South Jamaica

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in South Jamaica?

33,704 people live in South Jamaica. The median household income is $60,650.

South Jamaica is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 33,704. It occupies approximately 1.80 square miles. There are 4 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in South Jamaica are 68% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 58% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 34, 40% of residents are married, and 46% of residents have at least one child. About 13% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in South Jamaica is 5% higher 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 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 74.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 31.8°F.

Financial

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
28%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
19%
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
32%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
21%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
15%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
34
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
46%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
40%

Weather & Natural Disasters