Real Estate Prices and Overview
Route 52 / 8th Ave NW median real estate prices are $132,780, which is more expensive than 54.9% of the neighborhoods
in North Dakota and 38.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Route 52 / 8th Ave NW are currently
$733, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 84.3%
of the neighborhoods in North Dakota.
Route 52 / 8th Ave NW is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Jamestown, North Dakota.
Route 52 / 8th Ave NW 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 Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Real estate vacancies in Route 52 / 8th Ave NW are 5.4%,
which is lower than one will find in 73.5% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Route 52 / 8th Ave NW
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: Diversity
Did you know that the Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood has more
Norwegian and German ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 16.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have Norwegian ancestry and 47.6% have German ancestry.
Route 52 / 8th Ave NW is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.7% 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 96.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Length of Commute
Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute
is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Route 52 / 8th Ave NW
neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's
Residents of the Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood have the pleasure
of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in
America. 67.9% 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 97.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting
means more time for other things in life.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans
due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we
live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result,
most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis shows that the Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood has
a highly unusual pattern of car ownership.
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 37.4% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 95.4% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
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 Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood in Jamestown are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 46.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 24.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 66.3%
of U.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 Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood, 29.7%
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 26.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(23.6%), and 19.3% 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 Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood in Jamestown, ND, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(47.6%). There are also a number of people of Norwegian ancestry (16.3%) , and residents who report Polish roots (3.7%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (3.7%) , along with some Swedish ancestry residents (3.0%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Route 52 / 8th Ave NW
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.8% of households.
Getting to Work
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your
place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in
just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a
long and arduous commute.
The greatest number of commuters in Route 52 / 8th Ave NW neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (67.9% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (83.6%) 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 (11.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.