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

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
SHOPPING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT
There is
1
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENT

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
12
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jackson Heights residents
There were
9
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

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
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
9
new buildings built in the last year in Jackson Heights

Weather & Natural Disasters