Real Estate Prices and Overview
Foxtown Hill median real estate prices are $202,507, which is more expensive than 75.1% of the neighborhoods
in Pennsylvania and 61.8% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Foxtown Hill are currently
$587, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 64.0% 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
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: 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
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
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 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 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.