Jackson Heights Real Estate Market Overview

Could Jackson Heights, Queens, NY be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Jackson Heights. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhood...s near Jackson Heights such as Elmhurst and Kew Garden Hills. When you’re ready, Trulia has 47 resale and new homes in Jackson Heights lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$550,000

Median Sales Price

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$527

Price Per Sqft

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$2,350

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Jackson Heights show a 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -6% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Jackson Heights for May 24 to Aug 23 was $550,000 based on 19 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Jackson Heights was $527, an increase of 10% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Jackson Heights for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $2,350.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Jackson Heights has average crime relative to the rest of Queens County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Jackson Heights can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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956

Counts of Theft

537

Counts of Assault

138

Counts of Robbery


Best Schools in Jackson Heights

There are 25 schools in Jackson Heights.

Elementary Schools
8

Ps 2 Alfred Zimberg

Public, K-5

8

Ps 69 Jackson Heights

Public, PK-5

7

Ps 152 Gwendolyn N Alleyne School

Public, PK-6

Middle Schools
9

I.S. 227 Louis Armstrong Intermediate School

Public, 5-8

8

Is 230

Public, 6-8

7

Is 10 Horace Greeley

Public, 6-8

High Schools
6

The Renaissance Charter School

Charter, K-12

4

William Cullen Bryant High School

Public, 9-12

3

Newtown High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Jackson Heights by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
34%
Single residents
Home owners
34%
Home owners
Median age
37
Median age
Household income
$48,447
Median household income
College educated
31%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Jackson Heights commute by public transit. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
20% commute by car
0% commute by bike
70% commute by public transportation
7% commute by foot

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