Real Estate Prices and Overview
Bonnie Doone median real estate prices are $90,443, which is less expensive than 78.3% of North Carolina neighborhoods
and 80.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Bonnie Doone are currently
$677, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 63.3% of North Carolina neighborhoods.
Bonnie Doone is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Bonnie Doone real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Bonnie Doone neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Bonnie Doone has a 13.7% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
69.4% of American neighborhoods). This could either
signal that there is weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood,
or that much of the housing stock is seasonally occupied,
which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes.
Either way, if you live here year round, you will find many of the homes
or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.
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 Fayetteville,
the Bonnie Doone neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 3.8% of employed workers living in the
Bonnie Doone neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 98.5% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Migration/Stability
The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much
and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods,
but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings
and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the
transience of its populace.
In the Bonnie Doone neighborhood, a greater proportion of
the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is
found in 97.5% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood,
more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Significantly, 0.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Urdu, which is the national language of Pakistan, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Bonnie Doone neighborhood in Fayetteville are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 82.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 22.5% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 62.8%
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 Bonnie Doone neighborhood, 37.2%
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 28.9% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(22.7%), and 10.3% 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 Bonnie Doone neighborhood in Fayetteville, NC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(7.3%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (5.9%) , and residents who report Irish roots (5.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (3.6%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (2.5%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Bonnie Doone
neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.4%).
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 Bonnie Doone neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (53.4% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (86.1%) 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 (10.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.