Real Estate Prices and Overview
Agua Fria St / Osage Ave median real estate prices are $260,529, which is more expensive than 90.2% of the neighborhoods
in New Mexico and 72.8% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Agua Fria St / Osage Ave are currently
$864, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 80.1%
of the neighborhoods in New Mexico.
Agua Fria St / Osage Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Agua Fria St / Osage Ave real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Real estate vacancies in Agua Fria St / Osage Ave are 6.5%,
which is lower than one will find in 66.9% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Agua Fria St / Osage Ave
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
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood has more
Spanish and Eastern European ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have Spanish ancestry and 1.2% have Eastern European ancestry.
Agua Fria St / Osage Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.9% 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 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
Agua Fria St / Osage Ave has the amazing distinction of housing more same
sex couples living together than 98.6% of neighborhoods
in the U.S. If you are seeking such a neighborhood, NeighborhoodScout's
analysis shows that this is one place that you should consider.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Would you like to be able to ride your bike to work? If you are attracted
to the idea of getting a little exercise of the two-wheeled type while
reducing your carbon footprint, bicycling to work might be the answer.
But which neighborhood you live in can make this either impossible, or
alternatively, a great and realistic option. NeighborhoodScout's analysis
revealed that the Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood is a fantastic
option for bicycle commuters, as 4.2% of commuters here do ride
their bikes to and from work on a daily basis. This is a higher amount
than we found in 96.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood in Santa Fe are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 50.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 14.3% 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 52.8%
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 Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood, 42.6%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 25.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(18.2%), and 13.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood in Santa Fe, NM, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(18.2%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.4%) , and residents who report English roots (5.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (4.6%) , along with some Spanish ancestry residents (3.2%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Agua Fria St / Osage Ave
neighborhood is English, spoken by 71.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (26.5%).
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 Agua Fria St / Osage Ave neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (50.5% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (85.6%) 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 (6.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.