StatisticFlushingNew YorkNew York
Population density (sq mi)16,32128,173413
Median age43.135.938.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%44%43%
Speak Englishn/a51%70%
Speak Spanishn/a24%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Flushing is 42% lower than New York
  • The median age in Flushing is 20% higher than New York
  • In Flushing 13.69% of the population is White
  • In Flushing 3.94% of the population is Black
  • In Flushing 70.54% of the population is Asian

Compare New York, NY Demographics


      Flushing population breakdown by race

      RaceFlushingNew YorkNew York
      American Indian0.33%0.39%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.05%0.04%
      Mixed race2.59%3.28%2.93%
      Other race8.87%15.09%8.62%
      In Flushing, 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

      Flushing age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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