Real Estate Prices and Overview
Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave median real estate prices are $100,110, which is more expensive than 34.2% of the neighborhoods
in Georgia and 24.2% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave are currently
$534, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 74.6% of Georgia neighborhoods.
Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Macon, Georgia.
Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave real estate 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in
Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 20.1%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 84.9% 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: People
With more than 1.6% of residents living with a same sex partner,
Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave is truly a neighborhood that stands out from the rest in
this regard. In fact, exclusive analysis by NeighborhoodScout reveals that
this neighborhood has a greater concentration of same sex couples than
96.9% of U.S. neighborhoods.
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 Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave neighborhood in Macon are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 75.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, 5.7% 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 73.7%
of America'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 Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave neighborhood, 41.5%
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 28.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(17.0%), and 13.0% 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 Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave neighborhood in Macon, GA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English
(13.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (3.9%) , and residents who report German roots (3.1%) , and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (1.7%) , along with some Scots-Irish ancestry residents (1.1%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.3% of households.
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 Riverside Dr / Corbin Ave neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.6% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (82.8%) 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 (12.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.