StatisticAstoria-Long Island CityNew YorkNew York
Population density (sq mi)32,71128,173413
Median age36.135.938.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1834%44%43%
Speak Englishn/a51%70%
Speak Spanishn/a24%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Astoria-Long Island City is 16% higher than New York
  • The median age in Astoria-Long Island City is equal to New York
  • In Astoria-Long Island City 57.58% of the population is White
  • In Astoria-Long Island City 9.18% of the population is Black
  • In Astoria-Long Island City 17.57% of the population is Asian

Compare New York, NY Demographics


      Astoria-Long Island City population breakdown by race

      RaceAstoria-Long Island CityNew YorkNew York
      American Indian0.41%0.39%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.11%0.05%0.04%
      Mixed race3.55%3.28%2.93%
      Other race11.61%15.09%8.62%
      In Astoria-Long Island City, 29.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Astoria-Long Island City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Astoria-Long Island City, New York, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).