Real Estate Prices and Overview
Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd median real estate prices are $188,912, which is more expensive than 90.1% of the neighborhoods
in Ohio and 58.4% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd are currently
$692, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 54.7% of Ohio neighborhoods.
Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Rocky River, Ohio.
Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd 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 owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.8% in
Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 53.1% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd neighborhood has more
Lebanese and Arab ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 6.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Lebanese ancestry and 11.2% have Arab ancestry.
Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Arabic at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
If you are planning to retire in Ohio, this neighborhood
should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd
may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above
average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Ohio,
while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with
the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose
to live here, makes the neighborhood more
retiree-friendly than 98.6% of neighborhoods in
OH. If a Ohio retirement is in your future, this neighborhood
should be one of the places you visit.
In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.
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 Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd neighborhood in Rocky River are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 53.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 1.7% 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 85.9%
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 Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd neighborhood, 50.3%
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 25.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(13.8%), and 10.9% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd neighborhood in Rocky River, OH, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(14.3%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (13.0%) , and residents who report Arab roots (11.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (9.9%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (8.6%), among others. In addition, 14.2% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
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 Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 82.8% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and South Asian languages.
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 Center Ridge Rd / Spencer Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.0% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (89.0%) 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 (5.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.