Real Estate Prices and Overview
Browncroft Blvd / Creek St median real estate prices are $177,243, which is less expensive than 69.3% of New York neighborhoods
and 44.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Browncroft Blvd / Creek St are currently
$1,416, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 77.0%
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
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: 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
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 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
A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel
rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if
most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is
the shear diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits
your lifestyle and aspirations.
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 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 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.