Real Estate Prices and Overview
Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr median real estate prices are $129,371, which is less expensive than 74.3% of Nevada neighborhoods
and 62.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr are currently
$1,434, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 49.4% of Nevada neighborhoods.
Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.1% in
Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 51.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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: Car Ownership
Most American households own a car or other vehicle. Many own two cars
or perhaps three. In the United States, it is useful to have an automobile
not only for commuting, but also for shopping and getting to other services
one needs. But NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed that households in
the Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood have a highly unusual car ownership.
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 56.3% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 99.6% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood has more
Spanish and Cuban ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Spanish ancestry and 1.3% have Cuban ancestry.
Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Urdu, which is the national language of Pakistan, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complementary 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 Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood in Las Vegas are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 62.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 5.4% 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 74.7%
of America's neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has
a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about
the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood, 38.0%
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 26.6% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(19.5%), and 15.9% 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 Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood in Las Vegas, NV, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(30.4%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (9.1%) , and residents who report Irish roots (4.5%) , and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (3.3%) , along with some English ancestry residents (3.1%), among others. In addition, 17.2% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr
neighborhood is English, spoken by 71.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (25.0%).
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 Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.6% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (84.4%) 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 (10.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.