Real Estate Prices and Overview
N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd median real estate prices are $138,741, which is more expensive than 39.3% of the neighborhoods
in Illinois and 41.1% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd are currently
$1,376, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 88.3%
of the neighborhoods in Illinois.
N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Waukegan, Illinois.
N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more 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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
In N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd, the current vacancy rate is 1.9%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 92.4% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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 Waukegan,
the N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd 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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood has more
Lithuanian and Finnish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry and 0.8% have Finnish ancestry.
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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood has
a highly unusual pattern of car ownership.
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 46.5% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 98.5% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, some neighborhoods are made up of apartments. Some consist of row houses, and most - by far - consist of a mixture of housing types. But the N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood stands out due to the total dominance of detached, single-family homes here. There are nearly no other types of residential real estate in the neighborhood. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher proportion of single-family homes in its real estate stock than 97.1% of all American neighborhoods.
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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood in Waukegan are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 80.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 9.6% 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 63.6%
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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood, 27.4%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer 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 26.9% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(26.6%), and 19.1% in executive, management, and professional 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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood in Waukegan, IL, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(38.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (10.4%) , and residents who report Asian roots (4.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (4.2%) , along with some Puerto Rican ancestry residents (3.9%), among others. In addition, 25.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 59.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (37.5%).
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 N Green Bay Rd / W Yorkhouse Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.0% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (83.2%) 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 (11.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.