Jamaica tops real estate site StreetEasy’s new list of the hottest neighborhoods in the city. Here are some numbers:
The median asking rent in Jamaica in 2015 was $1,750, 57% of the projected overall median asking rent in NYC.
The median sales price for a home in Jamaica in 2015 was $299,500, 48% of the projected overall median sales price in NYC.
There were 12.04 crimes per 1,000 residents in Jamaica’s 113th Precinct last year, down 16% from 2014.
It takes 20 minutes to travel from Jamaica to Penn Station on the LIRR during morning rush hour.