Real Estate Prices and Overview
38th Ave N / 49th St N median real estate prices are $108,168, which is less expensive than 76.6% of Florida neighborhoods
and 72.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in 38th Ave N / 49th St N are currently
$1,090, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 56.9% of Florida neighborhoods.
38th Ave N / 49th St N is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in St. Petersburg, Florida.
38th Ave N / 49th St N real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 38th Ave N / 49th St N neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
38th Ave N / 49th St N has a 17.5% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
80.0% 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 St. Petersburg,
the 38th Ave N / 49th St N 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 38th Ave N / 49th St N neighborhood has more
Cuban and Yugoslav ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 8.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have Cuban ancestry and 1.2% have Yugoslav ancestry.
38th Ave N / 49th St N is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent
walkability, the 38th Ave N / 49th St N 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 90% of the neighborhoods in
FL. This often also means that the area has certain amenities
and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to
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 38th Ave N / 49th St N neighborhood in St. Petersburg are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 47.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 32.7% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 76.6%
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 38th Ave N / 49th St N neighborhood, 31.7%
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 26.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(23.0%), and 17.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 38th Ave N / 49th St N neighborhood in St. Petersburg, FL, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(10.5%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (10.1%) , and residents who report Asian roots (8.4%) , and some of the residents are also of Cuban ancestry (8.2%) , along with some English ancestry residents (6.2%), among others. In addition, 19.3% 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 38th Ave N / 49th St N
neighborhood is English, spoken by 77.0% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Mon-Khmer (the dominant language of Cambodia).
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 38th Ave N / 49th St N neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (49.7% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (82.2%) 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 (17.3%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.