In 2017, Queens County, NY had a population of 2.36M people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $64,509. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Queens County, NY grew from 2.33M to 2.36M, a 1.09% increase and its median household income grew from $62,207 to $64,509, a 3.7% increase.
The population of Queens County, NY is 28% Hispanic or Latino, 25.9% Asian Alone, and 24.6% White Alone. 56.6% of the people in Queens County, NY speak a non-English language, and 79.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Queens County, NY are CUNY Queens College (4,480 degrees awarded in 2016), St John's University-New York (4,044 degrees), and CUNY LaGuardia Community College (2,872 degrees).
The median property value in Queens County, NY is $545,800, and the homeownership rate is 44.3%. Most people in Queens County, NY commute by Public Transit, and the average commute time is 43.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Queens County, NY is 1 car per household.