Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr median real estate prices are $129,265, which is less expensive than 74.3% of Nevada neighborhoods
and 62.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr are currently
$1,299, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 43.0% of Nevada neighborhoods.
W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.2% in
W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 50.8% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood has more
Armenian and Cuban ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Armenian ancestry and 1.5% have Cuban ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
There are more people living in the W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood
employed as sales and service workers (57.8%) than almost any neighborhood
in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts,
sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national
employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this
neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people
living here who work in such occupations.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 97.3% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.
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 W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood in Las Vegas are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 41.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 16.3% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.3%
of U.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 W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood, 42.2%
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 24.6% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(16.1%), and 15.4% 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 W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood in Las Vegas, NV, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(29.5%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.9%) , and residents who report Asian roots (6.7%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (4.5%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (2.4%), among others. In addition, 26.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr
neighborhood is English, spoken by 62.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (31.8%).
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 W Washington Ave / N Torrey Pines Dr neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (64.6% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (75.3%) 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 (18.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.