Real Estate Prices and Overview
7th St E / Jackson St median real estate prices are $140,100, which is less expensive than 73.2% of Minnesota neighborhoods
and 58.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in 7th St E / Jackson St are currently
$823, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 41.1% of Minnesota neighborhoods.
7th St E / Jackson St is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in St. Paul, Minnesota.
7th St E / Jackson St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of
the residences in the 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Real estate vacancies in 7th St E / Jackson St are 5.2%,
which is lower than one will find in 74.9% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in 7th St E / Jackson 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: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children
living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation
where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the
7th St E / Jackson St community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, one of the most interesting things about the 7th St E / Jackson St
neighborhood is that it has a greater concentration of residents who live
alone than most all neighborhoods in America. With 65.7% of the
households here made up of people living alone, NeighborhoodScout's research
reveals that this is a larger proportion of people living alone than in
99.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
More people in 7th St E / Jackson St choose to walk to work each day
(26.9%) than almost any neighborhood in America. If you are
attracted to the idea of being able to walk to work, this neighborhood
could be a good choice.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood has more
Norwegian and Swedish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 7.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Norwegian ancestry and 3.6% have Swedish ancestry.
7th St E / Jackson St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Hindi, which is the official language of India at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 96.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the real estate in the 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood really stands out in the way it looks for a unique reason: this neighborhood has a higher proportion of apartment complexes or high-rise apartments than nearly every neighborhood in the country. Most neighborhoods are a mixture of real estate and housing types, but here it is almost entirely dominated by big apartment buildings and complexes. In fact, 96.4% of the real estate here is classified as apartment complexes or high-rise apartments, which is more than is found in 99.4% of American neighborhoods.
Furthermore, the 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 95.9% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complimentary 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 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood in St. Paul are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 73.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, 0.0% 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 99.9%
of America'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 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood, 59.9%
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 21.2% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(14.4%), and 6.3% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.
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 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood in St. Paul, MN, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(20.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (7.8%) , and residents who report Norwegian roots (7.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (5.2%) , along with some French ancestry residents (4.9%), among others.
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 7th St E / Jackson St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.5% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and South Asian languages.
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 7th St E / Jackson St neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.6% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (51.7%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (26.9%) and 9.9% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.