Real Estate Prices and Overview
Median real estate prices in the City Center of Strongsville are $185,668, which is more expensive than 89.4% of the neighborhoods
in Ohio and 57.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Strongsville City Center are currently
$665, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 71.0%
of the neighborhoods in Ohio.
Strongsville City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Strongsville, Ohio.
Real estate in the City Center of Strongsville, OH 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 City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
In Strongsville City Center, the current vacancy rate is 0.5%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 96.1% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Strongsville City Center
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice
is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one
might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether
shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Strongsville,
the City Center neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Strongsville City Center neighborhood has more
Slovak and Romanian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.7% of
this neighborhood's residents have Slovak ancestry and 1.3% have Romanian ancestry.
Strongsville City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Hindi, which is the official language of India at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
If you're looking for a great spot to raise a family, then look no
further than the Strongsville City Center neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's
analysis found that the combination of good quality public schools,
above-average safety from crime, and a high rate of home ownership in
predominantly single-family homes, help make this neighborhood
among the top 10.9% of family-friendly neighborhoods
across the state of Ohio. In addition, there are a high proportion
of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy
for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community
support. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected
by the strength of the local schools, in part due to the educational
attainment of the parents here, who vote in support of the public schools.
In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates , highly educated executives and active retirees.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the Strongsville City Center neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 96.8% of neighborhoods in America. With a real estate vacancy rate of only 0.5%, the Strongsville City Center neighborhood has a lower vacancy rate than 96.1% of U.S. neighborhoods, a very elite group. Such a low vacancy rate may indicate very strong real estate demand in the neighborhood combined with some impediments to increasing supply, such as zoning or existing density of development, among other potential reasons.
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 City Center neighborhood in Strongsville are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 83.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 2.1% 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 84.6%
of America'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 Strongsville City Center neighborhood, 47.3%
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 26.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(16.3%), and 9.6% in manufacturing and laborer 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 City Center neighborhood in Strongsville, OH, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(19.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.6%) , and residents who report English roots (9.6%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (7.9%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (5.9%), among others. In addition, 11.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Strongsville City Center
neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.3% of households. Some people also speak South Asian languages (2.4%).
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 Strongsville City Center neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.6% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (88.0%) 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 (8.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.