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
32
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
24
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

Life

Where you'll

Drink
Dine
Shop
Perk
Sweat
Groom
Wag
Diamond Dogs
93 Reviews
Trestle
111 Reviews
La Sala
66 Reviews
Mosaic Craft Beer, Cocktail & Wine Bar
232 Reviews
LIC Beer Project
57 Reviews
The Beast Next Door
116 Reviews
Astoria Craft
92 Reviews
The Ditty
111 Reviews
Sweet Afton
925 Reviews
Blend Astoria
161 Reviews
The Last Word
125 Reviews
Sunswick
330 Reviews
Judy & Punch
100 Reviews
The Local
29 Reviews
Mad Donkey Beer Bar & Grill
289 Reviews
The Pomeroy
145 Reviews
Zbar Astoria
44 Reviews
The Baroness Bar + Kitchen
190 Reviews
The Brewery Bar & Kitchen
76 Reviews
Beija Flor
132 Reviews
Chop Chop Grub Shop
27 Reviews
Gaijin
140 Reviews
Minas Grill
39 Reviews
Il Bambino
1084 Reviews
Salt & Bone Smokehouse
136 Reviews
Mom's Kitchen & Bar
332 Reviews
Crescent Grill
218 Reviews
Sugar Freak
1158 Reviews
Butcher Bar
1409 Reviews
The Beast Next Door
116 Reviews
Vite Bar
72 Reviews
Queens Comfort
1603 Reviews
Kilo Astoria
38 Reviews
Taverna Kyclades
1734 Reviews
Blend Astoria
161 Reviews
District Saigon
282 Reviews
The Pomeroy
145 Reviews
Gastroteca
653 Reviews
House of Thai
177 Reviews
Sweet Afton
925 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
143 Reviews
Natural Frontier Market
40 Reviews
Bravo International Supermarket
85 Reviews
Titan Foods
117 Reviews
Family Market
72 Reviews
Best Market
82 Reviews
Mediterranean Foods
40 Reviews
Baker House Market
15 Reviews
Mediterranean Foods
17 Reviews
Crescent Gourmet Deli & Grocery
23 Reviews
Orange Blossom
13 Reviews
Go Organic NYC
25 Reviews
Key Food
32 Reviews
C-Town Supermarket
60 Reviews
Beyoglu Garden Marketplace
38 Reviews
Little Food Shop
6 Reviews
California Farmers Market
37 Reviews
Berry Fresh Farm
82 Reviews
Greenbay Marketplace
87 Reviews
Dorian's Seafood Market
23 Reviews
Astoria Coffee
239 Reviews
Tea Plus Cafe
163 Reviews
Tea and Milk
239 Reviews
Sweet Scene
32 Reviews
OK Cafe
124 Reviews
Madame Sousou
84 Reviews
The Teapsy New York
62 Reviews
Gossip Coffee
216 Reviews
Kinship Coffee Cooperative
173 Reviews
60 Beans Kitchen & Coffee
222 Reviews
Our Coffee Shop
51 Reviews
Stellar Brews
17 Reviews
Cafe 23
33 Reviews
Château le Woof
28 Reviews
Infinitea NY
46 Reviews
Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company
522 Reviews
Birch Coffee
38 Reviews
Parrot Coffee
53 Reviews
New York City Bagel & Coffee House
134 Reviews
Coffee Pot
29 Reviews
Club Fitness
179 Reviews
Sage Fitness Studios
25 Reviews
iLoveKickboxing.com
83 Reviews
Matrix Fitness Club & Personal Training Center
114 Reviews
CrossFit Queens
53 Reviews
Blink Fitness
128 Reviews
Astoria Sports Complex
102 Reviews
CrossFit Bell
22 Reviews
The Rock Health & Fitness Club
116 Reviews
EVF Performance
28 Reviews
International Training Center
34 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Queens - Astoria
209 Reviews
Retro Fitness
83 Reviews
Synergy Fitness Clubs
111 Reviews
New York Sports Clubs
157 Reviews
JDI Barbell
10 Reviews
The Complex NYC
3 Reviews
Asphalt Green - Upper East Side
95 Reviews
Row House Upper East Side
7 Reviews
Ultimate Fitness Queens
42 Reviews
Queens Beauty Parlor
273 Reviews
Color by Tina
50 Reviews
The Giving Tree Yoga Studio
74 Reviews
Dimitris Hair Design
50 Reviews
Astoria Lily's Nail
158 Reviews
Thai New York Spa
63 Reviews
Oak Point Health & Vitality Centre
53 Reviews
Jasmine Nail & Spa
24 Reviews
Mint Hair Salon & Spa
57 Reviews
Chinese Gongfu Tui-Na
93 Reviews
Hell Gate Tattoo
12 Reviews
Priti Women
72 Reviews
&Hair Lounge
356 Reviews
Studio Nova
74 Reviews
Athena's Nails
240 Reviews
Unique Beauty Salon
75 Reviews
Songs Body Zen Inc
62 Reviews
Element Beauty Nail & Spa
44 Reviews
Perfect Fantasy Hair & Nail Salon
34 Reviews
Glamour Laser
39 Reviews
Château le Woof
28 Reviews
Bark & Bone
68 Reviews
Calling All Pets
50 Reviews
NYC Pet Nanny
66 Reviews
Lucky Paws
41 Reviews
Pets On the Run
32 Reviews
Whisker's Holistic Pet Care
50 Reviews
Farrah's Furry Friends
31 Reviews
Rapawzel Dog Groomer
41 Reviews
Pet Town
15 Reviews
Treats & Tips
30 Reviews
LIC Doghouse
80 Reviews
Dr Pet Daddy
42 Reviews
Kapooch
16 Reviews
ASPCA Adoption Center
167 Reviews
Posh Pooch
36 Reviews
U S Pets
65 Reviews
Astoria Veterinary Group
259 Reviews
Gimme Paw Dog Walking Service
34 Reviews
Petland Discounts
10 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

Upgrade to see detailed census data

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
21
demolitions in the last year in Long Island City
There have been
18
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