Long Island City

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Long Island City?

125,941 people live in Long Island City. The median household income is $53,003.

Long Island City is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 125,941. It occupies approximately 3.29 square miles. There are 440 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Long Island City are 18% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 82% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 39% of residents are married, and 21% of residents have at least one child. About 25% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Long Island City 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 Geographic District #30, which has approximately 39,432 students enrolled and is rated unclassified 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

18% higher than the national average

Housing costs

22% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

19% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

2% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

19% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

23% higher than the national average

Utility costs

29% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

43% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

12% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

20% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$53,003
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
82%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
17%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,110

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
30
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Long Island City residents
There were
16
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Long Island City residents
There were
27
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Long Island City residents

School

School District

This area is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #30
There are
39,432
students enrolled in this district

Social Buzz

Local Photos

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Diamond Dogs
79 Reviews
La Sala
56 Reviews
The Last Word
89 Reviews
Zbar Astoria
35 Reviews
Mosaic Craft Beer, Cocktail & Wine Bar
214 Reviews
Astoria Craft
70 Reviews
Sweet Afton
880 Reviews
Sunswick
322 Reviews
The Ditty
82 Reviews
Judy & Punch
79 Reviews
Mom's Kitchen & Bar
189 Reviews
Astoria Bier and Cheese
269 Reviews
The Local
25 Reviews
Passage Irish Bar and Kitchen
73 Reviews
Mad Donkey Beer Bar & Grill
271 Reviews
Halsey's Tavern
58 Reviews
District Saigon
215 Reviews
Flattopps
89 Reviews
The Sparrow Tavern
483 Reviews
Sekend Sun
153 Reviews
Gaijin
66 Reviews
Sami's Kabab House
33 Reviews
Mom's Kitchen & Bar
189 Reviews
Vite Bar
44 Reviews
Il Bambino
1040 Reviews
Sugar Freak
1076 Reviews
District Saigon
215 Reviews
Butcher Bar
1253 Reviews
The Barn
119 Reviews
Gastroteca
580 Reviews
Nosh Borough
216 Reviews
Queens Comfort
1428 Reviews
Vite Vinosteria
337 Reviews
Sweet Afton
880 Reviews
The Pomeroy
116 Reviews
Sanfords Restaurant
304 Reviews
Taverna Kyclades
1614 Reviews
No5nyc
45 Reviews
3 Greeks Grill
63 Reviews
Syo Japanese Restaurant
60 Reviews
Bravo International Supermarket
86 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
132 Reviews
Natural Frontier Market
37 Reviews
Titan Foods
110 Reviews
Family Market
72 Reviews
Mediterranean Foods
14 Reviews
Mediterranean Foods
37 Reviews
Crescent Gourmet Deli & Grocery
20 Reviews
Orange Blossom
12 Reviews
Greenbay Marketplace
78 Reviews
Key Food
31 Reviews
Rio Market
58 Reviews
Manavi Market
13 Reviews
Steinway Market
7 Reviews
Abarrotes Gabriel
3 Reviews
Berry Fresh Farm
82 Reviews
C-Town Supermarket
31 Reviews
City Fresh Market
35 Reviews
Wide Lake 4
3 Reviews
Tea Plus Cafe
115 Reviews
Astoria Coffee
219 Reviews
Coffeed
15 Reviews
Tea and Milk
208 Reviews
The Teapsy New York
47 Reviews
Sweet Scene
18 Reviews
Gossip Coffee
191 Reviews
Infinitea NY
31 Reviews
Cafe 23
25 Reviews
Madame Sousou
72 Reviews
Kinship Coffee Cooperative
161 Reviews
Château le Woof
24 Reviews
OK Cafe
116 Reviews
Cafe Boulis
128 Reviews
Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company
498 Reviews
60 Beans Kitchen & Coffee
202 Reviews
Vanilla Sky
157 Reviews
Caffino
58 Reviews
Coffee Pot
30 Reviews
New York City Bagel & Coffee House
122 Reviews
Club Fitness
166 Reviews
Sage Fitness Studios
35 Reviews
Life Health Fitness - Astoria
103 Reviews
iLoveKickboxing.com
75 Reviews
CrossFit Queens
50 Reviews
Blink Fitness
112 Reviews
Astoria Sports Complex
99 Reviews
Matrix Fitness Club & Personal Training Center
107 Reviews
The Rock Health & Fitness Club
101 Reviews
Synergy Fitness Clubs
102 Reviews
New York Sports Clubs
152 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Queens - Astoria
202 Reviews
Astoria Barbell Club + CrossFit Astoria
11 Reviews
International Training Center
33 Reviews
Retro Fitness
75 Reviews
The Complex NYC
2 Reviews
eFc CrossFit
8 Reviews
UFC GYM Astoria
20 Reviews
Lucille Roberts - Astoria
61 Reviews
Omni Martial Arts
11 Reviews
Queens Beauty Parlor
256 Reviews
Astoria Lily's Nail
142 Reviews
Thai New York Spa
62 Reviews
Priti Women
67 Reviews
Mint Hair Salon & Spa
52 Reviews
Color by Tina
42 Reviews
Dimitris Hair Design
30 Reviews
Oak Point Health & Vitality Centre
46 Reviews
Athena's Nails
217 Reviews
Unique Beauty Salon
52 Reviews
Chinese Gongfu Tui-Na
89 Reviews
Studio Nova
60 Reviews
Lady Like Spa
50 Reviews
Perfect Fantasy Hair & Nail Salon
34 Reviews
Rush Hair Studio
191 Reviews
GiGi Salon Styling Studio - Aveda Concept Salon
500 Reviews
Body Language Tattoo
53 Reviews
Brazilian Waxing Center
188 Reviews
Facials By Martha
31 Reviews
Heena's Beauty Salon And Spa
43 Reviews
Château le Woof
24 Reviews
Bark & Bone
52 Reviews
NYC Pet Nanny
57 Reviews
Pets On the Run
31 Reviews
Farrah's Furry Friends
30 Reviews
Kapooch
15 Reviews
Whisker's Holistic Pet Care
48 Reviews
Dr Pet Daddy
36 Reviews
Rapawzel Dog Groomer
34 Reviews
Urban Waggers
9 Reviews
Astoria Veterinary Group
242 Reviews
Treats & Tips
30 Reviews
Dog Liberty LLC
27 Reviews
Pet Star Grooming
33 Reviews
Paws 4 Luv
3 Reviews
Urban Dog Adventure
8 Reviews
Joan's Ark Pet Sitting & Services
23 Reviews
K9 Cars
32 Reviews
Jumping Bulldog
74 Reviews
Petland Discounts
9 Reviews

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
53%
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
36%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
35%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
20%
lower than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
27%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
34
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
21%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
39%

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Long Island City
There have been
25
demolitions in the last year in Long Island City
There have been
29
new buildings built in the last year in Long Island City

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