NY

National Population : 333,590,059
New York State Population : 18,700,215

About Jackson Heights, NY

Jackson Heights, NY is located in Queens County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Jackson Heights is about 66,636 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $325,000.00, which is roughly 18% higher than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 42% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $56,383.00, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 2% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jackson Heights is about .

New York is ranked #2 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.46 out of 100.

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Voting

Queens County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 62.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 71.62%
Republican: 26.77%
Other: 0.92%
Green: 0.37%
Libertarian: 0.31%


Nearby Locations

Elmhurst, NY (0.76 mi.)
Woodside, NY (1.27 mi.)
Corona, NY (1.51 mi.)
Sunnyside, NY (1.83 mi.)
Rego Park, NY (1.93 mi.)
Maspeth, NY (1.96 mi.)
Middle Vlg, NY (2.33 mi.)
Forest Hills, NY (2.61 mi.)
Long Is City, NY (2.92 mi.)
Astoria, NY (2.92 mi.)
Glendale, NY (3.23 mi.)
Ridgewood, NY (3.23 mi.)
Jamaica, NY (4.10 mi.)
Kew Gardens, NY (4.10 mi.)
Woodhaven, NY (4.21 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 11372
Latitude : 40.751730
Longitude : -73.882981
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 67 ft.
Area Code(s) : 347, 718, 929, 917

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.77
Male Population Estimate : 50.55%
Female Population Estimate : 49.45%
Median Age : 37.5
Male Median Age : 36.4
Female Median Age : 38.8

White Population Estimate : 49.76%
Black Population Estimate : 4.11%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 57.17%
Asian Population Estimate : 21.85%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.55%
Other Population Estimate : 27.94%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jackson Heights specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Queens County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Queens County: About 598 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Queens County is about 33% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 52% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.