Real Estate Prices and Overview
Cobban St / Oregon Ave median real estate prices are $96,159, which is less expensive than 82.0% 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 95.9% 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
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
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
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 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
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 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
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 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.