Real Estate Prices and Overview
Laurens Rd / S Pleasantburg Dr median real estate prices are $124,339, which is more expensive than 58.5% of the neighborhoods
in South Carolina and 35.2% 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. Rents here are currently lower in price then 44.3% of South Carolina neighborhoods.
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
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: 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
There are two complementary 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 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
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 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.