Howard Beach

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Howard Beach?

8,573 people live in Howard Beach. The median household income is $89,245.

Democrat Neighborhood

Howard Beach is 51% registered Democrat.

Howard Beach is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 8,573. It occupies approximately 1.00 square miles. There are 132 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Howard Beach are 60% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 88% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 50, 64% of residents are married, and 22% of residents have at least one child. About 19% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 51% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Howard Beach is 10% higher 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

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

60% higher than the national average

Housing costs

68% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

56% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

35% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

55% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

68% higher than the national average

Utility costs

68% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

100% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

82% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

32% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$89,245
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
11%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
88%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,939

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
24
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Howard Beach residents
There were
24
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Howard Beach residents
There were
52
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Howard Beach 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

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Hookah On the Bay
5 Reviews
Vetro Restaurant & Lounge
167 Reviews
Saffron Restaurant
190 Reviews
Lenny's Clam Bar
280 Reviews
Nana's Breakfast Nook
51 Reviews
Hagane
85 Reviews
Prima Pasta & Cafe
106 Reviews
Russo's On The Bay
90 Reviews
Sapienza Delicatessen & Restaurant
44 Reviews
Brothers Ravioli
35 Reviews
Frenasia
127 Reviews
Lenny's Pizza & Restaurant
43 Reviews
Brothers Italian Food World
5 Reviews
That's A Wrap
41 Reviews
Howard Beach Bagel Cafe
33 Reviews
Empire Buffet
77 Reviews
Vetro Restaurant & Lounge
167 Reviews
Greek Grill - Howard Beach
90 Reviews
Bruno's Ristorante
63 Reviews
New Park Pizzeria
417 Reviews
Crossbay Diner
152 Reviews
East Meets West
22 Reviews
Key Food
3 Reviews
FreshDirect
549 Reviews
Grove Market
1 Review
SkyFOODS
77 Reviews
Nana's Breakfast Nook
51 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
12 Reviews
Pasticceria La Torre
36 Reviews
Starbucks
96 Reviews
Sweetleaf
139 Reviews
Mama Jo's Breakfast Cart
18 Reviews
Caffe Bon
2 Reviews
Gold's Gym
33 Reviews
Rose Fitness NY
1 Review
Explosion Hair Salon
10 Reviews
VIP Salon & Spa
9 Reviews
Yelo Spa
217 Reviews
New Times Barber Shop
10 Reviews
Michael's Nails 2
5 Reviews
Mixology Hair Color Studio
4 Reviews
Nail Pro
8 Reviews
Salon Diva
114 Reviews
Asanda Aveda Spa Lounge
1731 Reviews
Lilac Nail & Spa
136 Reviews
LASHTOUCH New York City
178 Reviews
Professional Threading Studio
162 Reviews
Kutting Edge Barber Shop
18 Reviews
Reverie Spa
8 Reviews
Crystal Nail Salon
1 Review
Aussieglo Mobile Spray Tanning
6 Reviews
Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa
26 Reviews
Beach Bum Tanning Chelsea
64 Reviews
Howard Beach Animal Clinic
42 Reviews
Reliable Grooming
18 Reviews
Happy Pets NYC, LLC
23 Reviews
Monster Aquarium
33 Reviews
Vet Loves Pet Veterinary House Calls
13 Reviews
New York Dog Lovers
16 Reviews
Petaholics
31 Reviews
Mixy Paws
34 Reviews
Meredith Zinner Photography
24 Reviews
Up Dogs
8 Reviews
A Buddy For Hire
5 Reviews
NYC Pet Services
48 Reviews
Celebrity Pets Hotel
23 Reviews
Curb Your Pooch
28 Reviews
See Spot Run
5 Reviews
Woof Meow
20 Reviews
Play Pals
11 Reviews
Archer Fish Aquariums
7 Reviews
The Pet Maven
47 Reviews
Oliver and Company Pet Services
40 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
2%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
54%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
52%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
30%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
32%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
10%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
50
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
High School Diploma
Households with children are
22%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
64%

Political

The Area is
51%
registered Democrat

Construction

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

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