Real Estate Prices and Overview
Browncroft Blvd / Creek St median real estate prices are $177,243, which is less expensive than 69.5% of New York neighborhoods
and 44.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Browncroft Blvd / Creek St are currently
$1,164, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 66.0%
of the neighborhoods in New York.
Browncroft Blvd / Creek St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Rochester, New York.
Browncroft Blvd / Creek St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
In Browncroft Blvd / Creek St, the current vacancy rate is 3.1%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 87.0% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Browncroft Blvd / Creek St
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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 Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood has more
Italian and Belgian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 25.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 0.5% have Belgian ancestry.
Browncroft Blvd / Creek St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Yiddish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Browncroft Blvd / Creek St
is among the best neighborhoods for families in New York. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 95.2% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of New York. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood.
In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates and highly educated executives.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, this Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 99.2% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 98.5% of all 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 Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood in Rochester are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 88.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 1.8% 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 85.8%
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 Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood, 51.1%
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 22.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(13.5%), and 12.7% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood in Rochester, NY, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian
(25.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (17.5%) , and residents who report English roots (12.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (11.3%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (4.4%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Browncroft Blvd / Creek St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.7% of households.
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 Browncroft Blvd / Creek St neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (56.4% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (88.1%) 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 (11.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.