Real Estate Prices and Overview
Plumas St / Colusa Hwy median real estate prices are $131,212, which is less expensive than 95.7% of California neighborhoods
and 61.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Plumas St / Colusa Hwy are currently
$905, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 94.4% of California neighborhoods.
Plumas St / Colusa Hwy is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Yuba City, California.
Plumas St / Colusa Hwy 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 renter occupied. Many of
the residences in the Plumas St / Colusa Hwy neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 7.7% in
Plumas St / Colusa Hwy. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 58.9% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Significantly, 6.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak South Asian languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters,
or fishers. But the Plumas St / Colusa Hwy neighborhood truly stands
out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis,
this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers
than 97.8% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique
cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complimentary 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 Plumas St / Colusa Hwy neighborhood in Yuba City are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 85.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 45.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 87.8%
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 Plumas St / Colusa Hwy neighborhood, 40.1%
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 23.2% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(16.0%), and 13.8% in executive, management, and professional 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 Plumas St / Colusa Hwy neighborhood in Yuba City, CA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(31.3%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (7.0%) , and residents who report English roots (6.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (5.6%) , along with some Asian ancestry residents (3.4%), among others. In addition, 21.9% 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 Plumas St / Colusa Hwy
neighborhood is English, spoken by 57.1% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and South Asian languages.
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 Plumas St / Colusa Hwy neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (48.7% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (73.5%) 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 (17.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.