Real Estate Prices and Overview
Frontier Village / Jamestown College median real estate prices are $102,314, which is less expensive than 69.5% of North Dakota neighborhoods
and 74.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Frontier Village / Jamestown College are currently
$545, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 79.4% of North Dakota neighborhoods.
Frontier Village / Jamestown College is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Jamestown, North Dakota.
Frontier Village / Jamestown College real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Real estate vacancies in Frontier Village / Jamestown College are 6.9%,
which is lower than one will find in 63.9% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Frontier Village / Jamestown College
is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either
price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.
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: Length of Commute
Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has
a length of commute that is notable.
Residents of the Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 85.9% 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 99.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood has more
Norwegian and German ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 16.1% of
this neighborhood's residents have Norwegian ancestry and 45.5% have German ancestry.
Frontier Village / Jamestown College is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak German at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
There is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (1.8%)
living in the Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood.
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 Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood in Jamestown are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 66.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, 8.9% 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 65.3%
of America'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 Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood, 30.2%
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 29.9% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(24.4%), 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 Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood in Jamestown, ND, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(45.5%). There are also a number of people of Norwegian ancestry (16.1%) , and residents who report Irish roots (3.5%) , and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (2.6%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (1.6%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Frontier Village / Jamestown College
neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.2% of households.
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 Frontier Village / Jamestown College neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (85.9% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (88.1%) 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 (6.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.