Real Estate Prices and Overview
N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln median real estate prices are $104,049, which is less expensive than 80.2% of Arizona neighborhoods
and 74.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln are currently
$1,301, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 41.1% of Arizona neighborhoods.
N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in El Mirage, Arizona.
N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.6% in
N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 43.1% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice
is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one
might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether
shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in El Mirage,
the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood has more
Yugoslav and Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 0.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 51.0% have Mexican ancestry.
N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Navajo at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
One of the really interesting characteristics about the
N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for
college students. Due to its popularity among college students who
already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average
safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or
already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during
school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with
the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age
children can rest easy knowing that this
neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these
reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the
top 3.5% of college-friendly places to live in
the state of Arizona.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, if you like the look and ambience of new homes and newly built neighborhoods, you will love the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood. A whopping 54.9% of the homes and other residential real estate here were built after 1999, which is a higher proportion of new homes then you will find in 97.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Everything here just feels new.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a
neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood
may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand
the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the
federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with
a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than
another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the
conditions and character of a neighborhood.
The neighbors in the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood in El Mirage are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 77.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 32.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 76.7%
of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
In the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood, 35.6%
of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(21.6%), and 18.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities
and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods
with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries
will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun
to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly,
why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood in El Mirage, AZ, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(51.0%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (4.1%) , and residents who report Italian roots (2.2%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (1.7%) , along with some Puerto Rican ancestry residents (1.3%), among others. In addition, 17.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are
tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are
at home with their families.
The most common language spoken in the N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln
neighborhood is English, spoken by 61.3% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Navajo.
Getting to Work
How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your
day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially
with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and
means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically
located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set
up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike.
The greatest number of commuters in N El Mirage Rd / N 122nd Ln neighborhood spend
between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (27.9% of working
residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S.
Here most residents (80.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (12.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.