Real Estate Prices and Overview
Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr median real estate prices are $174,243, which is more expensive than 79.4% of the neighborhoods
in Michigan and 54.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr are currently
$1,107, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 89.0%
of the neighborhoods in Michigan.
Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
In Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr, the current vacancy rate is 2.1%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 91.7% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood has more
Arab and Ukrainian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 8.1% of
this neighborhood's residents have Arab ancestry and 3.4% have Ukrainian ancestry.
Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 9.0% 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 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
The Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood stands out within Michigan
for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students,
is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this
makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider.
Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may
be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared
towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone,
ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and
school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an
above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the
neighborhood is rated among the top 6%
of college-friendly places to live in MI.
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 Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood in Sterling Heights are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 72.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 13.7% of the children seventeen and under
living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which
is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 53.9%
of America'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 Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood, 32.1%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional 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 26.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(21.5%), and 20.3% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities
and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods
with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries
will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun
to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly,
why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood in Sterling Heights, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian
(9.5%). There are also a number of people of Polish ancestry (8.6%) , and residents who report Arab roots (8.1%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (5.9%) , along with some German ancestry residents (3.7%), among others. In addition, 41.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are
tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are
at home with their families.
The most common language spoken in the Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr
neighborhood is English, spoken by 53.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic, Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region), South Asian languages and Italian.
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 Poterek Dr / Rose Mary Dr neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.3% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (92.6%) 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 (7.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.