The map shows where residents in Long Island City and surrounding areas believe are the best places to live. Areas such as Sunnyside, NY and Astoria, NY are also shown. Top areas are in purple and green, with less-desired areas in red.
The most desired areas tend to be in the west parts of the city, while more affordable homes are in the east regions.
Median house prices in Long Island City, NY are $1,066,942, meaning Long Island City homes are much more expensive than the US median of $376,286. We analyzed a significant sample of cities with similar populations like Paramus, NJ and Lawndale, CA, and found homes in Long Island City cost much more.
Compared to New York, Long Island City home prices are much more expensive than the state's average of $603,991. These are the best neighborhoods as judged by the market: the places people most want to live. While these areas tend to have lower crime rates and higher quality of life, it is primarily a map of the best areas by median home value in Long Island City, NY.
In regards to housing disparity, the quality of neighborhood within Long Island City varies somewhat.
Data Sources: U.S. Census, proprietary data mapping and analysis
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