Real Estate Prices and Overview
Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave median real estate prices are $302,180, which is less expensive than 67.9% of California neighborhoods
and 21.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave are currently
$1,100, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 86.2% of California neighborhoods.
Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Sacramento, California.
Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave has a 12.8% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
66.0% of American neighborhoods). This could either
signal that there is weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood,
or that much of the housing stock is seasonally occupied,
which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes.
Either way, if you live here year round, you will find many of the homes
or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood has more
Ukrainian and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Ukrainian ancestry and 3.8% have Scottish ancestry.
Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Russian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 96.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
The Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood has a greater proportion of
government workers living in it than 96.0% of the neighborhoods
in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. This is
a unique feature of this neighborhood, and one that shapes its character.
Notable & Unique: People
NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave
neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled
in college than 95.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With
12.0% of the population here attending college, this is very
much a college-focused neighborhood.
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 Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood in Sacramento are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 58.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 16.1% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.0%
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 Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood, 38.5%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 32.2% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(22.8%), and 13.9% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves,
Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily
from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods
home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more
unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households
– and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live
in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents
or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.
In the Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood in Sacramento, CA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(11.7%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (9.2%) , and residents who report German roots (8.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (7.1%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.4%), among others. In addition, 10.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 84.9% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (9.5%).
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 Auburn Blvd / Orange Grove Ave neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (51.7% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (83.3%) 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 (12.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.