Real Estate Prices and Overview
N Phillips St / W Judson Rd median real estate prices are $73,104, which is less expensive than 80.7% of Indiana neighborhoods
and 89.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in N Phillips St / W Judson Rd are currently
$593, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 51.2% of Indiana neighborhoods.
N Phillips St / W Judson Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Kokomo, Indiana.
N Phillips St / W Judson Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the N Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
N Phillips St / W Judson Rd has a 15.2% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
74.2% 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 Kokomo,
the N Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Significantly, 1.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
The N Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood stands out within Indiana
for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students,
is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this
makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider.
Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may
be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared
towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone,
ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and
school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an
above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the
neighborhood is rated among the top 9%
of college-friendly places to live in IN.
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 N Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood in Kokomo are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 73.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 40.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 84.0%
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 N Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood, 28.2%
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 27.3% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(24.0%), and 20.4% 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 Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood in Kokomo, IN, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(20.3%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (7.9%) , and residents who report Italian roots (5.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (4.3%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (2.5%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the N Phillips St / W Judson Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.1%).
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 N Phillips St / W Judson Rd neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (46.8% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (87.3%) 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 (10.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.