Real Estate Prices and Overview
Eagleville / Mansfield Depot median real estate prices are $205,481, which is more expensive than 36.8% of the neighborhoods
in Connecticut and 62.4% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Eagleville / Mansfield Depot are currently
$1,191, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 64.9%
of the neighborhoods in Connecticut.
Eagleville / Mansfield Depot is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Mansfield, Connecticut.
Eagleville / Mansfield Depot real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Eagleville / Mansfield Depot has a 13.3% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
67.9% 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
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 Mansfield,
the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: People
Of particular note, 16.4% of the people in the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot
neighborhood currently reside in a correction facility, held due to
punishment for a crime.
In addition, neighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot
neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled
in college than 98.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With
33.8% of the population here attending college, this is very
much a college-focused neighborhood.
Also, with a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent
walkability, the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood rates highly
as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college
students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's
analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college
students to live than 87% of the neighborhoods in
CT. This often also means that the area has certain amenities
and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood has more
Arab and Lebanese ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Arab ancestry and 1.2% have Lebanese ancestry.
Eagleville / Mansfield Depot is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Arabic at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Migration/Stability
Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world,
with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer
to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long
time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods
for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents.
In the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood, a greater proportion of
the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is
found in 97.4% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood,
more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.
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 Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood in Mansfield are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 67.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, 8.0% of the children seventeen and under
living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which
is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 67.6%
of America's neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel
rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if
most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is
the shear diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits
your lifestyle and aspirations.
In the Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood, 35.2%
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 30.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(20.3%), and 14.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood in Mansfield, CT, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian
(9.8%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (8.4%) , and residents who report Irish roots (8.3%) , and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (8.2%) , along with some English ancestry residents (6.4%), among others. In addition, 15.2% 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 Eagleville / Mansfield Depot
neighborhood is English, spoken by 76.9% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, South Asian languages and Arabic.
Getting to Work
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your
place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in
just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a
long and arduous commute.
The greatest number of commuters in Eagleville / Mansfield Depot neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (45.9% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (77.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (10.3%) and 7.7% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors 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.