Real Estate Prices and Overview
Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N median real estate prices are $126,416, which is more expensive than 68.1% of the neighborhoods
in Indiana and 36.1% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N are currently
$697, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 76.0%
of the neighborhoods in Indiana.
Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Greenwood, Indiana.
Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N 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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Real estate vacancies in Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N are 4.6%,
which is lower than one will find in 79.0% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N
is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either
price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.
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 Greenwood,
the Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd 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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood has more
Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scottish ancestry.
Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Hindi, which is the official language of India at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, homes built from 2000 through today make up a higher proportion of the Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood's real estate landscape than 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America. When you are driving around this neighborhood, you'll notice right away that it is one of the newest built of any, with the smell of fresh paint, and the look of young landscaping nearly everywhere you look. In fact, 47.7% of the residential real estate here is classified as newer.
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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood in Greenwood are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 61.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 11.5% 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 59.0%
of America'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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood, 36.3%
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 24.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(21.4%), and 18.2% 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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood in Greenwood, IN, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(19.4%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (8.5%) , and residents who report Irish roots (7.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (4.5%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.2%), 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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N
neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include South Asian languages, Hindi (which is the official language of India) and Spanish.
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 Sheek Rd / Central Park Blvd N neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (42.1% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (88.0%) 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 (10.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.