Real Estate Prices and Overview
W 6th St / E 1100th Rd median real estate prices are $197,527, which is more expensive than 88.7% of the neighborhoods
in Kansas and 60.6% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in W 6th St / E 1100th Rd are currently
$937, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 91.9%
of the neighborhoods in Kansas.
W 6th St / E 1100th Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Lawrence, Kansas.
W 6th St / E 1100th 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the W 6th St / E 1100th Rd 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.
In W 6th St / E 1100th Rd, the current vacancy rate is 1.8%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 92.7% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in W 6th St / E 1100th 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 Lawrence,
the W 6th St / E 1100th 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 W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood has more
Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry.
W 6th St / E 1100th Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Navajo at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 96.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
The W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood is considered a solid choice
for executive lifestyles. NeighborhoodScout's analysis ranks it as
better than 90.9% of Kansas neighborhoods
for executive living, based on the wealthy, educated professionals,
executives, and managers who choose to reside here, the spacious homes
that are prominent features of the real estate in the neighborhood,
and the high real estate appreciation rates found here relative to
other neighborhoods in the state.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, if you like the look and ambience of new homes and newly built neighborhoods, you will love the W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood. A whopping 45.0% of the homes and other residential real estate here were built after 1999, which is a higher proportion of new homes then you will find in 95.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Everything here just feels new.
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 W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood in Lawrence are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 74.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 4.1% 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 78.4%
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 W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood, 52.4%
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 17.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(16.0%), and 14.6% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves,
Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily
from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods
home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more
unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households
– and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live
in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents
or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.
In the W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood in Lawrence, KS, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(28.7%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (10.8%) , and residents who report Irish roots (9.1%) , and some of the residents are also of Dutch ancestry (3.6%) , along with some Asian ancestry residents (3.5%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the W 6th St / E 1100th Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.4% 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 W 6th St / E 1100th Rd neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.8% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (86.5%) 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 (9.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.