Real Estate Prices and Overview
E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave median real estate prices are $45,650, which is less expensive than 95.0% of Michigan neighborhoods
and 98.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave are currently
$359, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 97.4% of Michigan neighborhoods.
E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Saginaw, Michigan.
E Holland Ave / E Genesee 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 E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in
E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 22.9%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 88.7% 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
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 Saginaw,
the E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: People
Single parenting is hard. But you don't have to tell the
E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood about it; they already know. 25.6%
of this neighborhood's households are run by single mothers, which is a
higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 99.1%
of American neighborhoods. Further NeighborhoodScout research showed strong
statistical correlations among high rates of children living in single
parent households, and neighborhood crime, particularly violent crime,
neighborhood poverty, and, importantly, the percentage of low weight births
and rates of infant mortality.
In addition, the E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood stands out for having an
average per capita income lower than 96.1% of the neighborhoods
in the United States.
The E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood also has a greater percentage
of children living in poverty (76.2%) than found in
98.8% 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.
Also, the E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood is unique for having just
3.5% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree.
This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found
in 97.3% of America's neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 2.3% of employed workers living in the
E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 97.2% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood has more
British ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have British ancestry.
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 E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood in Saginaw are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 96.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 76.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 98.8%
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 Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood, 41.2%
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 26.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(18.4%), and 14.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood in Saginaw, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(7.7%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (3.6%) , and residents who report Polish roots (1.8%) , and some of the residents are also of British ancestry (1.3%) , along with some African ancestry residents (1.1%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.9% 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 E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.3% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (89.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.