Real Estate Prices and Overview
Cobban St / Oregon Ave median real estate prices are $96,159, which is less expensive than 82.1% of Montana neighborhoods
and 77.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Cobban St / Oregon Ave are currently
$440, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 95.2% of Montana neighborhoods.
Cobban St / Oregon Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Butte, Montana.
Cobban St / Oregon Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Cobban St / Oregon Ave 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.
Real estate vacancies in Cobban St / Oregon Ave are 7.3%,
which is lower than one will find in 61.9% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Cobban St / Oregon Ave
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 Butte,
the Cobban St / Oregon Ave 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 Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood has more
Finnish and Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Finnish ancestry and 23.7% have Irish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Length of Commute
Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has
a length of commute that is notable.
Residents of the Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 67.6% of the residents have a commute time from
home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher
proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout
found in 97.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
Notable & Unique: People
With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent
walkability, the Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood rates highly
as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college
students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's
analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college
students to live than 87% of the neighborhoods in
MT. This often also means that the area has certain amenities
and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to
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 Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood in Butte are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 63.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 28.5% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 71.5%
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 Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood, 31.0%
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
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 26.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(25.0%), and 17.4% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood in Butte, MT, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(23.7%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (13.7%) , and residents who report Italian roots (7.7%) , and some of the residents are also of Norwegian ancestry (6.5%) , along with some English ancestry residents (5.5%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Cobban St / Oregon Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.9% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.3%).
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 Cobban St / Oregon Ave neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (67.6% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (85.1%) 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 (9.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.