NY

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

About Rockaway Beach, NY

Rockaway Beach, NY is located in Queens County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Rockaway Beach is about 12,464 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $310,800.00, which is roughly 14% higher than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 39% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $59,431.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 3% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Rockaway Beach 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

Arverne, NY (0.89 mi.)
Neponsit, NY (1.84 mi.)
Belle Harbor, NY (1.84 mi.)
Far Rockaway, NY (3.93 mi.)
Inwood, NY (3.93 mi.)
Atlantic Bch, NY (4.49 mi.)
Lawrence, NY (4.52 mi.)
JFK Airport, NY (4.95 mi.)
Jamaica, NY (4.95 mi.)
Brooklyn, NY (11.89 mi.)
Flushing, NY (13.24 mi.)
New York, NY (14.67 mi.)
Staten Island, NY (14.98 mi.)
Bronx, NY (16.86 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 11693
Latitude : 40.610717
Longitude : -73.822376
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 0 ft.
Area Code(s) : 718

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 44.46%
Female Population Estimate : 51.15%
Median Age : 38.4
Male Median Age : 36.7
Female Median Age : 39.7

White Population Estimate : 54.93%
Black Population Estimate : 31.35%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 18.28%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.72%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.23%
Other Population Estimate : 7.78%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Rockaway Beach 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.