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  • Setting
    Large City
  • Population
    8,128,980
  • Population Density
    17,351 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    468 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    1,807 3.3
New York City is a large city in New York with 8,128,980 residents. It has very high home values, high rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have high education levels and average income levels.

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Neighborhoods

Niche Grade Name Population
2.00 East Flatbush 169,628
1.66 Washington Heights 163,668
2.00 Crown Heights 150,652
2.00 Bedford Stuyvesant 150,199
2.33 Harlem 139,001
2.33 Williamsburg 138,719
2.33 Borough Park 133,672
3.66 Upper Westside 130,732
1.66 East New York 125,252
3.00 Astoria Long Island City 123,603
2.33 Sunset Park 119,552
1.66 Bushwick 112,162
4.00 Upper Eastside 111,986
2.66 Jackson Heights 110,549
3.00 Sheepshead Bay 108,439
2.66 Gravesend 101,661
2.66 East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem) 98,744
2.66 Elmhurst 97,459
2.33 Flatbush 95,191
2.33 Jamaica 82,536
1.66 Canarsie 80,905
3.00 Ray Ridge/Fort Hamilton 80,206
2.66 Midwood 79,974
2.66 Ridgewood 75,853
4.00 Yorkville 74,411
2.33 South Ozone Park 73,778
3.00 Lower Eastside 73,543
3.33 Forest Hills 70,806
2.66 Richmond Hill 69,044
2.66 Bensonhurst 66,750
2.66 Queens Village 66,691
2.00 Hamilton Heights 65,517
3.33 Park Slope 63,203
3.00 Flatlands 61,087
3.33 Greenwich Village East 60,814
2.00 Wakefield 58,121
2.66 Flushing 57,021
2.33 St. Albans 55,698
3.66 Chelsea 55,613
2.66 Kensington/Parkville 54,953
1.66 Cypress Hills 52,024
2.00 North Corona 51,452
1.66 Brownsville 50,702
2.66 Corona 50,174
3.33 Sunnyside (Queens) 49,411
1.66 Soundview 49,259
3.00 Ditmars Steinway 48,572
1.66 Fleetwood 46,922
3.00 Murray Hill (Queens) 46,515
2.66 Coney Island/Sea Gate 45,080
1.33 Woodstock 44,708
3.33 Morningside Heights 43,710
3.33 Woodside 43,659
1.66 Fordham Heights 41,759
1.66 Fordham Manor 41,619
4.00 Lincoln 41,150
3.66 Bellerose Floral Park 40,462
2.66 Dyker Heights 40,425
3.66 Rego Park 39,984
2.66 Ozone Park 39,574
1.66 Park Versailles 39,366
1.66 Morris Heights 38,973
2.33 Jerome Park (Kingsbridge Heights) 38,890
2.00 Woodhaven 38,702
1.66 Inwood 38,396
1.66 Williamsbridge 38,085
2.33 Gun Hill 37,926
2.00 Bedford Park 37,433
3.66 Bayside 36,533
2.33 Far Rockaway 36,514
1.66 Claremont 36,368
2.66 East Flushing 35,866
4.00 Murray Hill (Manhattan) 35,802
3.00 Maspeth 35,076
2.66 Middle Village 34,294
3.00 Kew Garden Hills 33,821
1.66 Belmont 33,683
1.33 North New York 33,599
2.33 Eastchester Village 33,370
2.66 Throgs Neck/Locust Point 33,317
4.00 Douglaston Little Neck 32,941
3.66 Greenwich Village West 32,869
3.00 Greenpoint 32,508
3.33 Great Kills 31,845
1.66 Mount Hope 31,675
2.00 Prospect Lefferts Gardens 31,317
3.33 Manhattan Valley 30,868
1.66 Highbridge 30,723
3.33 Auburndale 29,721
1.66 University Heights 29,670
2.33 Glendale 29,589
3.33 Hell's Kitchen/Clinton 29,040
1.33 Foxhurst 28,452
4.00 Kips Bay 28,320
4.00 Greenwich Village 28,033
2.66 Parkchester 27,918
3.00 Bath Beach 27,635
3.33 Briarwood 27,461
3.00 Riverdale 27,172
2.00 Bronxwood 27,148
2.00 Rosedale 27,128
2.33 Springfield Gardens North 26,238
2.33 Laurelton 26,077
3.33 Oakland Gardens 26,035
3.00 College Point 26,029
2.33 South Jamaica 25,982
2.66 Brighton Beach 25,647
1.66 Tremont 25,083
3.00 Fort Greene 24,853
1.33 Mount Eden 24,846
3.33 Prospect Heights 24,644
3.00 Clinton Hill 24,563
2.66 East Elmhurst 23,946
1.66 Macombs Dam 23,810
4.00 Midtown 23,754
3.33 Jamaica Estates 23,445
3.33 Clearview 23,170
3.33 Boerum Hill 22,846
3.33 Marin Park 22,824
3.66 Brooklyn Heights 22,545
3.33 Kew Gardens 22,368
2.66 Greensboro Hill 22,188
3.00 Bowne Park 22,143
2.00 Arverne Edgemere 21,935
3.00 Carroll Gardens 21,671
2.33 Morris Park 21,567
2.00 Clason Point 21,534
3.33 Stuyvesant Town (Stuyvesant Square) 21,309
2.00 Edenwald 21,059
4.00 Gramercy Park 21,051
1.66 East Morrisania 20,756
3.00 West Brighton 20,389
4.00 Financial District 19,884
4.00 Turtle Bay 19,495
1.66 Melrose 19,443
1.66 Mott Haven 19,127
1.66 Unionport 19,095
2.33 Baychester 18,813
3.33 Arden Heights 18,771
3.66 Carnegie Hill 18,512
2.00 Laconia 18,414
2.33 Pelham Gardens 18,268
2.66 Cambria Heights 17,723
2.00 Hollis 16,941
3.33 Sunnyside (Staten Island) 16,872
3.00 Hillcrest 16,559
2.66 Bergen Beach 16,356
3.66 Downtown Brooklyn 15,838
3.00 Stapleton 15,748
3.33 Rosebank 15,725
3.00 Windsor Terrace 15,713
3.33 Bowery 15,705
2.33 Middletown 15,349
1.33 West Farms 15,052
1.33 Fairmont 14,955
2.33 Bronxdale 14,742
3.00 Tottenville 14,691
2.00 Castle Hill 14,376
2.00 Van Nest 14,237
3.33 Pomonok 14,226
3.00 Whitestone 14,130
2.00 Westchester Village 13,991
2.66 Kingsbridge 13,880
2.66 Jamaica Hills 13,617
3.33 New Springville 13,563
3.00 Neponsit Belle Harbor 13,349
3.33 Clifton 13,185
3.33 Willowbrook 13,105
3.66 Little Italy 12,893
3.00 Mariners Harbor 12,759
3.33 Fresh Meadow 12,471
4.00 Tribeca 12,457
3.00 Port Richmond 12,208
1.33 Hunts Point 12,204
2.66 Lindenwood 12,101
2.00 Olinville 12,082
3.33 Graniteville 12,060
4.00 Battery Park City 12,028
2.66 Chinatown 12,007
3.33 Gowanus 11,826
3.66 Times Square 11,768
3.33 Eltingville 11,445
3.00 Bull's Head 11,346
2.66 Red Hook 11,297
2.66 Bayswater 11,296
2.00 Schuylerville 11,096
3.00 Prince's Bay 10,833
3.33 South Beach 10,758
3.66 SoHo 10,613
3.00 Castleton Corners 10,521
3.00 Richmond Town 10,066
2.66 Mill Basin 9,980
3.00 Spuyten Duyvil (South Riverdale) 9,812
3.66 Roosevelt Island 9,810
3.00 Bay Terrace 9,530
3.33 Oakwood Beach 9,400
3.33 St. George 9,389
3.00 Huguenot 9,381
3.33 Rossville 9,361
3.66 Sutton Place 9,345
2.00 Brookville 9,226
2.33 Prospect Park South 9,111
3.00 Hammels 8,953
3.33 Grymes Hill 8,934
2.66 Manhattan Beach 8,721
3.00 Dongan Hills 8,710
3.00 Forest Park 8,375
2.00 Howard Beach 8,289
2.00 Country Club 8,271
3.66 Hunter's Point 8,264
3.00 Utopia 7,965
4.00 NoHo 7,961
3.66 Lenox Hill 7,677
2.66 Rockaway Park Seaside 7,459
1.66 Springfield Gardens South 7,335
3.00 Annadale 7,237
1.66 Morrisania 7,161
2.33 Woodlawn Heights 6,957
3.00 Silver Lake 6,885
3.00 Grant City 6,701
3.00 New Dorp 6,552
3.00 Todt Hill 6,430
3.66 Garment District 6,233
3.00 New Dorp Beach 6,188
3.33 Fieldston 6,160
3.33 Heartland Village 6,141
3.33 Midland Beach 6,117
2.66 Gerritsen Beach 6,063
1.66 Old Howard Beach 5,893
2.66 Port Richmond Center 5,802
3.33 Charleston (Fresh Kills) 5,709
3.66 Civic Center 5,297
2.66 Meiers Corners 5,244
2.00 Bronx Park 4,874
3.00 New Brighton 4,859
3.00 Port Ivory 4,219
3.00 Arrochar 4,203
3.33 Breezy Point Roxbury 4,057
3.66 Central Park 3,689
3.00 Arlington 3,484
3.33 Columbia Street/Waterfront District 3,384
3.00 Westerleigh 3,233
3.00 Bloomfield 3,231
2.66 Grasmere 3,059
4.00 Flatiron District 2,943
3.66 Emerson Hill 2,884
3.00 Concord 2,634
3.33 Livingston 2,579
2.00 Prospect Park 2,554
2.66 Flushing Meadows Corona Park 2,151
3.00 Lighthouse Hill 2,061
2.33 Broad Channel 2,016
1.66 Port Morris 1,986
3.33 Shore Acres 1,884
3.66 Travis/Chelsea 1,664
3.33 Ward Hill 1,389
3.33 Fort Wadsorth 1,340
3.00 Greenwood Cemetery 1,071
2.66 Pelham Bay Park 1,027
4.00 Madison Square 1,013
4.00 Randoll Manor 981
2.66 Van Cortlandt 667
2.33 Brooklyn Navy Yard 466
2.00 John F. Kennedy International Airport 267
2.33 Woodlawn Cemetery 131

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
3.33 Queens Borough 2,213,977
3.66 Manhattan Borough 1,588,257
3.00 Brooklyn Borough 2,486,119
4.33 Edgewater 11,078
2.00 Bronx Borough 1,374,593
2.66 Guttenberg 11,065
2.00 West New York 48,973
4.33 Weehawken Township 12,574
4.33 Fort Lee 35,274
4.00 Hoboken 48,515
4.33 Harbor Hills 509
2.33 North Bergen Township 60,115
4.33 Englewood Cliffs 5,271
4.33 Great Neck Estates 2,737
3.66 Bellerose Terrace 2,090
4.33 University Gardens 3,850
4.33 Pelham Manor 5,481
4.33 Bellerose 1,067
3.33 Jersey City 245,226
2.33 Mount Vernon 67,236
4.33 Pelham Town 12,318
4.33 Lake Success 2,912
3.00 Inwood 9,810
4.00 Floral Park 16,074
4.00 Elmont 35,033
4.33 South Valley Stream 5,616
4.33 North Valley Stream 16,685
4.33 Tenafly 14,378
4.33 Woodmere 17,473
4.33 Valley Stream 37,212
3.00 Yonkers 195,506
4.00 North New Hyde Park 14,626
4.33 Lawrence 6,456
4.00 Atlantic Beach 1,716
3.66 Alpine 2,072
4.00 New Rochelle 76,405
3.00 Bayonne 62,485
4.33 North Hempstead Town 224,664
4.00 Hempstead Town 755,943
3.33 Staten Island Borough 466,034
2.33 Elizabeth 123,905
2.66 Linden 40,173
3.00 Carteret 22,623
2.00 Keansburg 10,179
3.66 Port Reading 3,356
4.00 Woodbridge Township 99,411
1.66 Perth Amboy 50,512
4.00 Aberdeen Township 18,150
3.00 South Amboy 8,566
3.66 Sayreville 42,511
4.00 Old Bridge Township 64,930

Comparable Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
2.66 Philadelphia 1,514,456
3.33 Washington, D.C. 593,955
3.00 Boston 609,942
3.00 Chicago 2,700,741
3.00 Los Angeles 3,782,544

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
2.33 11368 103,401
2.33 11220 99,540
2.00 11226 99,422
2.66 11385 99,295
3.00 11373 96,474
3.66 10025 95,330
3.00 11234 94,891
2.00 11236 94,643
2.33 11219 94,083
2.00 10467 93,833
1.66 11208 93,447
2.66 11211 90,522
1.33 11207 89,676
3.33 10314 87,662
3.33 11377 87,143
1.33 10456 86,121
3.00 11230 85,757
2.66 11355 82,505
3.00 10002 81,335
2.00 11203 80,337
1.33 11212 80,311
2.33 11206 79,674
1.66 10453 79,376
2.66 11204 78,690
2.66 10029 78,451
2.66 11214 78,326
2.00 11221 77,041
3.00 11229 77,021
3.00 11218 76,811
2.00 10462 75,407
1.33 10452 75,150
2.00 10468 73,738
1.66 10458 73,436
2.66 11223 73,208
1.66 10466 72,997
3.00 11209 71,704
2.00 10469 71,245
3.00 11235 71,129
4.00 11375 69,266
1.66 10457 69,144
3.00 10463 68,345
1.66 11233 66,315
1.33 10472 66,041
3.66 11215 65,477
3.00 11210 64,508
3.00 11372 63,520
1.66 10032 62,798
3.66 10009 62,335
2.00 11213 62,231
2.00 11434 61,183
3.33 10312 60,318
4.00 10024 60,239
4.00 10023 60,035
2.33 11691 59,376
1.66 11225 58,987
3.00 10027 58,834
4.00 10128 58,793
2.00 10031 58,736
1.66 10033 58,027
2.00 10473 57,444
3.00 11432 56,900
3.33 10306 55,710
1.66 10460 55,462
4.00 10003 55,190
4.00 10016 53,754
2.33 11216 53,065
3.00 11354 53,050
3.00 11435 52,358
1.66 11237 52,123
2.33 10461 51,767
3.66 11201 51,356
4.00 10011 51,064
3.33 11238 50,840
2.66 11419 48,138
3.00 11420 47,243
4.00 10028 45,345
1.00 10459 45,261
2.66 11224 45,092
1.66 10040 43,753
1.66 10451 43,550
3.66 11374 42,888
2.33 10465 42,688
3.00 11228 42,585
4.00 10021 41,546
2.66 10475 41,377
3.33 11365 41,283
2.66 11421 40,975
3.33 10304 40,934
2.00 10034 40,925
3.66 10019 40,778
3.00 11357 40,516
4.00 11040 40,296
3.33 10305 40,085
2.00 11413 39,922
2.33 11369 39,677
3.33 10301 39,367
3.00 11205 38,997
3.66 11217 38,992
3.33 11367 38,835
3.33 11358 38,668
1.33 10454 38,523
2.33 11370 38,370
3.00 11105 38,103
1.33 10455 37,699
2.00 11412 36,932
3.00 11103 36,508
3.00 11106 36,305
3.33 10026 36,026
3.00 11418 36,005
3.66 11364 35,372
2.33 10035 35,290
3.00 11231 35,109
3.00 11379 34,529
3.00 11378 33,672
3.00 11222 33,482
3.00 11102 33,432
4.00 10065 32,193
2.66 11422 31,739
4.00 10014 31,685
2.66 11423 30,890
3.33 10309 30,706
2.00 11433 30,076
2.66 11417 29,928
2.00 10030 29,186
2.00 11429 29,167
3.33 10308 29,014
3.66 10010 28,954
3.66 11361 28,926
4.00 10022 28,847
2.33 11414 28,480
2.00 11232 27,925
4.00 11001 26,905
3.33 10303 26,274
3.66 11104 26,230
4.00 10075 26,082
3.66 10013 25,942
2.00 10039 25,257
3.00 10310 24,473
3.33 11427 24,385
3.66 10012 24,342
2.33 11416 23,852
3.00 11101 23,798
3.66 10036 22,371
3.33 10471 22,222
3.33 11356 21,721
3.66 10001 21,097
3.66 11360 20,953
3.00 11694 20,792
2.33 11411 20,426
3.00 11428 19,764
3.66 10038 19,530
3.33 11426 19,165
3.33 11415 18,677
4.00 11362 17,492
2.33 10037 17,489
3.00 10302 17,128
2.00 11692 17,070
2.00 11436 16,956
4.00 10017 15,603
2.66 10470 14,952
3.33 10307 14,363
3.66 11366 14,160
4.00 11004 14,050
1.66 11239 12,802
1.00 10474 12,466
2.66 11693 11,407
3.66 10044 11,399
4.33 10280 7,741
4.00 11363 7,052
4.00 10007 5,892
3.66 10018 5,290
4.33 10069 5,214
4.33 10282 5,027
4.00 10005 4,935
3.33 11697 4,381
2.66 10464 4,255
4.00 11109 2,916
4.00 10006 2,722
3.66 10004 2,604
3.33 11005 1,797
4.33 10162 1,608
11430 53
10110 4
10170 0
10154 0
10168 0
10169 0
10020 0
10173 0
10152 0
10199 0
11351 0
10111 0
10167 0
10119 0
10171 0
10271 0
10278 0
10103 0
11359 0
10153 0
11371 0
10172 0
11425 0
11451 0
11424 0
10112 0
10279 0
10174 0
10115 0
10177 0
10165 0
10311 0

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
4.33 Great Neck Union Free School District 10
4.33 Port Washington Union Free School District 7
Valley Stream Union Free School District No. 30 3
4.33 Pelham Union Free School District 6
Elmont Union Free School District 6
4.33 Tenafly School District 6
New Hyde Park-Garden City Park Union Free School District 4
Edgewater School District 1
4.33 Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District 5
Englewood Cliffs School District 2
4.00 Valley Stream Central High School District 4
4.00 Sewanhaka Central High School District 5
4.00 New Rochelle City School District 10
4.00 New York City Geographic District No. 26 31
3.66 Old Bridge Township School District 15
Alpine School District 1
3.66 Weehawken School District 3
3.66 Woodbridge Township School District 24
3.66 New York City Geographic District No. 2 109
3.66 New York City Geographic District No. 31 66
3.66 New York City Geographic District No. 1 31
3.66 Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District 7
3.66 Lawrence Union Free School District 5
3.66 New York City Geographic District No. 3 47
3.66 New York City Geographic District No. 22 38

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Stuyvesant High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Staten Island Technical High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Technical School - Teterboro Public 9-12 Middle, High
4.33 High Tech High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 High School Math Science & Engineering at The City College of New York (CCNY) Public 9-12 High
4.33 Townsend Harris High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Bronx High School of Science Public 9-12 High
4.33 Bard High School Early College II Public 9-12 High
4.33 Marine Academy of Science & Technology Public 9-12 High
4.33 Academy for Information Technology Public 9-12 High
4.33 Middlesex County Academy for Science, Mathematics, & Engineering Technologies Public 9-12 High
4.33 High School of American Studies at Lehman College Public 9-12 High
4.33 Bard High School Early College Public 9-12 High
4.33 Icahn Charter School 2 Public, Charter K-5 Elementary
4.33 P.S. 186 - Castlewood Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Hospital Schools Public K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Eleanor Roosevelt High School Public 9-12 High
North Queens Community High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Queens High School for the Sciences at York College Public 9-12 High
4.33 Brooklyn Technical High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Beacon High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 P.S. 41 - Crocheron Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 P.S. 46 - Alley Pond Public K-5 Elementary
4.00 South Bronx Classical Charter School Public, Charter K-5 Elementary
4.00 P.S. 159 Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
Hackensack Christian Schools Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Harriet Eisman Community School Private, Alternative 9-12 High
The Milton School Private, Special Education 7-12 High
4.33 Horace Mann School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Trinity School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Dalton School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Hunter College High School Private 7-12 Middle, High
The Daytop Preparatory School Private, Alternative 8-12 Middle, High
Lexington School for the Deaf Private, Special Education PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Abundant Life Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Cooke Center for Learning & Development Private, Special Education 9-12 High
4.33 Packer Collegiate Institute Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Collegiate School Private, All-Boys K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Whitestone Academy Private 7-12 High
The Hallen School Private, Special Education 1-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Grace Christian Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
High Point School of Bergen County Private, Special Education 9-12 High
Palisades Regional Academy Private, Special Education 8-12 High
4.33 Friends Seminary Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 Collegiate School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 Poly Preparatory Country Day School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 Regis High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
4.00 ECF - Fieldston Middle/Upper School Private 6-8 Middle
Bethel Christian Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.00 Dwight-Englewood School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
4.33 Princeton University
4.33 The Juilliard School
4.33 Columbia University
4.33 Cooper Union
4.33 Jewish Theological Seminary of America
4.33 Barnard College
4.33 New York University
4.00 Manhattan School of Music
3.66 Rutgers University
3.66 Yeshiva University
3.33 Stevens Institute of Technology
3.33 Rutgers University - Newark
3.33 CUNY Baruch College
3.33 University of Connecticut - Stamford
3.33 CUNY Brooklyn College
3.33 Polytechnic Institute of New York University
3.33 Fashion Institute of Technology
3.00 Hofstra University
3.00 Molloy College
3.00 St. John's University - New York
3.00 Fordham University
3.00 CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
3.00 Manhattan College
3.00 Yeshivath Viznitz
3.00 CUNY City College of New York

Around New York City

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
White 33.51% 64.16% 47.14% 32.01% 28.92% 37.07% 34.04%
Hispanic 28.41% 16.05% 17.29% 28.11% 48.12% 11.98% 8.98%
African American 23.05% 12.21% 23.05% 32.98% 9.33% 42.60% 51.31%
Asian 12.60% 4.67% 8.99% 5.35% 11.25% 6.23% 3.47%
Multiracial 1.39% 1.85% 1.84% 1.13% 1.71% 1.54% 1.63%
Other 0.79% 0.21% 1.45% 0.23% 0.31% 0.37% 0.25%
Native American 0.18% 0.66% 0.17% 0.13% 0.15% 0.17% 0.22%
Pacific Islander 0.03% 0.15% 0.03% 0.02% 0.17% 0% 0.05%

Age

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
9 years and under 12% 13% 10% 13% 13% 13% 10%
10 to 17 years 10% 11% 7% 10% 10% 10% 7%
18 to 24 years 10% 10% 19% 11% 11% 13% 14%
25 to 34 years 17% 13% 21% 19% 17% 16% 20%
35 to 44 years 14% 14% 13% 14% 15% 13% 14%
45 to 54 years 14% 15% 11% 13% 13% 13% 13%
55 to 64 years 11% 12% 9% 10% 10% 10% 11%
65 and over 12% 13% 10% 10% 10% 12% 11%

Education Levels

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
Less than a high school diploma 21% 15% 16% 20% 26% 20% 13%
High school diploma or equivalent 25% 29% 23% 24% 20% 35% 20%
Some college or associate degree 20% 29% 18% 24% 24% 22% 17%
Bachelor's degree 20% 18% 23% 20% 20% 13% 22%
Master's degree or higher 14% 10% 19% 13% 10% 9% 28%

Gender

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
Male 47.5% 49.2% 47.9% 48.6% 49.7% 47.1% 47.3%
Female 52.5% 50.8% 52.1% 51.4% 50.3% 52.9% 52.7%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
Rent 67.4% 33.9% 65.4% 53.0% 61.6% 45.1% 57.2%
Own 32.6% 66.1% 34.6% 47.0% 38.4% 54.9% 42.8%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
Assault 376.5 280.9 483.6 453.1 216.1 562.6 537.5
Murder 5.1 5.6 9.0 18.5 7.8 21.5 13.9
Rape 14.0 29.2 39.5 NA 24.3 57.2 37.3
Robbery 243.7 150.7 302.9 497.6 233.0 518.8 589.1

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

New York City, NY United States Boston, MA Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA Philadelphia, PA Washington, D.C.
Burglary 224.8 718.3 527.2 839.9 425.1 780.0 556.5
Larceny 1398.6 2276.2 2124.8 2684.9 1452.8 2507.7 3510.2
Motor vehicle theft 98.8 275.5 257.5 627.7 391.3 415.9 561.3

Income

Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg. High Avg. Low
39°
27°
42°
28°
50°
35°
61°
44°
71°
54°
80°
64°
85°
70°
84°
69°
76°
62°
65°
51°
55°
42°
44°
32°
Precipitation
3.2"
2.8"
4.0"
4"
3.8"
3.9"
4.5"
4.1"
3.7"
3.8"
3.4"
3.6"
Snowfall
7.4"
9.1"
4.4"
0.5"
0"
0"
0"
0"
0"
0"
0.3"
5.2"

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

    Avg. High Avg. Low

  • 39°
    27°
  • 42°
    28°
  • 50°
    35°
  • 61°
    44°
  • 71°
    54°
  • 80°
    64°
  • 85°
    70°
  • 84°
    69°
  • 76°
    62°
  • 65°
    51°
  • 55°
    42°
  • 44°
    32°

    Precipitation

  • 3.2"
  • 2.8"
  • 4.0"
  • 4"
  • 3.8"
  • 3.9"
  • 4.5"
  • 4.1"
  • 3.7"
  • 3.8"
  • 3.4"
  • 3.6"

    Snowfall

  • 7.4"
  • 9.1"
  • 4.4"
  • 0.5"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0.3"
  • 5.2"

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

    Avg. Temps

  • 39°
    27°
  • 42°
    28°
  • 50°
    35°
  • 61°
    44°
  • 71°
    54°
  • 80°
    64°
  • 85°
    70°
  • 84°
    69°
  • 76°
    62°
  • 65°
    51°
  • 55°
    42°
  • 44°
    32°

    Precipitation

  • 3.2"
  • 2.8"
  • 4.0"
  • 4"
  • 3.8"
  • 3.9"
  • 4.5"
  • 4.1"
  • 3.7"
  • 3.8"
  • 3.4"
  • 3.6"

    Snowfall

  • 7.4"
  • 9.1"
  • 4.4"
  • 0.5"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0.3"
  • 5.2"