Real Estate Prices and Overview
Glendale / Lauren Farms median real estate prices are $152,243, which is less expensive than 84.0% of Delaware neighborhoods
and 53.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Glendale / Lauren Farms are currently
$1,324, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 93.5%
of the neighborhoods in Delaware.
Glendale / Lauren Farms is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Bear, Delaware.
Glendale / Lauren Farms real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Glendale / Lauren Farms 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.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.3% in
Glendale / Lauren Farms. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 55.8% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Bear,
the Glendale / Lauren Farms 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 Glendale / Lauren Farms neighborhood has more
Haitian and Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Haitian ancestry and 16.4% have Irish ancestry.
Glendale / Lauren Farms is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Gujarati, which is native to the Indian state of Gujarat, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 96.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the real estate in this neighborhood consists of more mobile homes than 96.1% of all neighborhoods in America, with 32.6% 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
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 Glendale / Lauren Farms neighborhood in Bear are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 64.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 3.0% 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 81.9%
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 Glendale / Lauren Farms neighborhood, 31.7%
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 30.3% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(20.1%), and 17.6% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Glendale / Lauren Farms neighborhood in Bear, DE, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(16.4%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (11.0%) , and residents who report German roots (10.8%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.2%) , along with some Asian ancestry residents (5.0%), among others. In addition, 13.4% 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 Glendale / Lauren Farms
neighborhood is English, spoken by 82.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.
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 Glendale / Lauren Farms 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 (89.5%) 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 (5.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.