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 77.6% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd are currently
$595, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 95.8% 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
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: Real Estate
Metacom Ave / Minturn Farm Rd is a neighborhood that is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet.
Many times, such places have amenities that bring locals and visitors to the
waterfront for recreational activities or to check out the scenery.
In some densely populated areas that are less financially well-off, the neighborhood
waterfront can be relatively industrial and less open to recreation.
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
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 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
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 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
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 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
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 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.