Real Estate Prices and Overview
E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave median real estate prices are $45,650, which is less expensive than 95.2% of Michigan neighborhoods
and 98.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave are currently
$609, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 87.1% 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
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
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.
Also of note, 76.2% 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 96.5%
of the adult residents in the E Holland Ave / E Genesee Ave neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 97.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
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
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 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
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 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
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 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.