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Area: 1.375 square miles

Population: 29,954

Population density: 21,791 people per square mile
  • Races in 2019
    • 11,46433.3%White
    • 10,45730.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 10,12629.4%Black
    • 1,0813.1%Some other race
    • 7352.1%Two or more races
    • 5181.5%Asian
    • 70.02%American Indian
Age and Sex of Residents in Far Rockaway in Far Rockaway, NY
Median household income in 2019:
Far Rockaway:

$65,692
New York:

$72,108

  • Distribution of median household income

  • Distribution of median household income
  • 846Less than $10,000
  • 2,491$10,000 to $19,999
  • 725$20,000 to $29,999
  • 942$30,000 to $39,999
  • 1,031$40,000 to $49,999
  • 804$50,000 to $59,999
  • 498$60,000 to $74,999
  • 762$75,000 to $99,999
  • 807$100,000 to $124,999
  • 805$125,000 to $149,999
  • 507$150,000 to $199,999
  • 691$200,000 or more
  • Distribution of owner-occupied house/condo value

  • Distribution of owner-occupied house/condo value
  • 325Less than $50,000
  • 640$50,000 to $99,999
  • 220$100,000 to $149,999
  • 179$150,000 to $199,999
  • 50$200,000 to $249,999
  • 75$250,000 to $299,999
  • 105$300,000 to $399,999
  • 298$400,000 to $499,999
  • 760$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1,032$750,000 to $999,999
  • 1,071$1,000,000 or more
  • Distribution of rent paid by renters

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters
  • 1,052$100 to $199
  • 3,994$200 to $299
  • 1,797$300 to $399
  • 759$400 to $499
  • 1,150$500 to $599
  • 1,303$600 to $699
  • 1,606$700 to $799
  • 471$800 to $899
  • 757$900 to $999
  • 1,299$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,493$1,250 to $1,499
  • 961$1,500 to $1,999
  • 2,908$2,000 or more
Median rent in 2019:
Far Rockaway:

$1,280
New York:

$1,190

Zip codes: 11691.

Males:

14,299
Females:

15,655
Median age:
Males:

28.4 years
Females:

29.8 years

Average household size:
Far Rockaway:

7.5 people
New York:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
Far Rockaway:

53.1%
New York:

43.7%
Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

43.4%
New York:

43.3%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Far Rockaway:

22.4%
New York:

55.0%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Far Rockaway:

5.0%
New York:

9.2%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Far Rockaway:

21.9%
New York:

19.7%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Far Rockaway:

23.0%
New York:

18.6%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Far Rockaway:

11.2%
New York:

6.7%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

62.6%
New York:

63.1%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Far Rockaway:

6.3%
New York:

11.9%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

4.7%
New York:

2.6%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

26.4%
New York:

22.4%

Educational Attainment in 2019
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Far Rockaway
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Far Rockaway
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 953 rooms
  • 3204 rooms
  • 2695 rooms
  • 4116 rooms
  • 3227 rooms
  • 3558 rooms
  • 9519+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Far Rockaway
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Far Rockaway
  • 1,1051 room
  • 8192 rooms
  • 2,5443 rooms
  • 1,3894 rooms
  • 1,1945 rooms
  • 1,1786 rooms
  • 3657 rooms
  • 488 rooms
  • 1789+ rooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Far Rockaway
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Far Rockaway
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1301 bedroom
  • 2952 bedrooms
  • 6113 bedrooms
  • 5254 bedrooms
  • 8985+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Far Rockaway
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Far Rockaway
  • 1,384no bedroom
  • 2,1531 bedroom
  • 2,3542 bedrooms
  • 1,3883 bedrooms
  • 5714 bedrooms
  • 1815+ bedrooms
Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.8
New York:

1.8

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.6
New York:

0.6

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Far Rockaway:

78.6%
New York:

59.6%


Housing prices:

  • Average estimated value of detached houses in 2019 (18.9% of all units):
    Far Rockaway:

    $818,819
    New York:

    $393,458

  • Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2019 (6.4% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $589,672
    New York:

    $728,436

  • Average estimated value of housing units in 2-unit structures in 2019 (20.1% of all units):
    This neighborhood:

    $712,574
    New York:

    $650,471

  • Average estimated '19 value of housing units in 3-to-4-unit structures (6.4% of all units):
    Far Rockaway:

    $4,191,098
    New York:

    $808,879

  • Average estimated '19 value of housing units in 5-or-more-unit structures (55.6% of all units):
    Far Rockaway:

    $168,912
    New York:

    $916,967

Year house built in Far Rockaway
  • Year house built in Far Rockaway
  • 542014 or later
  • 3432010 to 2013
  • 6382000 to 2009
  • 3521990 to 1999
  • 4581980 to 1989
  • 1,7731970 to 1979
  • 1,7621960 to 1969
  • 2,2021950 to 1959
  • 3171940 to 1949
  • 2,2621939 or earlier
Owners and renters by unit type
  • Travel time to work (commute)

  • Travel time to work (commute)
  • 469Less than 5 minutes
  • 7005 to 9 minutes
  • 1,25610 to 14 minutes
  • 69715 to 19 minutes
  • 1,08820 to 24 minutes
  • 30125 to 29 minutes
  • 1,69830 to 34 minutes
  • 34935 to 39 minutes
  • 75440 to 44 minutes
  • 1,20945 to 59 minutes
  • 2,01360 to 89 minutes
  • 2,32390 or more minutes
  • Means of transportation to work

  • Means of transportation to work
  • 48.0%5,632Drove a car alone
  • 6.4%753Carpooled
  • 18.2%2,129Bus
  • 18.7%2,190Subway or elevated rail
  • 4.5%524Long-distance train or commuter rail
  • 1.5%179Light rail, streetcar or trolley
  • 0.8%92Ferryboat
  • 1.6%189Taxi
  • 2.6%306Bicycle
  • 8.4%988Walked
  • 5.6%658Other means
  • 3.3%383Worked at home
  • Time leaving home to go to work

  • Time leaving home to go to work
  • 43412:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.
  • 1,0145:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.
  • 3935:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.
  • 1,1896:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.
  • 5356:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.
  • 2,5957:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.
  • 8987:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.
  • 1,8738:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.
  • 6118:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.
  • 1,2029:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.
  • 31110:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.
  • 42511:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.
  • 1,09712:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.
  • 8834:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.

Occupations of males:

  • Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    9.4%
    New York:

    11.4%

  • Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    10.5%
    New York:

    5.4%

  • Percentage of males in life, physical, and social science occupations:
    Here:

    1.4%
    New York:

    0.9%

  • Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    1.3%
    New York:

    1.2%

  • Percentage of males in legal occupations:
    Here:

    2.4%
    New York:

    1.7%

  • Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    6.1%
    New York:

    3.9%

  • Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    2.9%
    New York:

    3.3%

  • Percentage of males in service occupations:
    Here:

    22.2%
    New York:

    17.8%

  • Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    12.2%
    New York:

    16.1%

  • Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
    Here:

    12.1%
    New York:

    8.5%

  • Percentage of males in production occupations:
    Here:

    2.4%
    New York:

    4.9%

  • Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    10.5%
    New York:

    6.9%

  • Percentage of males in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    1.9%
    New York:

    3.8%


Occupations of females:

  • Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
    Here:

    2.5%
    New York:

    8.7%

  • Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
    Here:

    5.7%
    New York:

    6.0%

  • Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
    Here:

    4.8%
    New York:

    3.0%

  • Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
    Here:

    12.6%
    New York:

    10.9%

  • Percentage of females in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
    Here:

    1.2%
    New York:

    3.2%

  • Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
    Here:

    9.6%
    New York:

    9.4%

  • Percentage of females in service occupations:
    Here:

    34.9%
    New York:

    22.3%

  • Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
    Here:

    19.7%
    New York:

    27.0%

  • Percentage of females in production occupations:
    Here:

    2.2%
    New York:

    2.0%

  • Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
    Here:

    2.6%
    New York:

    1.0%

  • Percentage of females in material moving occupations:
    Here:

    2.5%
    New York:

    1.1%


Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
Far Rockaway:

0.3%
New York:

0.2%


Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
    Far Rockaway:

    27.0%
    New York:

    15.6%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in undergraduate colleges:
    Far Rockaway:

    7.5%
    New York:

    5.7%

  • Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
    Far Rockaway:

    2.2%
    New York:

    1.6%

  • Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
    Far Rockaway:

    74.7%
    New York:

    14.7%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Far Rockaway:

20.5%
New York:

13.0%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2019):
Far Rockaway:

2002
New York:

2003

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2019):
Far Rockaway:

2007
New York:

2015

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Far Rockaway:

74.8%
New York:

71.2%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 70.9%Utility gas
  • 10.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.9%Electricity
  • 5.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.7%Other fuel
  • 1.5%No fuel used

Roads and streets:

Harris St

Length: 0.02 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Roads and streets:

Seagirt Blvd

Length: 1.55 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Beach 9th St

Length: 0.99 miles
Direction: N-S

Mott Ave

Length: 0.98 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Seagirt Ave

Length: 0.84 miles
Direction: E-W

Nameoke St

Length: 0.83 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW

Caffrey Ave

Length: 0.82 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 601 to 899

Beach 19th St

Length: 0.76 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 114 to 799

Beach 12th St

Length: 0.71 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 200 to 427

Central Ave

Length: 0.66 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 848 to 899

Plainview Ave

Length: 0.65 miles
Direction: E-W

Redfern Ave

Length: 0.65 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Cornaga Ave

Length: 0.63 miles
Direction: E-W

Reads Ln

Length: 0.59 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Beach 17th St

Length: 0.57 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 121 to 399

Meehan Ave

Length: 0.51 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Hicksville Rd

Length: 0.48 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Brunswick Ave

Length: 0.46 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Greenport Rd (Gateway Blvd)

Length: 0.45 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Beach 27th St

Length: 0.44 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 499

Lanett Ave

Length: 0.41 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Beach 28th St

Length: 0.39 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 28 to 498

Collier Ave

Length: 0.38 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Sage St

Length: 0.37 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

Beach 29th St

Length: 0.37 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 146 to 399

Virginia St

Length: 0.36 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Augustina Ave

Length: 0.35 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Deerfield Rd

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Jarvis Ave (Jarvis Ct)

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 599

Brookhaven Ave

Length: 0.34 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Beach 13th St

Length: 0.34 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 200 to 399

New Haven Ave

Length: 0.33 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Empire Ave

Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Neilson St

Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW

Heyson Rd

Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Camp Rd

Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SW-NE

Beach 25th St

Length: 0.31 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 128 to 521

Beach Channel Dr

Length: 0.31 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Elvira Ave

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW, SW-NE

Beach 20th St

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: N-S

Mc Bride St

Length: 0.30 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Eggert Pl

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: N-S

Gipson St

Length: 0.30 miles
Direction: N-S

Fernside Pl

Length: 0.29 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE

Beach 6th St

Length: 0.27 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 58 to 485

Frisco Ave

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: E-W

Oak Dr

Length: 0.27 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Annapolis St

Length: 0.25 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW

Dinsmore Ave

Length: 0.25 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Briar Pl

Length: 0.23 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE

Bayport Pl

Length: 0.23 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Beach 24th St

Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 32 to 199

Beach 8th St

Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 101 to 699

Chandler St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: N-S

Beach 26th St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 100 to 200

Beach 14th St

Length: 0.20 miles
Direction: N-S

Crest Rd

Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: N-S

Edgemere Ave

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE

Cedarhill Rd

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE

Birdsall Ave

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W

Dix Ave

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W

Channing Rd

Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W

Elk Dr

Length: 0.18 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW

Beach 30th St

Length: 0.17 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 299

Pedestrian Way

Length: 0.17 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S

Lewmay Rd

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: E-W

Beach 7th St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: N-S

Beach 15th St

Length: 0.16 miles
Direction: N-S

Beach 32nd St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 8 to 159

Beach 22nd St

Length: 0.15 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 300 to 498

Alonzo Rd

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: E-W

Davies Rd

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Beach 3rd St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 100 to 243

Hassock St

Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Bolton Rd

Length: 0.14 miles
Direction: E-W

Beach 16th St

Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S
Address range: 201 to 339

Foam Pl

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Roosevelt St

Length: 0.13 miles
Direction: E-W

Enright Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: E-W

Pinson St

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: N-S

Williams Ct

Length: 0.12 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 121

Henry Rd

Length: 0.12 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Seagirt Blvd (Dune St)

Length: 0.11 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 280 to 2599

Dorian Ct

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 800 to 899

Rose St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: N-S

Mobile Rd

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Wheatley St (Wheatley Ave)

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Minton St

Length: 0.11 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Watjean Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Cornaga Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Hurley Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 5

Greenwood Ct

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 15

Manson St

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Everdell Ave

Length: 0.10 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 1899

Smith Pl

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Ostend Pl (Ostend St)

Length: 0.09 miles
Directions: N-S, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 343

Grassmere Ter

Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 501 to 519

Crawford Ct

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: E-W

Hanson Ct

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Beach 18th St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Beach 4th St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: N-S

Mador Ct

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Beach 11th St

Length: 0.08 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 201 to 299

Garden Ct

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99

Almont Rd

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Cedarlawn Ave

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SW-NE

Grandview Ter

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 1339

Beach 5th St

Length: 0.07 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 13 to 199

Donald Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 20

Gertners Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W

Muhlebach Ct

Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 16

Scott A Gadell Pl

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 13 to 24

Balsam Ct

Length: 0.05 miles
Directions: SE-NW, SW-NE

Highland Ct

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 2 to 14

Beach 25 St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: N-S

Harris St

Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Harris Ave

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: SE-NW

Battery Rd

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: E-W

Beach 31st St

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 95 to 113

Morse Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S

Coronado Ct

Length: 0.04 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 15

Grove Ct

Length: 0.03 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 4

Railroad features:

Penn Central RR

Length: 0.33 miles
Direction: SW-NE
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