrest?

12,823 people live in Hillcrest. The median household income is $71,178.

Hillcrest is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 12,823. It occupies approximately 0.80 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Hillcrest are 90% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 72% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 49% of residents are married, and 34% of residents have at least one child. About 29% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Hillcrest is 11% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 75.2°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.9°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 75.2°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.9°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

90% higher than the national average

Housing costs

97% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

89% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

64% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

90% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

99% higher than the national average

Utility costs

103% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

126% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

96% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

77% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$71,178
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
27%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
72%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,417

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
95
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Hillcrest residents
There were
21
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Hillcrest residents
There were
40
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Hillcrest 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
47%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
3%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
10%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
12%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
21%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
36%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
35
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
34%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
49%

Construction

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

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