Queens, New York 

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Population

2,339,280

+6.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.5%

Median Income

$57,210

Median Home Price

$624,300

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

Local Listings in Queens, NY
 $725,000 
423 Beach 126 St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1400 SqFt
 $725,000 
423 Beach 126 St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1400 SqFt
 $748,000 
8841 74th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2400 SqFt
 $499,999 
11511 143rd St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1056 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New York
County: Queens County
Metro Area: New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly liberal
City: Queens
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Queens is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Queens jobs have increased by 0.54%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Queens's cost of living is 104.50% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Queens's Cost of Living

VOTING
Queens county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Queens's population is 2,339,280 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.37%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 44 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Queens is $624,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.82%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Queens

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Queens

It's a good time to buy in Queens. Home Appreciation is up 6.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Queens Real Estate or Find top agents in Queens

The median home price in Queens is $624,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN QUEENS NY
$725,000
423 Beach 126 St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$748,000
8841 74th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$499,999
11511 143rd St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$565,000
109 Circle Dr N
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$679,000
419 Beach 123 St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$699,000
11519 14th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.5 |

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