Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir median real estate prices are $162,430, which is more expensive than 75.8% of the neighborhoods
in Louisiana and 50.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir are currently
$781, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 72.6%
of the neighborhoods in Louisiana.
W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Kenner, Louisiana.
W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir 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 owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir 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 W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir are 6.5%,
which is lower than one will find in 67.2% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir
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
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood has more
Czechoslovakian and French ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have Czechoslovakian ancestry and 16.9% have French ancestry.
W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Urdu, which is the national language of Pakistan, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 1.9% of employed workers living in the
W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 96.5% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: People
One of the really interesting characteristics about the
W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for
college students. Due to its popularity among college students who
already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average
safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or
already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during
school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with
the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age
children can rest easy knowing that this
neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these
reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the
top 3.9% of college-friendly places to live in
the state of Louisiana.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 95.1% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.
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 W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood in Kenner are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 49.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 7.7% 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 68.3%
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 Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood, 29.2%
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
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(23.0%), and 20.3% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood in Kenner, LA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French
(16.9%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (8.8%) , and residents who report German roots (6.0%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (5.8%) , along with some Irish ancestry residents (4.9%), among others. In addition, 14.4% 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 W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir
neighborhood is English, spoken by 81.8% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.
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 W Esplanade Ave / Avant Garde Cir neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (39.8% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (87.7%) 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 (8.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.