Real Estate Prices and Overview
Chambers St / Stonegate Dr median real estate prices are $165,322, which is more expensive than 75.7% of the neighborhoods
in Michigan and 51.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Chambers St / Stonegate Dr are currently
$452, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 90.9% of Michigan neighborhoods.
Chambers St / Stonegate Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Flint, Michigan.
Chambers St / Stonegate Dr real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of
the residences in the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in
Chambers St / Stonegate Dr. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 28.9%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 93.5% of
all U.S. neighborhoods. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods
dominated by seasonal homes (such as vacation areas), and occasionally
it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college
students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session.
But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that
can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you
may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: Occupations
From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees
are often the backbone of the local economy. In the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr
neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis
identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and
service workers than 99.9% of all American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
Whether by choice, divorce, or unplanned pregnancy, single moms may have
the toughest job in the book. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals
that the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood has more single mother
households than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
Often high concentrations of single mother homes can be a strong indicator
of family and social issues such as poverty, high rates of school dropouts,
crime, and other societal problems.
In addition, the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood stands out for having an
average per capita income lower than 98.6% of the neighborhoods
in the United States.
Also of note, 81.3% of the children in this area
live in poverty; an extraordinarily high percentage compared to other
neighborhoods in the nation. In a nation where approximately one in
four children grows up in poverty, this neighborhood stands out for
the depth of the problem manifested here.
Also, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 97.7%
of the adult residents in the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 98.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
More people ride the bus in this neighborhood each day to get to work
than 99.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or
three. But households in the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood buck
32.9% of the households in this neighborhood don't own a car at
all. This is more carless households than NeighborhoodScout found in
97.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood has more
African ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have African ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 86.2%, which is higher than 96.1% of the neighborhoods in America. If you were to buy and live in the property you bought here, you would be almost alone in doing so.
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 Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood in Flint are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 98.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 81.3% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 99.3%
of U.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 Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood, 72.7%
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 18.7% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(6.1%), and 2.5% 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 Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood in Flint, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Sub-Saharan African
(4.3%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (3.9%) , and residents who report African roots (3.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (3.1%) , along with some Irish ancestry residents (2.8%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Chambers St / Stonegate Dr
neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.0% 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 Chambers St / Stonegate Dr neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.1% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (62.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also ride the bus to get to work (30.3%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.