Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy median real estate prices are $77,616, which is less expensive than 78.9% of Missouri neighborhoods
and 87.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy are currently
$623, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 62.3%
of the neighborhoods in Missouri.
W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Springfield, Missouri.
W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy 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 W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy 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 W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy are 4.9%,
which is lower than one will find in 77.0% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy
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
Astoundingly, the W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy neighborhood has one of the highest
concentrations of divorcees living here than of any neighborhood, a
higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 96.1%
of U.S. neighborhoods. This may be because people living here divorce
more often than others, or that divorced people move here after they
become divorced. If you are divorced, you will be in good company in
this particular Springfield neighborhood.
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 W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy neighborhood in Springfield are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 79.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 33.1% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 77.0%
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 W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy neighborhood, 32.2%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 26.7% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(21.1%), and 20.0% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.
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 W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy neighborhood in Springfield, MO, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(16.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (8.3%) , and residents who report English roots (5.6%) , and some of the residents are also of Scots-Irish ancestry (2.6%) , along with some French ancestry residents (2.5%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy
neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.2% 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 W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.4% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (84.6%) 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 (10.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.