Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd median real estate prices are $125,707, which is more expensive than 62.1% of the neighborhoods
in Ohio and 35.9% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd are currently
$1,047, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 90.8%
of the neighborhoods in Ohio.
W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Forest Park, Ohio.
W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd 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 10.7% in
W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 42.8% 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
Significantly, 1.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Kemper Rd / Mill Rd neighborhood in Forest Park are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 71.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 17.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 54.3%
of U.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 W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd neighborhood, 36.3%
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 28.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(19.6%), and 15.8% 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 W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd neighborhood in Forest Park, OH, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(14.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (6.1%) , and residents who report English roots (4.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (2.3%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (2.1%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are
tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are
at home with their families.
The most common language spoken in the W Kemper Rd / Mill Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 90.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region) and Spanish.
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 Kemper Rd / Mill Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (46.3% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (92.5%) 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 (7.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.