Real Estate Prices and Overview
Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd median real estate prices are $110,824, which is more expensive than 36.5% of the neighborhoods
in North Carolina and 29.3% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd are currently
$545, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 65.3% of North Carolina neighborhoods.
Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd 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 Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd has a 12.0% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
63.2% 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
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: Modes of Transportation
Our research reveals that 95.0% of commuters who live in the
Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd neighborhood get to work each day by driving
alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than
98.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Income
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low
income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a
neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children,
who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities,
the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty,
which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals
both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd neighborhood in Winston-Salem are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 41.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 12.0% of the children seventeen and under
living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which
is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 57.6%
of America'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 Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd neighborhood, 37.8%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 30.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(19.9%), and 11.6% 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 Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd neighborhood in Winston-Salem, NC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(11.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.1%) , and residents who report English roots (6.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (1.8%) , along with some Irish ancestry residents (1.4%), among others. In addition, 11.8% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 84.5% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (14.5%).
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 Waughtown St / Reynolds Park Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (61.5% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (95.0%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.