Real Estate Prices and Overview
Median real estate prices in the City Center of Anaconda are $82,967, which is less expensive than 89.6% of Montana neighborhoods
and 84.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Anaconda City Center are currently
$460, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 77.3% of Montana neighborhoods.
Anaconda City Center is a rural neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Anaconda, Montana.
Real estate in the City Center of Anaconda, MT is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the City Center neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Anaconda
City Center. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 17.9%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 80.8% of
all U.S. neighborhoods. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods
dominated by seasonal homes (such as vacation areas), and occasionally
it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college
students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session.
But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that
can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you
may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.
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 Anaconda,
the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Anaconda City Center neighborhood has more
Croatian and Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.7% of
this neighborhood's residents have Croatian ancestry and 18.6% have Irish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees
are often the backbone of the local economy. In the Anaconda City Center
neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis
identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and
service workers than 98.1% of all American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The Anaconda City Center neighborhood has a greater percentage
of children living in poverty (68.5%) than found in
97.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty
is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this
neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.
In addition, there is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (0.8%)
living in the Anaconda City Center 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 City Center neighborhood in Anaconda are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 87.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 68.5% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 97.6%
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 Anaconda City Center neighborhood, 47.2%
of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 17.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(17.5%), and 14.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 City Center neighborhood in Anaconda, MT, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(19.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (18.6%) , and residents who report French roots (6.3%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (5.9%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (2.6%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Anaconda City Center
neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.1% 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 Anaconda City Center neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.4% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (77.2%) 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 (16.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.