Real Estate Prices and Overview
Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave median real estate prices are $57,342, which is less expensive than 89.7% of Michigan neighborhoods
and 95.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave are currently
$775, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 61.1% of Michigan neighborhoods.
Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Inkster, Michigan.
Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.8% in
Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 42.5% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Inkster,
the Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave 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 Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood has more
African ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have African ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
The Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood has a greater percentage
of children living in poverty (60.7%) than found in
95.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty
is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this
neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.
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 Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood in Inkster are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 92.9% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 60.7% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 95.6%
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 Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood, 40.9%
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 25.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(20.1%), and 13.6% in executive, management, and professional 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 Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood in Inkster, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as African
(3.2%). There are also a number of people of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (3.2%) , and residents who report Mexican roots (2.4%) , and some of the residents are also of Arab ancestry (1.4%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (1.1%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.0% of households.
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 Middlebelt Rd / Michigan Ave neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.3% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (78.1%) 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 (14.8%) and 5.4% of residents also ride the bus 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.