Real Estate Prices and Overview
SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd median real estate prices are $125,931, which is more expensive than 74.1% of the neighborhoods
in Oklahoma and 35.8% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd are currently
$838, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 78.2%
of the neighborhoods in Oklahoma.
SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Lawton, Oklahoma.
SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd 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 SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.5% in
SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 54.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Lawton,
the SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 8.5% of employed workers living in the
SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 99.3% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Furthermore, the government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy.
From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can
also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is
that the SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood in particular stands out
when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who
are employed by the government. At 14.0% of its workforce, this
neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than
96.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood has more
Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry.
SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 6.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak German at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
If you are an executive or professional seeking a neighborhood affording
an executive lifestyle, or just wanting to find where other executives
live in the area, the SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood should be
on your list. It has an enviable mix of spacious homes, relatively stable
real estate values, and residents that include a number of wealthy
executives, managers, and professionals. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
analysis places it as one of the top 13.2% executive lifestyle
neighborhoods in the state of Oklahoma.
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 SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood in Lawton are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 65.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 25.9% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 67.9%
of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel
rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if
most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is
the shear diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits
your lifestyle and aspirations.
In the SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood, 35.3%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 22.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(21.7%), and 20.4% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves,
Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily
from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods
home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more
unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households
– and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live
in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents
or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.
In the SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood in Lawton, OK, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(10.9%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (7.0%) , and residents who report Native American roots (5.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (4.6%) , along with some Irish ancestry residents (3.6%), 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 SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 81.3% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.
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 SW 38th St / SW Lee Blvd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (52.4% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (89.9%) 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 (8.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.