CITY LANDING: About Long Island City

Learn more about the city of Long Island City by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Long Island City will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Long Island City. You can also view apartments for rent in Long Island City, NY by clicking the link and search box below.

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Long Island City Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 13.68%
    10-17: 10.42%
    18-29: 18.37%
    30-39: 16.87%
    40-49: 14.50%
    50-64: 14.43%
    65 & Over: 11.73%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 303.31 sq mi
    Total Population: 8,211,875
    Population Density Ranking (National): 97th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 74th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 56th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 86th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $39,595
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $58,680
    Median Income Ranking (National): 47th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 41st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 60th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 52nd percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 38th percentile
    Single: 62nd percentile
    Married With Children: 18th percentile
    Married With No Children: 20th percentile
    Single With Children: 12th percentile
    Single With No Children: 50th percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 16.25 : 1

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