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Queens County, NY

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Queens County, NY
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatShared with Manhattan (New York City)
  • Population2,230,722
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 108.5300
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 20553.5999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)20102,230,72210 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201020,553.604 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201820.7%496 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201828.1%260 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.5%1734 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016620.702956 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201628.4%1286 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201610.101214 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201833.2%2826 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162054 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20150.1%3001 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201814.7%2154 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$0.003123 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201189.542327 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201978.5%747 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.7064 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20181164 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.712181 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2012$187,996,602.053 of 466
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$63,260,587,000.0027 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20103.9%253 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201236.9%579 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201823226 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-2018118128 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201012,93351 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20130.003019 of 3019
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$3,026,000,000.0069 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$26,158,000,000.0043 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$806,000,000.00168 of 2178
Population (County)20502,586,00019 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$214,520.00861 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20501,331,00033 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050210,00019 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20501,74047 of 2780
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