Queens, New York 

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Population

2,280,600

17% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$57,210

Avg. Home Price

$627,300

Best Places to Live in Queens, New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth


What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


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City: Queens
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Queens is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Queens jobs have increased by 2.96%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Queens's cost of living is 104.50% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Queens's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Queens's population is 2,280,600 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 16.86%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Queens is $627,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.82%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Queens public schools spend $25,257 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 3.5 students per teacher in Queens. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Queens

It's a good time to buy in Queens. Home Appreciation is up 8.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Queens Real Estate.

The median home price in Queens is $627,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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