Real Estate Prices and Overview
Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr median real estate prices are $124,339, which is more expensive than 58.6% of the neighborhoods
in South Carolina and 35.3% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr are currently
$758, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 75.5%
of the neighborhoods in South Carolina.
Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Greenville, South Carolina.
Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Real estate vacancies in Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr are 5.1%,
which is lower than one will find in 75.8% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr
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
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 Greenville,
the Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr 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 Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr neighborhood has more
Scots-Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 5.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scots-Irish ancestry.
Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Greek at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.2% 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 Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr neighborhood in Greenville are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 62.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 20.6% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 59.3%
of U.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 Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr neighborhood, 46.5%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 25.2% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(18.3%), and 10.1% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr neighborhood in Greenville, SC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(11.4%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (10.8%) , and residents who report German roots (8.3%) , and some of the residents are also of Scots-Irish ancestry (5.3%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.8%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr
neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.2% of households.
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 Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (48.6% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (90.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.