Real Estate Prices and Overview
Route 19 / Route 52 median real estate prices are $57,873, which is less expensive than 97.5% of Florida neighborhoods
and 95.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Route 19 / Route 52 are currently
$910, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 77.2% of Florida neighborhoods.
Route 19 / Route 52 is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Port Richey, Florida.
Route 19 / Route 52 real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in
Route 19 / Route 52. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 20.4%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 85.4% of
all U.S. neighborhoods. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods
dominated by seasonal homes (such as vacation areas), and occasionally
it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college
students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session.
But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that
can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you
may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.
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 Port Richey,
the Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
There are more people living in the Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood
employed as sales and service workers (46.2%) than almost any neighborhood
in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts,
sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national
employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this
neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people
living here who work in such occupations.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood has more
Italian and Russian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 18.7% of
this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 3.5% have Russian ancestry.
Route 19 / Route 52 is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Hebrew at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Route 19 / Route 52 stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 82.7% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.
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 Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood in Port Richey are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 89.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 49.3% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 90.4%
of U.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 Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood, 53.8%
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 18.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(17.3%), and 10.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood in Port Richey, FL, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian
(18.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (8.2%) , and residents who report English roots (6.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (5.9%) , along with some German ancestry residents (5.2%), among others.
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 Route 19 / Route 52
neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.7% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese and Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region).
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 Route 19 / Route 52 neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (44.9% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (75.9%) 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 (20.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.