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State of the City 2019

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New York City

Graph showing distribution of households by income in New York City in 2000 and 2014-2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing racial/ethnic composition of New York City in 2000 and 2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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New York City Indicators
2000 2006 2010 2018 2019
Demographics
Population 8,008,278 8,214,430 8,184,900 8,398,750 -
Population aged 65+ 11.7% 12.1% 12.2% 14.8% -
Foreign-born population 35.9% 37.0% 37.2% 36.8% -
Households with children under 18 years old 34.0% 32.3% 31.5% 28.3% -
Racial diversity index 0.74 0.73 0.74 0.75 -
Income diversity ratio - 6.1 5.9 6.6 -
Median household income (2019$) $60,180 $58,580 $56,290 $64,850 -
Poverty rate 21.2% 19.2% 20.1% 17.3% -
Unemployment rate 9.6% 7.8% 11.2% 5.7% -
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher 27.4% 32.1% 33.4% 39.0% -
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma - 21.3% 20.4% 17.3% -
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate 30.2% 34.4% 32.1% 32.8% -
Rental vacancy rate - 3.8% 4.4% 3.4% -
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households) - - 4.2% 4.5% -
Serious housing code violations (per 1,000 privately owned rental units)1 - 60.9 60.2 53.5 85.4
Notices of foreclosure rate (per 1,000 1-4 unit and condo properties) 9.0 11.5 19.1 9.7 8.7
Home purchase loan rate (per 1,000 properties) - 42.8 20.2 20.3 -
Land Use and Development
Population density (1,000 persons per square mile) - 27.3 27.2 28.0 -
Units authorized by new residential building permits 15,544 29,345 6,753 20,012 26,762
Units issued new certificates of occupancy 13,603 24,982 22,839 28,626 24,566
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 63.8% 67.3% 69.4% 70.0% -
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 40.0 39.0 38.7 42.0 -
Serious crime rate (per 1,000 residents) 23.1 15.8 12.9 11.8 11.3
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade - - - 49.4% 49.6%
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade - - - 46.4% 49.4%
Renters
Median rent, all (2019$) $1,070 $1,190 $1,300 $1,470 -
Median rent, recent movers (2019$) - $1,500 $1,650 $1,970 -
Rental units affordable at 80% AMI (% of recently available units) - 52.5% 44.9% 40.9% -
Rental units affordable at 120% AMI (% of recently available units) - 81.7% 78.1% 77.0% -
Severely rent-burdened households 23.7% 27.9% 29.1% 28.1% -
Severely rent-burdened households, low income households - 43.9% 45.7% 44.9% -
Housing choice vouchers (% of occupied, privately owned rental units) - - 6.9% 6.3% -
Public housing (% of rental units) - - - 8.1% -

1 In 2019 some violations types were reclassified into the most serious class, resulting in an increase in this indicator.

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New York City Indicators by Race and Ethnicity, 2018
Asian Black Hispanic White
Demographics
Population 1,192,303 2,039,194 2,449,451 2,675,819
Percentage change since 2000 52.8% 3.9% 13.4% −4.5%
Share of New York City population 14.2% 24.3% 29.2% 31.9%
Percentage point change since 2000 4.5 −0.2 2.2 −3.1
Foreign-born population1 70.5% 32.5% 40.0% 22.2%
Percentage point change since 2000 −7.1 3.5 −1.2 −1.0
Population under 18 years old1 17.1% 21.6% 25.2% 16.8%
Percentage point change since 2000 −13.5 −7.7 −5.4 −1.8
Population aged 65+1 13.7% 14.4% 11.2% 19.3%
Percentage point change since 2000 6.2 5.9 4.8 2.4
Disabled population1 3.5% 9.6% 10.4% 6.0%
Median household income (2018$) $71,236 $48,938 $45,193 $95,718
Percentage change since 1999 10.2% 0.3% 3.6% 20.1%
Poverty rate1 15.4% 20.0% 23.7% 11.0%
Percentage point change since 2000 −4.2 −5.7 −7.0 −0.5
Poverty rate, population under 18 years old1 18.3% 26.0% 32.0% 16.4%
Percentage point change since 2000 −5.7 −7.9 −7.9 0.2
Poverty rate, population aged 65+1 25.4% 18.5% 27.1% 12.6%
Percentage point change since 2000 1.1 −4.8 −2.9 0.8
Unemployment rate1 4.5% 8.3% 7.5% 3.5%
Percentage point change since 2000 −1.9 −5.8 −6.3 −1.8
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher1 44.3% 24.6% 19.1% 60.7%
Percentage point change since 2000 8.1 8.9 8.6 18.8
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma1 23.2% 16.1% 30.2% 6.0%
Percentage point change since 2000 −7.3 −13.5 −16.3 −9.2
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate1 43.5% 26.8% 16.7% 42.6%
Percentage point change since 2000 8.9 2.3 2.7 6.1
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households) 7.8% 3.1% 5.9% 2.9%
Share of home purchase loans2 33.7% 9.3% 9.1% 46.4%
Percentage point change since 2006 0.1 −0.1 −0.1 0.0
Share of refinance loans3 14.0% 19.1% 11.4% 54.1%
Percentage point change since 2006 0.1 −0.2 −0.1 0.1
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 67.5% 67.3% 73.9% 71.3%
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 42.7 48.0 42.8 37.8
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade4 69.9% 37.6% 38.8% 67.9%
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade4 77.5% 31.6% 37.0% 69.9%
Renters
Median rent burden 35.0% 34.2% 36.3% 28.8%
Moderately rent-burdened households 23.3% 25.8% 26.7% 22.2%
Severely rent-burdened households 31.9% 30.1% 33.1% 23.1%

1 It is not possible to disaggregate the data for blacks and Asians by Hispanic ethnicity, therefore some double counting may occur.

2 Values indicate race/ethnic share of all home purchase loans.

3 Values indicate race/ethnic share of all refinance loans.

4 Values are for 2018

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The Bronx

Graph showing distribution of households by income in the Bronx in 2000 and 2014-2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing racial/ethnic composition of the Bronx in 2000 and 2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Bronx Indicators
2000 2006 2010 2018 2019 2000 Rank 2018-19
Rank
Demographics
Population 1,327,690 1,361,470 1,386,660 1,432,130 - - -
Population aged 65+ 10.1% 10.3% 10.6% 12.8% - 5 5
Foreign-born population 29.3% 31.8% 34.3% 34.4% - 4 3
Households with children under 18 years old 43.8% 41.3% 41.3% 35.7% - 1 1
Racial diversity index 0.65 0.63 0.61 0.59 - 4 4
Income diversity ratio - 5.7 5.8 6.4 - - 2
Median household income (2019$) $43,390 $39,690 $37,610 $39,100 - 5 5
Poverty rate 30.7% 29.1% 30.2% 27.4% - 1 1
Unemployment rate 14.3% 11.8% 15.8% 10.1% - 1 1
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher 14.6% 16.4% 16.9% 20.7% - 5 5
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma - 31.6% 30.8% 26.7% - - 1
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate 19.5% 21.5% 18.8% 18.5% - 5 5
Rental vacancy rate1 - - 3.7% 2.1% - - 5
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households)1 - - 4.1% 5.6% - - 1
Serious housing code violations (per 1,000 privately owned rental units)2 - 127.5 114.2 91.9 160.9 - 1
Notices of foreclosure rate (per 1,000 1-4 unit and condo properties) 10.4 14.7 23.0 12.7 11.1 2 1
Home purchase loan rate (per 1,000 properties) - 40.4 14.6 16.7 - - 4
Land Use and Development
Population density (1,000 persons per square mile) - 32.4 33.0 34.1 - - 3
Units authorized by new residential building permits 3,045 4,430 1,497 4,064 5,930 3 2
Units issued new certificates of occupancy 1,390 4,226 4,174 4,760 4,332 5 4
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 61.1% 65.8% 69.4% 68.6% - 3 3
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 43.0 40.6 42.9 45.2 - 3 2
Serious crime rate (per 1,000 residents) 23.8 16.6 14.3 14.2 13.8 2 2
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade - - - 33.9% 36.0% - 5
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade - - - 29.5% 33.1% - 5
Renters
Median rent, all (2019$) $940 $1,040 $1,120 $1,210 - 5 5
Median rent, recent movers (2019$) - - $1,200 $1,380 - - 5
Rental units affordable at 80% AMI (% of recently available units)1 - - 81.0% 84.4% - - 1
Severely rent-burdened households1 27.2% - 31.8% 34.8% - 1 1
Severely rent-burdened households, low income households1 - - 40.8% 42.6% - - 4
Housing choice vouchers (% of occupied, privately owned rental units) - - 14.8% 13.9% - - 1
Public housing (% of rental units) - - - 9.7% - - 1

1 These indicators use five-year American Community Survey (ACS) estimates. Data under the 2010 heading comes from the 2006–2010 ACS and data under the 2018 heading comes from the 2014–2018 ACS.

2 In 2019 some violations types were reclassified into the most serious class, resulting in an increase in this indicator.

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Bronx Eviction Filings, 2019
Total Filings Filings Per 100 Units
All Rental Units 62,893 15.64
Private Rental Units 54,918 15.16
Sources: New York State Office of Court Administration’s Universal Case Management System, New York City Department of Finance, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing eviction filing rates for Bronx and New York City between 2010 adn 2019
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Map showing 2019 eviction filing rates for ZIP Code areas in The Bronx
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Brooklyn

Graph showing distribution of households by income in Brooklyn in 2000 and 2014-2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing racial/ethnic composition of Brooklyn in 2000 and 2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Brooklyn Indicators
2000 2006 2010 2018 2019 2000 Rank 2018-19
Rank
Demographics
Population 2,465,326 2,508,820 2,508,340 2,582,830 - - -
Population aged 65+ 11.5% 12.0% 11.5% 13.9% - 4 4
Foreign-born population 37.8% 37.8% 37.8% 35.6% - 2 2
Households with children under 18 years old 38.2% 34.7% 34.2% 29.8% - 3 4
Racial diversity index 0.72 0.71 0.72 0.73 - 2 2
Income diversity ratio - 6.3 5.7 6.4 - - 2
Median household income (2019$) $50,500 $50,910 $48,670 $62,230 - 4 4
Poverty rate 25.1% 22.6% 23.0% 19.0% - 2 2
Unemployment rate 10.7% 7.4% 10.9% 4.9% - 2 3
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher 21.8% 27.9% 28.6% 38.9% - 4 2
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma - 22.6% 21.6% 16.6% - - 3
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate 27.1% 32.3% 30.2% 30.6% - 3 3
Rental vacancy rate1 - - 4.0% 3.4% - - 3
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households)1 - - 4.4% 4.7% - - 3
Serious housing code violations (per 1,000 privately owned rental units)2 - 71.7 71.0 60.8 96.9 - 2
Notices of foreclosure rate (per 1,000 1-4 unit and condo properties) 10.9 14.4 23.2 11.4 10.3 1 2
Home purchase loan rate (per 1,000 properties) - 45.2 22.9 21.4 - - 2
Land Use and Development
Population density (1,000 persons per square mile) - 36.2 36.2 37.2 - - 2
Units authorized by new residential building permits 4,980 8,889 2,158 7,885 9,487 1 1
Units issued new certificates of occupancy 1,611 6,129 7,256 9,428 10,275 4 1
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 67.6% 71.3% 74.4% 74.6% - 2 2
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 43.2 41.4 40.7 43.4 - 2 4
Serious crime rate (per 1,000 residents) 22.9 15.8 13.2 11.2 10.6 3 3
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade - - - 51.4% 51.2% - 4
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade - - - 49.0% 52.3% - 4
Renters
Median rent, all (2019$) $1,020 $1,130 $1,250 $1,460 - 4 3
Median rent, recent movers (2019$) - - $1,440 $1,850 - - 2
Rental units affordable at 80% AMI (% of recently available units)1 - - 60.5% 49.0% - - 4
Severely rent-burdened households1 26.5% - 29.3% 30.6% - 2 3
Severely rent-burdened households, low income households1 - - 43.0% 45.6% - - 2
Housing choice vouchers (% of occupied, privately owned rental units) - - 7.8% 6.3% - - 2
Public housing (% of rental units) - - - 8.7% - - 3

1 These indicators use five-year American Community Survey (ACS) estimates. Data under the 2010 heading comes from the 2006–2010 ACS and data under the 2018 heading comes from the 2014–2018 ACS.

2 In 2019 some violations types were reclassified into the most serious class, resulting in an increase in this indicator.

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Brooklyn Eviction Filings, 2019
Total Filings Filings Per 100 Units
All Rental Units 46,853 6.66
Private Rental Units 36,996 5.72
Sources: New York State Office of Court Administration’s Universal Case Management System, New York City Department of Finance, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing eviction filing rates for Brooklyn and New York City between 2010 adn 2019
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Map showing 2019 eviction filing rates for ZIP Code areas in Brooklyn
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Manhattan

Graph showing distribution of households by income in Manhattan in 2000 and 2014-2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing racial/ethnic composition of Manhattan in 2000 and 2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Manhattan Indicators
2000 2006 2010 2018 2019 2000 Rank 2018-19
Rank
Demographics
Population 1,529,375 1,611,580 1,586,700 1,628,700 - - -
Population aged 65+ 12.2% 12.7% 13.5% 16.5% - 2 1
Foreign-born population 29.4% 28.7% 28.5% 29.2% - 3 4
Households with children under 18 years old 19.7% 20.2% 18.2% 18.2% - 5 5
Racial diversity index 0.68 0.68 0.68 0.68 - 3 3
Income diversity ratio - 8.4 8.0 8.9 - - 1
Median household income (2019$) $73,910 $75,640 $73,720 $86,470 - 2 1
Poverty rate 19.9% 18.3% 16.4% 15.5% - 3 3
Unemployment rate 8.4% 6.7% 9.2% 4.9% - 3 3
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher 49.4% 55.2% 58.1% 61.4% - 1 1
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma - 16.2% 14.4% 12.3% - - 4
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate 20.2% 23.5% 22.3% 24.0% - 4 4
Rental vacancy rate1 - - 3.5% 4.6% - - 2
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households)1 - - 3.0% 3.3% - - 4
Serious housing code violations (per 1,000 privately owned rental units)2 - 38.0 41.1 44.3 63.4 - 3
Notices of foreclosure rate (per 1,000 1-4 unit and condo properties) 3.6 2.0 8.1 2.2 2.9 5 5
Home purchase loan rate (per 1,000 properties) - 34.8 19.4 15.7 - - 5
Land Use and Development
Population density (1,000 persons per square mile) - 71.1 70.0 71.9 - - 1
Units authorized by new residential building permits 1,652 7,862 1,180 2,949 5,453 5 3
Units issued new certificates of occupancy 5,057 7,028 6,977 7,260 4,660 1 2
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 82.5% 84.0% 86.9% 88.1% - 1 1
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 30.5 30.1 30.1 32.4 - 5 5
Serious crime rate (per 1,000 residents) 32.2 22.3 17.1 17.1 16.7 1 1
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade - - - 57.7% 59.2% - 1
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade - - - 54.2% 56.3% - 1
Renters
Median rent, all (2019$) $1,210 $1,360 $1,510 $1,770 - 1 1
Median rent, recent movers (2019$) - - $2,270 $2,450 - - 1
Rental units affordable at 80% AMI (% of recently available units)1 - - 23.0% 24.5% - - 5
Severely rent-burdened households1 20.0% - 22.7% 22.4% - 5 5
Severely rent-burdened households, low income households1 - - 43.3% 42.6% - - 4
Housing choice vouchers (% of occupied, privately owned rental units) - - 4.1% 3.7% - - 4
Public housing (% of rental units) - - - 9.5% - - 2

1 These indicators use five-year American Community Survey (ACS) estimates. Data under the 2010 heading comes from the 2006–2010 ACS and data under the 2018 heading comes from the 2014–2018 ACS.

2 In 2019 some violations types were reclassified into the most serious class, resulting in an increase in this indicator.

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Manhattan Eviction Filings, 2019
Total Filings Filings Per 100 Units
All Rental Units 32,475 5.46
Private Rental Units 23,643 4.37
Sources: New York State Office of Court Administration’s Universal Case Management System, New York City Department of Finance, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing eviction filing rates for Manhattan and New York City between 2010 adn 2019
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Map showing 2019 eviction filing rates for ZIP Code areas in Manhattan
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Queens

Graph showing distribution of households by income in Queens in 2000 and 2014-2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing racial/ethnic composition of Queens in 2000 and 2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Queens Indicators
2000 2006 2010 2018 2019 2000 Rank 2018-19
Rank
Demographics
Population 2,242,159 2,255,180 2,233,840 2,278,910 - - -
Population aged 65+ 12.6% 13.0% 12.9% 15.7% - 1 3
Foreign-born population 45.9% 48.5% 47.7% 47.6% - 1 1
Households with children under 18 years old 35.9% 34.3% 33.7% 30.0% - 4 3
Racial diversity index 0.76 0.76 0.76 0.76 - 1 1
Income diversity ratio - 4.3 4.5 4.9 - - 5
Median household income (2019$) $66,690 $64,520 $61,270 $70,470 - 3 3
Poverty rate 14.6% 12.2% 15.0% 11.5% - 4 4
Unemployment rate 7.7% 7.5% 11.1% 5.2% - 4 2
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher 24.3% 27.8% 29.4% 33.5% - 2 4
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma - 20.4% 19.6% 17.5% - - 2
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate 42.8% 47.0% 43.8% 45.3% - 2 2
Rental vacancy rate1 - - 3.2% 2.8% - - 4
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households)1 - - 4.5% 5.0% - - 2
Serious housing code violations (per 1,000 privately owned rental units)2 - 23.7 22.8 22.5 34.6 - 5
Notices of foreclosure rate (per 1,000 1-4 unit and condo properties) 9.0 12.3 20.1 10.4 9.3 3 3
Home purchase loan rate (per 1,000 properties) - 47.8 20.7 21.2 - - 3
Land Use and Development
Population density (1,000 persons per square mile) - 20.7 20.5 21.0 - - 4
Units authorized by new residential building permits 3,207 7,210 1,471 4,523 5,216 2 4
Units issued new certificates of occupancy 2,181 5,743 3,657 6,317 4,654 3 3
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 53.6% 57.9% 57.8% 59.0% - 4 4
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 42.2 41.8 41.1 45.2 - 4 2
Serious crime rate (per 1,000 residents) 19.1 12.4 10.3 8.5 8.2 4 4
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade - - - 54.7% 54.5% - 2
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade - - - 53.3% 55.7% - 2
Renters
Median rent, all (2019$) $1,180 $1,340 $1,430 $1,610 - 2 2
Median rent, recent movers (2019$) - - $1,570 $1,800 - - 3
Rental units affordable at 80% AMI (% of recently available units)1 - - 50.4% 50.1% - - 3
Severely rent-burdened households1 22.0% - 28.0% 29.7% - 3 4
Severely rent-burdened households, low income households1 - - 46.2% 46.5% - - 1
Housing choice vouchers (% of occupied, privately owned rental units) - - 2.8% 2.4% - - 5
Public housing (% of rental units) - - - 3.6% - - 5

1 These indicators use five-year American Community Survey (ACS) estimates. Data under the 2010 heading comes from the 2006–2010 ACS and data under the 2018 heading comes from the 2014–2018 ACS.

2 In 2019 some violations types were reclassified into the most serious class, resulting in an increase in this indicator.

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Queens Eviction Filings, 2019
Total Filings Filings Per 100 Units
All Rental Units 25,481 5.71
Private Rental Units 22,740 5.27
Sources: New York State Office of Court Administration’s Universal Case Management System, New York City Department of Finance, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing eviction filing rates for Queens and New York City between 2010 adn 2019
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Map showing 2019 eviction filing rates for ZIP Code areas in Queens
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Staten Island

Graph showing distribution of households by income in Staten Island in 2000 and 2014-2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing racial/ethnic composition of Staten Island in 2000 and 2018
Sources: American Community Survey, NYU Furman Center
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Staten Island Indicators
2000 2006 2010 2018 2019 2000 Rank 2018-19
Rank
Demographics
Population 443,728 477,377 469,363 476,179 - - -
Population aged 65+ 11.6% 11.8% 12.7% 16.2% - 3 2
Foreign-born population 16.4% 20.9% 21.4% 25.2% - 5 5
Households with children under 18 years old 38.5% 38.7% 36.8% 34.0% - 2 2
Racial diversity index 0.47 0.52 0.54 0.58 - 5 5
Income diversity ratio - 4.3 5.3 5.2 - - 4
Median household income (2019$) $86,500 $86,490 $81,490 $83,520 - 1 2
Poverty rate 10.0% 9.2% 11.8% 11.4% - 5 5
Unemployment rate 5.9% 5.4% 9.1% 4.1% - 5 5
Population aged 25+ with a bachelor's degree or higher 23.2% 26.8% 30.7% 34.3% - 3 3
Population aged 25+ without a high school diploma - 12.1% 12.0% 12.3% - - 4
Housing Market and Conditions
Homeownership rate 63.8% 72.0% 69.6% 69.2% - 1 1
Rental vacancy rate1 - - 7.6% 6.8% - - 1
Severe crowding rate (% of renter households)1 - - 1.9% 2.6% - - 5
Serious housing code violations (per 1,000 privately owned rental units)2 - 19.0 37.2 30.5 38.3 - 4
Notices of foreclosure rate (per 1,000 1-4 unit and condo properties) 6.8 8.5 14.6 9.2 7.8 4 4
Home purchase loan rate (per 1,000 properties) - 41.9 20.4 30.4 - - 1
Land Use and Development
Population density (1,000 persons per square mile) - 8.3 8.2 8.3 - - 5
Units authorized by new residential building permits 2,660 954 447 591 676 4 5
Units issued new certificates of occupancy 3,364 1,856 775 861 645 2 5
Neighborhood Services and Conditions
Car-free commute (% of commuters) 31.6% 35.8% 33.0% 33.5% - 5 5
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 43.9 42.6 40.1 47.1 - 1 1
Serious crime rate (per 1,000 residents) 10.5 7.6 6.3 5.8 4.9 5 5
Students performing at grade level in ELA, 4th grade - - - 57.3% 53.5% - 3
Students performing at grade level in math, 4th grade - - - 49.7% 54.8% - 3
Renters
Median rent, all (2019$) $1,130 $1,250 $1,320 $1,310 - 3 4
Median rent, recent movers (2019$) - - $1,440 $1,440 - - 4
Rental units affordable at 80% AMI (% of recently available units)1 - - 62.5% 75.8% - - 2
Severely rent-burdened households1 21.5% - 30.7% 32.9% - 4 2
Severely rent-burdened households, low income households1 - - 44.8% 44.1% - - 3
Housing choice vouchers (% of occupied, privately owned rental units) - - 5.4% 6.1% - - 3
Public housing (% of rental units) - - - 8.7% - - 3

1 These indicators use five-year American Community Survey (ACS) estimates. Data under the 2010 heading comes from the 2006–2010 ACS and data under the 2018 heading comes from the 2014–2018 ACS.

2 In 2019 some violations types were reclassified into the most serious class, resulting in an increase in this indicator.

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Staten Island Eviction Filings, 2019
Total Filings Filings Per 100 Units
All Rental Units 3,943 6.59
Private Rental Units 2,992 5.40
Sources: New York State Office of Court Administration’s Universal Case Management System, New York City Department of Finance, NYU Furman Center
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Graph showing eviction filing rates for Staten Island and New York City between 2010 adn 2019
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Map showing 2019 eviction filing rates for ZIP Code areas in Staten Island
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