Real Estate Prices and Overview
54th Ave N / Park St N median real estate prices are $60,138, which is less expensive than 97.0% of Florida neighborhoods
and 94.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in 54th Ave N / Park St N are currently
$967, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 53.2% of Florida neighborhoods.
54th Ave N / Park St N is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in St. Petersburg, Florida.
54th Ave N / Park St N real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) mobile homes and single-family homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the 54th Ave N / Park St N 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
54th Ave N / Park St N. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 28.0%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 93.0% 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
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 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood has more
Canadian and French Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Canadian ancestry and 3.2% have French Canadian ancestry.
54th Ave N / Park St N is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak French at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
Astoundingly, the 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood has one of the highest
concentrations of divorcees living here than of any neighborhood, a
higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 99.8%
of U.S. neighborhoods. This may be because people living here divorce
more often than others, or that divorced people move here after they
become divorced. If you are divorced, you will be in good company in
this particular St. Petersburg neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research reveals that 95.0% of commuters who live in the
54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood get to work each day by driving
alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than
98.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood stands out for having the majority of its residential real estate made up of mobile homes. In fact, 60.0% of the occupied real estate here are mobile homes, which is a greater proportion than is found in 99.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. If you like mobile homes, this might be a great neighborhood in which to look for real estate.
Furthermore, the 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 86.5% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.
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 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood in St. Petersburg are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 83.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, 8.4% 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 66.6%
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 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood, 31.7%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.9% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(22.8%), and 17.6% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.
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 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood in St. Petersburg, FL, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(17.6%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (14.1%) , and residents who report English roots (9.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Canadian ancestry (3.5%) , along with some French Canadian ancestry residents (3.2%), among others. In addition, 11.3% 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 54th Ave N / Park St N
neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.
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 54th Ave N / Park St N neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (50.8% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (95.0%) 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.