Real Estate Prices and Overview
Robinwood / Marylhurst U median real estate prices are $415,540, which is more expensive than 93.0% of the neighborhoods
in Oregon and 88.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Robinwood / Marylhurst U are currently
$2,288, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 99.6%
of the neighborhoods in Oregon.
Robinwood / Marylhurst U is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in West Linn, Oregon.
Robinwood / Marylhurst U 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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U 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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U, the current vacancy rate is 2.9%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 88.3% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Robinwood / Marylhurst U
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood has more
Iranian and Norwegian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Iranian ancestry and 7.0% have Norwegian ancestry.
Robinwood / Marylhurst U is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Korean at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 96.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Robinwood / Marylhurst U
is among the best neighborhoods for families in Oregon. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 96.7% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of Oregon. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood.
In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives , active retirees and urban sophisticates.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
Executives, managers and professionals make up 62.2% of the workforce
in the Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood which, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, is a higher proportion of such
high-level people than is found in 95.0% of the neighborhoods
in America. For this reason, this neighborhood really stands out as unique.
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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood in West Linn are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 74.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 9.8% 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 63.1%
of America'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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood, 62.2%
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 21.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(9.3%), and 8.7% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.
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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood in West Linn, OR, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English
(15.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (13.0%) , and residents who report German roots (11.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Norwegian ancestry (7.0%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (5.2%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Robinwood / Marylhurst U
neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.3% of households. Some people also speak Korean (2.5%).
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 Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (48.7% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (83.0%) 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 (5.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.