Real Estate Prices and Overview
Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd median real estate prices are $297,069, which is more expensive than 79.7% of the neighborhoods
in Rhode Island and 77.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd are currently
$580, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 92.5% of Rhode Island neighborhoods.
Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Bristol, Rhode Island. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).
Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Real estate vacancies in Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd are 4.5%,
which is lower than one will find in 79.2% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd
is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either
price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.
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: Real Estate
Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking.
The Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet.
Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront
that are attractive to residents and visitors alike.
Notable & Unique: People
In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the
Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood stands out as being ranked among
the lowest 0.1% of neighborhoods affected by this global
In addition, the Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood stands out within Rhode Island
for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students,
is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this
makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider.
Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may
be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared
towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone,
ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and
school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an
above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the
neighborhood is rated among the top 5%
of college-friendly places to live in RI.
In addition to being an excellent choice for college students, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood has more
Portuguese and Danish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 35.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 3.4% have Danish ancestry.
Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 19.5% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Portuguese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complimentary 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 Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood in Bristol are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 87.7% 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
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has
a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about
the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood, 36.5%
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 26.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(20.6%), and 15.3% 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 Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood in Bristol, RI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Portuguese
(35.9%). There are also a number of people of Italian ancestry (14.7%) , and residents who report Irish roots (8.7%) , and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (5.6%) , along with some English ancestry residents (5.5%), among others. In addition, 12.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 79.7% of households. Some people also speak Portuguese (19.5%).
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 Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.9% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (90.0%) 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 (7.2%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.