In 2019, Queens County, NY had a population of 2.25M people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $73,696. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Queens County, NY declined from 2.28M to 2.25M, a −1.1% decrease and its median household income grew from $69,320 to $73,696, a 6.31% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Queens County, NY are Asian (Non-Hispanic) (26%), White (Non-Hispanic) (24.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.3%), Other (Hispanic) (13%), and White (Hispanic) (12%). 55.9% of the households in Queens County, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 80.2% of the residents in Queens County, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Queens County, NY are CUNY Queens College (5,181 degrees awarded in 2019), St John's University-New York (4,410 degrees), and CUNY LaGuardia Community College (3,426 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Queens County, NY was $620,100, and the homeownership rate was 44.1%. Most people in Queens County, NY used public transit to get to work, and the average commute time was 42.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Queens County, NY was 1 car per household.