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Elmhurst
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade D
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade C
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

editorial

Elmhurst is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 101,517. Elmhurst is in Queens County. Living in Elmhurst offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Elmhurst there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Elmhurst and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Elmhurst are above average.

About

About Elmhurst...
Population
101,517

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$647,707
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,665
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    68%
  • Own
    32%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    579
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    136.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    148.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,661.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    58.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$62,422
National
$64,994
Families with Children
29%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    23%
    national  11%

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