Real Estate Prices and Overview
Median real estate prices in the Town Center of Brandon are $135,924, which is more expensive than 38.5% of the neighborhoods
in Florida and 39.9% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Brandon Town Center are currently
$1,099, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 55.7% of Florida neighborhoods.
Brandon Town Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Brandon, Florida.
Real estate in the Town Center of Brandon, FL is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Town Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.1% in Brandon
Town Center. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 45.6% 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
Did you know that the Brandon Town Center neighborhood has more
Cuban and Brazilian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Cuban ancestry and 1.1% have Brazilian ancestry.
Brandon Town Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Portuguese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 96.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Town Center neighborhood in Brandon are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 54.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 32.5% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 76.3%
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 Brandon Town Center neighborhood, 39.2%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 22.2% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(22.1%), and 16.5% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents,
our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior - comes
from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting
and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or
more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives
each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same
city can have drastically different cultures.
In the Town Center neighborhood in Brandon, FL, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(10.4%). There are also a number of people of Puerto Rican ancestry (7.6%) , and residents who report English roots (7.5%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (6.1%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (3.4%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Brandon Town Center
neighborhood is English, spoken by 81.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (13.6%).
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 Brandon Town Center neighborhood spend
between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.0% of working
residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S.
Here most residents (85.3%) 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 (12.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.