How is your community different today than it was 10 years ago?
Who's moving in and who's moving out?
How has the housing boom/housing bust changed your community?
How have the politics of your community changed? If power has shifted in your community, how and why?
How has 9/11 changed your community?
Do you have a story about change in your own life over the last decade that you think represents a larger trend?
What's an untold story of change in your community that needs to be told?
As part of the Patchwork Nation project, Dante Chinni has been exploring demographic trends around the country. He tells us what to watch for in Queens County...
What story do you think this data tells? Do you think the data reflects what's really going on in your community?
|Queens County, New York||1980||1990||2000||2008/2009|
|Median Household Income (2008 adjusted dollars)||$50,600||$59,400||$54,800||$55,599|
|% Foreign Born||28.6%||36.2%||46.1%||47.4%
|% Under 18 Years Old||23.1%||20.9%%||22.8%||21.4%|
Queens County, New York - Median Household Income (2007)- Go to the Interactive Maps at Social Explorer