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 99.7%
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
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 West Linn,
the Robinwood / Marylhurst U 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 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
The Robinwood / Marylhurst U neighborhood has a higher proportion of
its residents employed as executives, managers and professionals than
95.0% of the neighborhoods in American. In fact, 62.2%
of the employed people here make a living as an executive, a manager, or
other professional. With such a high concentration, this truly shapes
the character of this neighborhood, and to a large degree defines what
this neighborhood is about.
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 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
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 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.