Real Estate Prices and Overview
S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St median real estate prices are $71,990, which is less expensive than 81.2% of Michigan neighborhoods
and 90.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St are currently
$699, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 50.7% of Michigan neighborhoods.
S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Wayne, Michigan.
S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St 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 S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Real estate vacancies in S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St are 7.6%,
which is lower than one will find in 60.0% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St
is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either
price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.
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 Wayne,
the S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St 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 S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St neighborhood has more
French Canadian and Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have French Canadian ancestry and 2.9% have Dutch 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 S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St neighborhood in Wayne are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 71.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 27.9% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 70.7%
of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
In the S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St neighborhood, 38.8%
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 26.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(20.0%), and 14.4% in executive, management, and professional 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 S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St neighborhood in Wayne, MI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(13.6%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (4.6%) , and residents who report Irish roots (4.0%) , and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (3.6%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (3.3%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 89.4% of households. Some people also speak South Asian languages (2.8%).
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 S Merriman Rd / Annapolis St neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.8% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (90.7%) 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.