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
19
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

Social Buzz

Local Photos

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Addictive Wine and Tapas Bar
38 Reviews
Bocaito Cafe & Wine Bar
115 Reviews
D'Antigua Lounge
22 Reviews
Amaru Pisco bar
69 Reviews
Cassidy's Ale House
47 Reviews
Legends Bar & Grill
88 Reviews
Ready Penny Inn
30 Reviews
Lenos Bar Restaurant
26 Reviews
Dalton's Bar & Grill
8 Reviews
Bachue Restaurant and Bar
32 Reviews
Las Margaritas
86 Reviews
La Gloria
185 Reviews
Kabu Bar & Lounge
12 Reviews
Oceanic Boil
75 Reviews
Barriles Restaurant and Sports Bar
10 Reviews
Hombres Lounge
25 Reviews
Rubi Rosa
6 Reviews
Pollos Mario
15 Reviews
Terraza 7
88 Reviews
BQE Billiards & Bar
48 Reviews
Addictive Wine and Tapas Bar
38 Reviews
Juanitas Café
42 Reviews
Pio Pio 2
906 Reviews
La Cabana Argentinan Steakhouse
129 Reviews
Black Thai
148 Reviews
Oceanic Boil
75 Reviews
Emoji Burger
92 Reviews
Lhasa Fast Food
58 Reviews
Uncle Peter's
122 Reviews
Phayul Himalayan Restaurant
47 Reviews
Urubamba
242 Reviews
Tikka Grill
26 Reviews
Plaka
72 Reviews
Cafe Salamanca
10 Reviews
Armondo's Italian Restaurant
25 Reviews
Bocaito Cafe & Wine Bar
115 Reviews
Saw Shack
113 Reviews
La Boina Roja Steak House
132 Reviews
Chivito De Oro
197 Reviews
El Pollo Inka Peru
78 Reviews
Patel Brothers
114 Reviews
Met Food Markets
31 Reviews
Subzi-Mandi
10 Reviews
Downtown Natural Market
53 Reviews
Mi Tierra Supermarket
23 Reviews
Ferreira Foodtown
19 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
13 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
3 Reviews
Jackson Heights Health Food
29 Reviews
75th St Super Bazaar
2 Reviews
Food Dynasty
18 Reviews
Deli Boy Express
1 Review
Green Corner
1 Review
Compare Foods
17 Reviews
Associated Supermarket
9 Reviews
El Kiosko Deli Grocery
5 Reviews
Key Food
5 Reviews
Khaamar Baari
1 Review
Pauglina
11 Reviews
Lety's Bakery and Café
163 Reviews
Juju's Bagels Cafe
110 Reviews
Espresso 77
279 Reviews
Caffebene
60 Reviews
Starbucks
64 Reviews
Metro Star Coffee Shop
4 Reviews
Seba-Seba Coffee Shop
69 Reviews
969 NYC Coffee
44 Reviews
Al Naimat Restaurant & Sweets
82 Reviews
Coco Fresh Tea & Juice
2 Reviews
Las Delicias Tropical Corporation
8 Reviews
Double Rainbow of Woodside Bakery
46 Reviews
Pollos Mario
15 Reviews
Pecoshitas
19 Reviews
Kung Fu Tea
49 Reviews
Selatto
3 Reviews
Sweetleaf
141 Reviews
El Pequeno Coffee Shop
29 Reviews
Buddies In Motion
2 Reviews
Blink Fitness
99 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Queens
22 Reviews
Executive Fitness Wellness Center
13 Reviews
Sweat Fitness NYC
1 Review
Rose Fitness NY
1 Review
Fuchsia Beauty Lounge
73 Reviews
For Your Hair by Peter
57 Reviews
Leonardo Maciel Salon
22 Reviews
Luzma Salon & Medi-Spa
8 Reviews
Corona Barber Shop Plus
37 Reviews
The Makeup Shop Corp
8 Reviews
Pilatos Hair Salon & Boutique
20 Reviews
Vs Exclusive Cutz
8 Reviews
Manat Threading Inc
11 Reviews
Nila's Eyebrow Center
12 Reviews
Jakari J Salon
21 Reviews
Modern Barber Shop Unisex
6 Reviews
The Nail Place On 78th
47 Reviews
Supreme Clientele Barbershop
4 Reviews
Bellisimas Unisex Beauty Salon And Spa
7 Reviews
Walgreens
11 Reviews
Angel Tips Nail Spa
31 Reviews
Sal's Barber Shop
9 Reviews
Miss Laser
3 Reviews
PR Hair Extensions Salon NYC
8 Reviews
Annella's Trails and Tails
34 Reviews
Venus & Dalila Pet Spa
24 Reviews
Petisa Spa
11 Reviews
Noah's Ark Pet Clinic
51 Reviews
Heights Animal Hospital
31 Reviews
International Animal Clinic
16 Reviews
Petland Discounts
13 Reviews
NY Paw Pals
5 Reviews
Petco
24 Reviews
Monster Aquarium
37 Reviews
American Animal Hospital
15 Reviews
Happy Pets NYC, LLC
24 Reviews
Coral Aquariums
42 Reviews
Bed and Biscuits
18 Reviews
Paws Up NYC
47 Reviews
PetBuddy Services
36 Reviews
Pet Spa
2 Reviews
Vet Loves Pet Veterinary House Calls
14 Reviews
Ilana's Pet Care
10 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 have been
9
demolitions in the last year in Jackson Heights
There have been
6
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