Real Estate Prices and Overview
13Th Ave S / S 20th St median real estate prices are $153,635, which is more expensive than 66.2% of the neighborhoods
in North Dakota and 47.4% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in 13Th Ave S / S 20th St are currently
$641, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 71.1%
of the neighborhoods in North Dakota.
13Th Ave S / S 20th St is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
13Th Ave S / S 20th St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
In 13Th Ave S / S 20th St, the current vacancy rate is 1.3%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 94.4% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in 13Th Ave S / S 20th St
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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 Grand Forks,
the 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood has more
Norwegian and Finnish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 31.1% of
this neighborhood's residents have Norwegian ancestry and 1.4% have Finnish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Length of Commute
Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has
a length of commute that is notable.
Residents of the 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 69.7% of the residents have a commute time from
home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher
proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout
found in 98.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
Notable & Unique: People
The 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood stands out within North Dakota
for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students,
is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this
makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider.
Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may
be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared
towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone,
ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and
school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an
above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the
neighborhood is rated among the top 8%
of college-friendly places to live in ND.
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 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood in Grand Forks are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 51.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 23.7% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 64.6%
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 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood, 40.1%
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
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(18.5%), and 14.1% 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 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood in Grand Forks, ND, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Norwegian
(31.1%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (16.8%) , and residents who report English roots (3.9%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (3.6%) , along with some Swedish ancestry residents (3.0%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the 13Th Ave S / S 20th St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.6%).
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 13Th Ave S / S 20th St neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (69.7% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (79.0%) 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 (15.7%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.