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
$808, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 54.4% 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
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 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
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 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 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 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
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 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.