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 91.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Belmont / Bolling are currently
$451, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 81.2% 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
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: Occupations
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the Belmont / Bolling
neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed
in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact,
despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has
42.4% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 97.0% of American neighborhoods.
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 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
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 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
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 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
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 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.