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
26
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
82 Reviews
La Sala
58 Reviews
Trestle
58 Reviews
Mosaic Craft Beer, Cocktail & Wine Bar
223 Reviews
Zbar Astoria
38 Reviews
The Beast Next Door
103 Reviews
Astoria Craft
77 Reviews
LIC Beer Project
45 Reviews
The Ditty
94 Reviews
Sweet Afton
901 Reviews
Blend Astoria
80 Reviews
Sunswick
326 Reviews
The Last Word
103 Reviews
Judy & Punch
89 Reviews
The Local
26 Reviews
Mad Donkey Beer Bar & Grill
279 Reviews
The Pomeroy
128 Reviews
The Brewery Bar & Kitchen
70 Reviews
Beija Flor
117 Reviews
The Baroness Bar + Kitchen
168 Reviews
Gaijin
96 Reviews
Ramen Shack
52 Reviews
Il Bambino
1054 Reviews
Mom's Kitchen & Bar
239 Reviews
Crescent Grill
209 Reviews
Butcher Bar
1292 Reviews
Vite Bar
58 Reviews
The Beast Next Door
103 Reviews
Queens Comfort
1495 Reviews
District Saigon
242 Reviews
Taverna Kyclades
1634 Reviews
Trestle
58 Reviews
Gastroteca
614 Reviews
The Barn
122 Reviews
The Pomeroy
128 Reviews
Blend Astoria
80 Reviews
Nosh Borough
220 Reviews
House of Thai
159 Reviews
Sweet Afton
901 Reviews
Mezquite Restaurant
165 Reviews
Food Bazaar Supermarket
138 Reviews
Natural Frontier Market
37 Reviews
Bravo International Supermarket
87 Reviews
Titan Foods
114 Reviews
Family Market
72 Reviews
Best Market
79 Reviews
Mediterranean Foods
40 Reviews
Baker House Market
11 Reviews
Green Apple Supermarket
10 Reviews
Mediterranean Foods
16 Reviews
Orange Blossom
12 Reviews
Crescent Gourmet Deli & Grocery
21 Reviews
Key Food
33 Reviews
Beyoglu Garden Marketplace
37 Reviews
Little Food Shop
6 Reviews
Go Organic NYC
24 Reviews
C-Town Supermarket
61 Reviews
California Farmers Market
37 Reviews
U Mart
29 Reviews
Berry Fresh Farm
82 Reviews
Astoria Coffee
224 Reviews
Tea Plus Cafe
130 Reviews
Tea and Milk
218 Reviews
OK Cafe
119 Reviews
The Teapsy New York
50 Reviews
Our Coffee Shop
47 Reviews
Kinship Coffee Cooperative
163 Reviews
60 Beans Kitchen & Coffee
208 Reviews
Gossip Coffee
199 Reviews
Madame Sousou
77 Reviews
Infinitea NY
37 Reviews
Cafe 23
28 Reviews
Sweet Scene
23 Reviews
Château le Woof
26 Reviews
Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company
509 Reviews
Parrot Coffee
52 Reviews
Coffee Pot
29 Reviews
Birch Coffee
34 Reviews
New York City Bagel & Coffee House
128 Reviews
Cafe Boulis
132 Reviews
Club Fitness
170 Reviews
Sage Fitness Studios
24 Reviews
Life Health Fitness - Astoria
106 Reviews
Blink Fitness
123 Reviews
CrossFit Queens
51 Reviews
Matrix Fitness Club & Personal Training Center
109 Reviews
Edge Gym
35 Reviews
iLoveKickboxing.com
76 Reviews
The Rock Health & Fitness Club
112 Reviews
Astoria Sports Complex
99 Reviews
CrossFit Bell
22 Reviews
JDI Barbell
9 Reviews
EVF Performance
27 Reviews
Synergy Fitness Clubs
104 Reviews
International Training Center
33 Reviews
Planet Fitness - Queens - Astoria
205 Reviews
New York Sports Clubs
153 Reviews
Retro Fitness
79 Reviews
Asphalt Green - Upper East Side
86 Reviews
The Complex NYC
2 Reviews
Queens Beauty Parlor
263 Reviews
Color by Tina
45 Reviews
Thai New York Spa
63 Reviews
Dimitris Hair Design
43 Reviews
Astoria Lily's Nail
151 Reviews
Oak Point Health & Vitality Centre
48 Reviews
Perfect Fantasy Hair & Nail Salon
34 Reviews
Chinese Gongfu Tui-Na
89 Reviews
Mint Hair Salon & Spa
53 Reviews
&Hair Lounge
341 Reviews
Priti Women
69 Reviews
Unique Beauty Salon
59 Reviews
Athena's Nails
225 Reviews
Studio Nova
62 Reviews
Lu Lu Spa
10 Reviews
Rush Hair Studio
219 Reviews
Body Language Tattoo
57 Reviews
Lady Like Spa
51 Reviews
Soma Art Tattoo
18 Reviews
Facials By Martha
34 Reviews
Château le Woof
26 Reviews
Bark & Bone
62 Reviews
Pets On the Run
31 Reviews
Lucky Paws
37 Reviews
NYC Pet Nanny
59 Reviews
Calling All Pets
50 Reviews
Whisker's Holistic Pet Care
50 Reviews
Farrah's Furry Friends
30 Reviews
Dr Pet Daddy
37 Reviews
Treats & Tips
30 Reviews
Pet Town
14 Reviews
Kapooch
15 Reviews
Rapawzel Dog Groomer
35 Reviews
U S Pets
63 Reviews
ASPCA Adoption Center
156 Reviews
Astoria Veterinary Group
250 Reviews
Posh Pooch
35 Reviews
Gimme Paw Dog Walking Service
34 Reviews
Petland Discounts
9 Reviews
K9 Cars
33 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
26
demolitions in the last year in Long Island City
There have been
27
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