Real Estate Prices and Overview
Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd median real estate prices are $149,051, which is more expensive than 62.8% of the neighborhoods
in North Carolina and 45.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd are currently
$633, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 47.2% of North Carolina neighborhoods.
Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd is a rural neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Salisbury, North Carolina.
Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd 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 Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
In Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd, the current vacancy rate is 3.9%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 82.8% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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: Diversity
Did you know that the Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood has more
Scots-Irish and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scots-Irish ancestry and 3.5% have Scottish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the
Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood stands out by having 93.4% of commuters
doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work
than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.5% of all American
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 Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood in Salisbury are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 59.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 19.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 58.1%
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 Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood, 32.1%
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 31.2% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(21.6%), and 15.1% 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 Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood in Salisbury, NC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(14.9%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (12.3%) , and residents who report English roots (6.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (4.3%) , along with some Scottish ancestry residents (3.5%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.9%).
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 Sherrills Ford Rd / Neel Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.7% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (93.4%) 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 (6.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.