Jackson Heights

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Jackson Heights?

107,558 people live in Jackson Heights. The median household income is $51,438.

Democrat Neighborhood

Jackson Heights is 82% registered Democrat.

Jackson Heights is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 107,558. It occupies approximately 1.74 square miles. There are 1,035 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Jackson Heights are 50% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 62% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 36, 46% of residents are married, and 33% of residents have at least one child. About 17% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 83% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Jackson Heights is 17% 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

50% higher than the national average

Housing costs

55% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

51% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

29% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

49% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

56% higher than the national average

Utility costs

65% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

85% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

45% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

54% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$51,438
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
62%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
37%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,518

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
12
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jackson Heights residents
There were
10
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jackson Heights residents
There were
18
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jackson Heights 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

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Addictive Wine and Tapas Bar
63 Reviews
Terraza 7
94 Reviews
D'Antigua Lounge
25 Reviews
Bocaito Cafe & Wine Bar
136 Reviews
Cassidy's Ale House
49 Reviews
Ready Penny Inn
33 Reviews
Legends Bar & Grill
91 Reviews
Amaru Pisco bar
69 Reviews
Tempo Libero Bar
4 Reviews
Playground Authentic Thai Cuisine
104 Reviews
Unidentified Flying Chickens
518 Reviews
Dalton's Bar & Grill
11 Reviews
Lenos Bar Restaurant
33 Reviews
Bachue Restaurant and Bar
37 Reviews
Las Margaritas
104 Reviews
Cafe Rubio Sports Bar & Restaurant
55 Reviews
Oceanic Boil
117 Reviews
Friend's Tavern
33 Reviews
Barriles Restaurant and Sports Bar
17 Reviews
Addictive Wine and Tapas Bar
63 Reviews
Rincon Criollo
628 Reviews
Kitchen 79
367 Reviews
Taqueria Santa Fe
79 Reviews
Oceanic Boil
117 Reviews
Jeaw Hon New York
21 Reviews
Lhasa Fast Food
94 Reviews
Pio Pio 2
962 Reviews
La Cabana Argentinan Steakhouse
140 Reviews
Juanitas Café
50 Reviews
Areperia Arepa Lady
319 Reviews
Himalayan Yak
433 Reviews
Emoji Burger
116 Reviews
969 NYC Coffee
101 Reviews
Black Thai
169 Reviews
Lali Guras
119 Reviews
Satori Burgers
21 Reviews
LaGuardia Cafe
57 Reviews
Urubamba
247 Reviews
Sake Bar By Zabb
92 Reviews
Patel Brothers
117 Reviews
Phil-Am Foods
64 Reviews
Subzi-Mandi
10 Reviews
Mi Tierra Supermarket
30 Reviews
Pacific Supermarket
42 Reviews
Met Food Markets
32 Reviews
Downtown Natural Market
53 Reviews
Foodtown
6 Reviews
Lemon Farm
25 Reviews
Mi Tierra Supermarket
25 Reviews
Ferreira Foodtown
19 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
3 Reviews
Trade Fair Supermarket
12 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
14 Reviews
Food Dynasty
20 Reviews
Tommy's Delicious Gourmet
5 Reviews
Food Universe Marketplace
4 Reviews
Deli Boy Express
1 Review
Mango Rico
5 Reviews
Casa Rivera Grocery
5 Reviews
969 NYC Coffee
101 Reviews
Cannelle Patisserie
602 Reviews
Pauglina
16 Reviews
Lety's Bakery and Café
180 Reviews
Juju's Bagels Cafe
120 Reviews
Espresso 77
296 Reviews
Caffebene
70 Reviews
Double Rainbow of Woodside Bakery
48 Reviews
Pecoshitas
20 Reviews
Starbucks
70 Reviews
Seba-Seba Coffee Shop
77 Reviews
Al Naimat Restaurant & Sweets
91 Reviews
El Pequeno Coffee Shop
33 Reviews
Coco Fresh Tea & Juice
5 Reviews
Mike's Coffee Express
2 Reviews
Raja Sweets & Fast Food
66 Reviews
Metro Star Coffee Shop
7 Reviews
Las Delicias Tropical Corporation
10 Reviews
Kung Fu Tea
54 Reviews
Vanilla Cafe
13 Reviews
Blink Fitness
106 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Queens
29 Reviews
Executive Fitness Wellness Center
11 Reviews
Sweat Fitness NYC
1 Review
Rose Fitness NY
1 Review
Fuchsia Beauty Lounge
99 Reviews
Optima Beauty Supply
67 Reviews
Leonardo Maciel Salon
30 Reviews
For Your Hair by Peter
57 Reviews
Luzma Salon & Medi-Spa
8 Reviews
Lucero Artistry
12 Reviews
Jakari J Salon
41 Reviews
Studio 316 Body Art
42 Reviews
Modern Barber Shop Unisex
8 Reviews
Manat Threading Inc
15 Reviews
Corona Barber Shop Plus
43 Reviews
The Makeup Shop Corp
11 Reviews
Miss Laser
8 Reviews
Femina Threading & Waxing Salon
6 Reviews
Tattoos By Pon
5 Reviews
Pilatos Hair Salon & Boutique
21 Reviews
Grammy Salon
8 Reviews
The Nail Place On 78th
53 Reviews
Supreme Clientele Barbershop
8 Reviews
Nila's Eyebrow Center
12 Reviews
Coral Aquariums
42 Reviews
Heights Animal Hospital
34 Reviews
Annella's Trails and Tails
36 Reviews
Petisa Spa
13 Reviews
Bed and Biscuits
20 Reviews
Paws Up NYC
48 Reviews
Monster Aquarium
47 Reviews
Petland Discounts
13 Reviews
International Animal Clinic
16 Reviews
Happy Tails Pet Care
17 Reviews
Noah's Ark Pet Clinic
52 Reviews
Walk Dog Talk Dog
11 Reviews
Petco
28 Reviews
American Animal Hospital
28 Reviews
Never Alone Pets
69 Reviews
Joan's Ark Pet Sitting & Services
24 Reviews
Happy Pets NYC, LLC
31 Reviews
My Dog Needs A Walk
28 Reviews
NY Paw Pals
5 Reviews
Good To The Bone
14 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
55%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
13%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
51%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
25%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
1%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
44%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
37
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
33%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
46%

Political

The Area is
82%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Jackson Heights
There has been
1
demolition in the last year in Jackson Heights
There have been
10
new buildings built in the last year in Jackson Heights

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
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high