Sunnyside

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Sunnyside?

55,057 people live in Sunnyside. The median household income is $56,722.

Democrat Neighborhood

Sunnyside is 79% registered Democrat.

Sunnyside is a neighborhood in Queens with a total population of 55,057. It occupies approximately 3.44 square miles. There are 125 street trees per square mile.

Overall, expenses in Sunnyside are 26% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 78% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 35, 45% of residents are married, and 23% of residents have at least one child. About 22% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Voters in this area are 80% Democrat.

The overall risk of crime in Sunnyside is 20% 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 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 77.1°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.6°F.

Financial

Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

26% higher than the national average

Housing costs

31% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

27% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

10% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

27% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

32% higher than the national average

Utility costs

38% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

55% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

23% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

26% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$56,722
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
78%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
21%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$5,057

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
55%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
1%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
30%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
43%
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
34%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
36
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
23%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
45%

Political

The Area is
79%
registered Democrat

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