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
$590, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 82.2% 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
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 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
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 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
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 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
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 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.