Real Estate Prices and Overview
E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St median real estate prices are $70,929, which is less expensive than 82.9% of Ohio neighborhoods
and 90.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St are currently
$449, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 84.0% of Ohio neighborhoods.
E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Springfield, Ohio.
E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St has a 11.5% vacancy rate, which is
well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than
60.7% of American neighborhoods). This could either
signal that there is weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood,
or that much of the housing stock is seasonally occupied,
which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes.
Either way, if you live here year round, you will find many of the homes
or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.
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 E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood has more
Portuguese ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
Whether by choice, divorce, or unplanned pregnancy, single moms may have
the toughest job in the book. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals
that the E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood has more single mother
households than 95.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
Often high concentrations of single mother homes can be a strong indicator
of family and social issues such as poverty, high rates of school dropouts,
crime, and other societal problems.
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 E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood in Springfield are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 81.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 39.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 83.7%
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 E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood, 32.3%
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
clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 27.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(24.1%), and 16.6% in executive, management, and professional 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 E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood in Springfield, OH, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(13.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (8.1%) , and residents who report Portuguese roots (3.6%) , and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (2.3%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (1.9%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.0% 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 E Mccreight Ave / N Limestone St neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (49.9% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (81.2%) 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 (15.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.