Kew Gardens

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Kew Gardens?

14,266 people live in Kew Gardens. The median household income is $62,787.

Democrat Neighborhood

Kew Gardens is 79% registered Democrat.

Kew Gardens is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 14,266. It occupies approximately 0.59 square miles. There are 215 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Kew Gardens are 19% 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 39, 51% of residents are married, and 22% of residents have at least one child. About 25% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 79% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Kew Gardens is 6% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.4°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 76.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.4°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

19% higher than the national average

Housing costs

25% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

19% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

3% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

19% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

25% higher than the national average

Utility costs

30% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

47% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

22% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

13% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$62,787
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
$4,674

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
63%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
7%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
1%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
16%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
5%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
40
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
Bachelor's Degree
Households with children are
22%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
51%

Political

The Area is
79%
registered Democrat

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
76°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