Real Estate Prices and Overview
Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr median real estate prices are $129,371, which is less expensive than 74.0% of Nevada neighborhoods
and 62.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr are currently
$1,128, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 59.1% 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
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 Las Vegas,
the Alta Dr / S Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
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
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 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
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 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.