Real Estate Prices and Overview
Foxtown Hill median real estate prices are $202,507, which is more expensive than 75.0% of the neighborhoods
in Pennsylvania and 61.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Foxtown Hill are currently
$799, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 48.7% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods.
Foxtown Hill is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.
Foxtown Hill real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Foxtown Hill neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.8% in
Foxtown Hill. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 47.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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: People
In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the
Foxtown Hill neighborhood stands out as being ranked among
the lowest 0.1% of neighborhoods affected by this global
In addition, the Foxtown Hill neighborhood is considered a solid choice
for executive lifestyles. NeighborhoodScout's analysis ranks it as
better than 94.0% of Pennsylvania neighborhoods
for executive living, based on the wealthy, educated professionals,
executives, and managers who choose to reside here, the spacious homes
that are prominent features of the real estate in the neighborhood,
and the high real estate appreciation rates found here relative to
other neighborhoods in the state.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Foxtown Hill neighborhood has more
Romanian and Czechoslovakian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Romanian ancestry and 2.7% have Czechoslovakian ancestry.
Foxtown Hill is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Hebrew at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Foxtown Hill neighborhood in Stroudsburg are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 75.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 0.0% 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 99.9%
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 Foxtown Hill neighborhood, 53.4%
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 20.3% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(19.3%), and 7.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Foxtown Hill neighborhood in Stroudsburg, PA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(17.3%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (11.1%) , and residents who report Arab roots (7.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (6.7%) , along with some Polish ancestry residents (4.7%), among others. In addition, 13.5% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Foxtown Hill
neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.8% 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 Foxtown Hill neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (42.8% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (78.0%) 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 (9.7%) and 7.1% of residents also ride the bus for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.