Real Estate Prices and Overview
Belmont / Bolling median real estate prices are $69,312, which is less expensive than 94.2% of North Carolina neighborhoods
and 91.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Belmont / Bolling are currently
$655, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 69.2% of North Carolina neighborhoods.
Belmont / Bolling is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina.
Belmont / Bolling 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Belmont / Bolling neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.1% in
Belmont / Bolling. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 51.0% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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: Occupations
More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Belmont / Bolling
neighborhood than in 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite
the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains
a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many
laborers and manufacturers.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complementary 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 Belmont / Bolling neighborhood in Roanoke Rapids are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 78.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 40.1% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 83.9%
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 Belmont / Bolling neighborhood, 42.4%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 26.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(18.8%), and 12.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Belmont / Bolling neighborhood in Roanoke Rapids, NC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English
(11.6%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (4.7%) , and residents who report Mexican roots (1.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (1.6%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (1.2%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Belmont / Bolling
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (5.4%).
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 Belmont / Bolling neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.4% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (91.1%) 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 (7.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.