Rockaway Park is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens. The area is on the Rockaway Peninsula, nestled between Jamaica Bay to the north and the Atlantic Ocean to the south.
You'll probably find that a higher-than-average percentage of the people in Rockaway Park hold some type of college degree. In regard to the wealth of the area, people in this locale tend to have higher-than-average income.
In Rockaway Park, the average listing price is currently at $413,634 this year. However, this figure represents a noticeable 6.7 percent drop from the year prior, and declining prices could help new buyers enter the market more comfortably in the near future. During the same period, number of homes for sale increased slightly year-over-year by 3.7 percent, from 27 to 28 listings, allowing buyers more wiggle room in their searches.