Real Estate Prices and Overview
E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd median real estate prices are $97,023, which is more expensive than 37.5% of the neighborhoods
in Michigan and 22.8% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd are currently
$919, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 77.7%
of the neighborhoods in Michigan.
E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Madison Heights, Michigan.
E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd has a 13.8% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
69.6% 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 Madison Heights,
the E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre 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 E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd neighborhood has more
Romanian and Belgian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Romanian ancestry and 0.7% have Belgian ancestry.
E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Arabic at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd neighborhood in Madison Heights are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 72.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 21.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 60.4%
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 E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd neighborhood, 32.2%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 27.7% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(20.4%), and 17.9% in executive, management, and professional 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 E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd neighborhood in Madison Heights, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(18.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.1%) , and residents who report English roots (10.0%) , and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (6.8%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (6.5%), among others. In addition, 11.4% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 85.8% of households. Some people also speak Arabic (2.6%).
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 E 11 Mile Rd / Dequindre Rd neighborhood spend
between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.5% of working
residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S.
Here most residents (82.8%) 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 (14.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.