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
$726, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 43.6% of Missouri neighborhoods.
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
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 Springfield,
the W Kearney St / N Kansas Expy neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
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
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 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
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 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
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 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.