Real Estate Prices and Overview
Buckingham median real estate prices are $27,462, which is less expensive than 99.8% of Colorado neighborhoods
and 99.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Buckingham are currently
$989, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 58.7% of Colorado neighborhoods.
Buckingham is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Buckingham real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) mobile homes and single-family homes.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Buckingham neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
In Buckingham, the current vacancy rate is 1.8%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 92.9% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Buckingham
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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: Modes of Transportation
If your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no
further than this unique neighborhood. With 6.0% of residents in
the Buckingham neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and
from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than
98.3% of all neighborhoods in the U.S., according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
The Buckingham neighborhood stands out nationally for having
a greater proportion of its residents active in the military than
97.5% of other U.S. neighborhoods. If you come here, you
will notice military people active in their jobs, going to and from work,
and in plain clothes out and about the neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Buckingham neighborhood has more
Spanish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have Spanish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the real estate in this neighborhood consists of more mobile homes than 99.2% of all neighborhoods in America, with 49.7% of the occupied housing here being classified as mobile homes. So if you are looking for a mobile home, or you like the look and feel of mobile home parks, this neighborhood might have the setting you desire.
The Neighbors: Income
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low
income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a
neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children,
who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities,
the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty,
which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals
both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the Buckingham neighborhood in Fort Collins are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 86.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 55.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 93.4%
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 Buckingham neighborhood, 33.8%
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 28.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(19.1%), and 18.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
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 Buckingham neighborhood in Fort Collins, CO, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(37.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (10.8%) , and residents who report Irish roots (6.2%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (5.0%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (1.8%), among others. In addition, 11.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Buckingham
neighborhood is English, spoken by 69.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (30.8%).
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 Buckingham neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.8% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (69.8%) 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 (13.3%) and 9.6% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.