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Glen Oaks
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  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+

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Glen Oaks is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 7,483. Glen Oaks is in Queens County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Glen Oaks offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Glen Oaks there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Glen Oaks and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Glen Oaks are above average.

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About Glen Oaks...
Population
7,483

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$386,423
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,621
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    198
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    28.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    113.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    495.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    42.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$82,876
National
$62,843
Families with Children
16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

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