Real Estate Prices and Overview
Rawls Springs / Glendale median real estate prices are $89,401, which is more expensive than 59.3% of the neighborhoods
in Mississippi and 19.1% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Rawls Springs / Glendale are currently
$810, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 90.0%
of the neighborhoods in Mississippi.
Rawls Springs / Glendale is a rural neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Rawls Springs / Glendale real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Rawls Springs / Glendale neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.3% in
Rawls Springs / Glendale. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 44.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Rawls Springs / Glendale neighborhood in Hattiesburg are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 62.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 26.3% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 68.5%
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 Rawls Springs / Glendale neighborhood, 33.6%
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 30.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(19.1%), and 15.9% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
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 Rawls Springs / Glendale neighborhood in Hattiesburg, MS, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(12.1%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (2.8%) , and residents who report Italian roots (2.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (2.3%) , along with some English ancestry residents (2.1%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Rawls Springs / Glendale
neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.2% of households.
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 Rawls Springs / Glendale neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (58.6% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (90.9%) 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 (6.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.