The table below compares Queens County to the other 62 counties and county equivalents in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 2||98th|
|Population Density1||# 4||95th|
|Diversity Index2||# 2||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 16||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 32||50th|
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|Population in Households||2,259,620|
|Population in Familes||1,826,724|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27,782|
|Average Household Size||2.84|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||851,079 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||334,263 (39.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||462,747 (54.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||54,069 ( 6.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$452,473|
|Average Home Value||$511,412|
|Median Household Income||$54,635|
|Average Household Income||$72,212|
|Per Capita Income||$25,309|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.68%|
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