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Richmond Hill
  • 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 minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Richmond Hill is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 99,395. Richmond Hill is in Queens County. Living in Richmond Hill offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Richmond Hill there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Richmond Hill and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Richmond Hill are above average.

About

About Richmond Hill...
Population
99,395

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$701,563
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,854
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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Richmond Hill Rankings

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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
    744
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    161
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    134.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    805
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    82.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$89,260
National
$75,149
Families with Children
35%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    national  11%

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