Jamaica

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Jamaica?

71,151 people live in Jamaica. The median household income is $42,434.

Democrat Neighborhood

Jamaica is 90% registered Democrat.

Jamaica is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 71,151. It occupies approximately 2.67 square miles. There are 80 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Jamaica are 60% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 67% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 35, 42% of residents are married, and 41% of residents have at least one child. About 12% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 90% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Jamaica is 3% lower 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 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 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°F.

Financial

New Businesses

PERSONAL SERVICES
SHOPPING
There is
1
NEW
PERSONAL SERVICES
ESTABLISHMENT
There is
1
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENT

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
14
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jamaica residents
There were
30
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jamaica residents
There were
24
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Jamaica 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
54%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
5%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
41%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
16%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
20%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
23%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
36
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
41%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
42%

Political

The Area is
90%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Jamaica
There have been
3
demolitions in the last year in Jamaica
There have been
6
new buildings built in the last year in Jamaica

Weather & Natural Disasters