Real Estate Prices and Overview
S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd median real estate prices are $53,326, which is less expensive than 92.1% of Michigan neighborhoods
and 96.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd are currently
$771, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 61.8% of Michigan neighborhoods.
S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Flint, Michigan.
S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd has a 12.8% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
66.1% 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 Flint,
the S Saginaw St / E Atherton 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 S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood has more
Lebanese and Hungarian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have Lebanese ancestry and 1.8% have Hungarian ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
Astoundingly, the S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood has one of the highest
concentrations of divorcees living here than of any neighborhood, a
higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.9%
of U.S. neighborhoods. This may be because people living here divorce
more often than others, or that divorced people move here after they
become divorced. If you are divorced, you will be in good company in
this particular Flint neighborhood.
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 S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood in Flint are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 70.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 33.0% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 76.9%
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 S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood, 32.3%
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 30.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(23.0%), and 14.2% 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 S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood in Flint, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(7.5%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (4.4%) , and residents who report Irish roots (3.9%) , and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (3.8%) , along with some French ancestry residents (2.1%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.9% 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 S Saginaw St / E Atherton Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (62.6% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (79.6%) 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 (19.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.