Real Estate Prices and Overview
S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd median real estate prices are $127,064, which is less expensive than 70.0% of Arizona neighborhoods
and 63.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd are currently
$823, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 81.4% of Arizona neighborhoods.
S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Tucson, Arizona.
S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in
S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 19.1%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 83.2% of
all U.S. neighborhoods. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods
dominated by seasonal homes (such as vacation areas), and occasionally
it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college
students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session.
But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that
can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you
may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.
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 Tucson,
the S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd 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 S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd neighborhood has more
Mexican and Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 69.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry and 4.0% have Native American ancestry.
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 S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd neighborhood in Tucson are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 70.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 42.9% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 86.1%
of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has
a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about
the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd neighborhood, 26.9%
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
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 25.6% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(23.8%), and 23.3% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents,
our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior - comes
from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting
and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or
more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives
each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same
city can have drastically different cultures.
In the S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd neighborhood in Tucson, AZ, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(69.0%). There are also a number of people of Native American ancestry (4.0%) , and residents who report Italian roots (2.3%) , and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (2.1%) , along with some French ancestry residents (1.8%), among others. In addition, 14.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 60.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (39.2%).
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 S La Cholla Blvd / W Starr Pass Blvd neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.1% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (73.7%) 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 (17.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.