Real Estate Prices and Overview
S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd median real estate prices are $180,608, which is more expensive than 61.1% of the neighborhoods
in Florida and 56.3% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd are currently
$1,603, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 84.3%
of the neighborhoods in Florida.
S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Clearwater, Florida.
S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd 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 8.3% in
S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 55.6% 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 Clearwater,
the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd 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 S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood has more
English and Greek ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 15.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have English ancestry and 1.6% have Greek ancestry.
S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Greek at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans
due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we
live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result,
most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis shows that the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood has
a highly unusual pattern of car ownership.
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 39.3% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 96.4% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
Notable & Unique: People
With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent
walkability, the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd 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 89% of the neighborhoods in
FL. This often also means that the area has certain amenities
and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, most neighborhoods have a mixture of ages of homes in them, from new to old, but this neighborhood stands out due to its concentration of residential real estate built in one time frame: from 1940 through 1969, generally considered older, well-established homes. This was a busy time in America for home construction. After the end of World War II, as GIs came home, bought newly built homes on the edges of cities with the help of the GI Bill, and began their families. This housing era generally coincides with the 'Baby Boom' generation (1945 - 1964), and many baby boomers grew up in homes built in this era. But what is so interesting about the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood, is that an incredible 83.4% of the homes here were built in this era. So when you walk its streets or drive through, this neighborhood has a look and feel that harkens to that era in American life, a very important slice of Americana.
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 S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood in Clearwater are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 70.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 3.5% 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 80.3%
of America's neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
In the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood, 41.0%
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 30.6% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(14.6%), and 13.9% 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 S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood in Clearwater, FL, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(18.3%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (15.9%) , and residents who report Irish roots (10.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (4.5%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (4.3%), among others. In addition, 10.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (9.2%).
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 S Keene Rd / Gulf To Bay Blvd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (44.9% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (91.6%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.