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
22
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Howard Beach residents
There were
22
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Howard Beach residents
There were
46
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
9 Reviews
Vetro Restaurant & Lounge
170 Reviews
Saffron Restaurant
198 Reviews
Lenny's Clam Bar
295 Reviews
Prima Pasta & Cafe
110 Reviews
Hagane
92 Reviews
Russo's On The Bay
92 Reviews
Brothers Ravioli
37 Reviews
Frenasia
130 Reviews
Sapienza Delicatessen & Restaurant
50 Reviews
Brothers Italian Food World
7 Reviews
Bruno's Ristorante
67 Reviews
Sakura
67 Reviews
That's A Wrap
44 Reviews
Greek Grill - Howard Beach
94 Reviews
Vetro Restaurant & Lounge
170 Reviews
Matteo's Howard Beach
68 Reviews
Lenny's Pizza & Restaurant
45 Reviews
The Old Time Vincent's
83 Reviews
Howard Beach Bagel Cafe
36 Reviews
Empire Buffet
79 Reviews
Gino's Pizzeria & Restaurant
182 Reviews
Key Food
3 Reviews
FreshDirect
566 Reviews
SkyFOODS
78 Reviews
Grove Market
1 Review
Pasticceria La Torre
37 Reviews
Dunkin' Donuts
13 Reviews
Starbucks
98 Reviews
Sugar Bun Bake Shop
54 Reviews
Sweetleaf
141 Reviews
Mama Jo's Breakfast Cart
20 Reviews
Caffe Bon
3 Reviews
Gold's Gym
38 Reviews
Limitless Fitness
9 Reviews
Rose Fitness NY
1 Review
VIP Salon & Spa
9 Reviews
Nail Pro
11 Reviews
New Times Barber Shop
10 Reviews
Michael's Nails 2
8 Reviews
Mixology Hair Color Studio
5 Reviews
Explosion Hair Salon
11 Reviews
Crystal Nail Salon
2 Reviews
Kutting Edge Barber Shop
21 Reviews
David's Salon
25 Reviews
Steven S Turner, DDS
6 Reviews
European Wax Center
31 Reviews
Yelo Spa
222 Reviews
Professional Threading Studio
163 Reviews
Salon Diva
123 Reviews
Ink'd Artistry
7 Reviews
Joy's Nail
13 Reviews
Denart Body Painting Studio
14 Reviews
NY Sun Club Tanning & Airbrush
3 Reviews
Howard Beach Animal Clinic
46 Reviews
Reliable Grooming
17 Reviews
Happy Pets NYC, LLC
25 Reviews
Monster Aquarium
39 Reviews
Petco
13 Reviews
Wolfie's Place
17 Reviews
Paws Up NYC
47 Reviews
Bed and Biscuits
18 Reviews
Blureef Aquarium
9 Reviews
Ilana's Pet Care
10 Reviews
Vet Loves Pet Veterinary House Calls
15 Reviews
Curb Your Pooch
28 Reviews
Meredith Zinner Photography
24 Reviews
Animal Loving Care
72 Reviews
Urban Wag Brooklyn
25 Reviews
Tiff's LIC-k Dogwalking & Playgroups
11 Reviews
Brooklyn Bow Wow
56 Reviews
Pet's Wonder Grooming
3 Reviews
Ruff Cuts Pet Grooming
7 Reviews
Barking Budds
10 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 has been
1
demolition in the last year in Howard Beach
There has been
1
new building 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