Rockaway Park

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Rockaway Park?

12,973 people live in Rockaway Park. The median household income is $58,670.

Democrat Neighborhood

Rockaway Park is 70% registered Democrat.

Rockaway Park is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 12,973. It occupies approximately 0.61 square miles. There are 424 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Rockaway Park are 22% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 71% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 43, 43% of residents are married, and 28% of residents have at least one child. About 16% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 70% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Rockaway Park is 27% lower than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°F.

This area is zoned for New York City Geographic District #27, which has approximately 45,198 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 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°F.

Financial

New Businesses

EATING - DRINKING
SHOPPING
There is
1
NEW
EATING - DRINKING
ESTABLISHMENT
There is
1
NEW
SHOPPING
ESTABLISHMENT

Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

There were
29
noise complaints in the last year per 1,000 Rockaway Park residents
There were
20
filth complaints in the last year per 1,000 Rockaway Park residents
There were
30
street complaints in the last year per 1,000 Rockaway Park residents

School

School District

This area is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #27
There are
45,198
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
67%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
6%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
28%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
50%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
37%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
58%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
43
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
28%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
43%

Political

The Area is
70%
registered Democrat

Construction

There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days in Rockaway Park
There have been
0
demolitions in the last year in Rockaway Park
There has been
1
new building built in the last year in Rockaway Park

Weather & Natural Disasters