Richmond Hill

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Richmond Hill?

78,585 people live in Richmond Hill. The median household income is $58,624.

Democrat Neighborhood

Richmond Hill is 79% registered Democrat.

Richmond Hill is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 78,585. It occupies approximately 2.44 square miles. There are 153 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Richmond Hill are 67% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 57% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 36, 53% of residents are married, and 41% of residents have at least one child. About 16% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 80% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Richmond Hill is 7% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 75.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.0°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 75.5°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.0°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

67% higher than the national average

Housing costs

73% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

68% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

46% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

68% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

74% higher than the national average

Utility costs

83% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

102% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

62% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

66% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$58,624
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
57%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
42%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$3,194

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
10
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Richmond Hill residents
There were
19
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Richmond Hill residents
There were
20
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Richmond Hill 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
22%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
32%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
64%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
27%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
5%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
3%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
37
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
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
53%

Political

The Area is
79%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Richmond Hill
There have been
0
demolitions in the last year in Richmond Hill
There have been
0
new buildings built in the last year in Richmond Hill

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
high
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
low
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high