Real Estate Prices and Overview
25th St / Roosevelt Blvd median real estate prices are $154,594, which is more expensive than 69.9% of the neighborhoods
in Louisiana and 47.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd are currently
$394, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 97.4% of Louisiana neighborhoods.
25th St / Roosevelt Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Kenner, Louisiana.
25th St / Roosevelt Blvd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Real estate vacancies in 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd are 5.3%,
which is lower than one will find in 74.6% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd
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 Kenner,
the 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd 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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd neighborhood has more
French and African ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have French ancestry and 5.4% have African ancestry.
25th St / Roosevelt Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak French at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd neighborhood in Kenner are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 88.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 19.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 58.0%
of U.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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd neighborhood, 35.1%
of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 30.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(18.2%), and 16.7% 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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd neighborhood in Kenner, LA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French
(11.2%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (9.7%) , and residents who report Italian roots (7.1%) , and some of the residents are also of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (5.4%) , along with some African ancestry residents (5.4%), among others. In addition, 15.5% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 76.2% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, French and Vietnamese.
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 25th St / Roosevelt Blvd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (57.0% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (76.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also ride the bus to get to work (9.5%) and 8.3% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.