Real Estate Prices and Overview
Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave median real estate prices are $94,791, which is less expensive than 83.4% of Montana neighborhoods
and 78.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave are currently
$511, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 59.5% of Montana neighborhoods.
Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Butte, Montana.
Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave 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 Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.0% in
Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 46.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Holmes Ave / 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 Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave neighborhood has more
Yugoslav and Austrian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 1.4% have Austrian ancestry.
Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 63.4% 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 96.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
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 Holmes Ave / 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 78.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 23.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 63.8%
of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
In the Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave neighborhood, 33.5%
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 26.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(25.1%), and 12.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
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 Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave neighborhood in Butte, MT, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(22.5%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (16.0%) , and residents who report English roots (11.7%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (7.5%) , along with some Norwegian ancestry residents (3.7%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.9% 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 Holmes Ave / Oregon Ave neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (63.4% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (87.6%) 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 (8.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.