Real Estate Prices and Overview
Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd median real estate prices are $110,037, which is more expensive than 50.0% of the neighborhoods
in South Carolina and 28.8% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd are currently
$1,203, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 92.6%
of the neighborhoods in South Carolina.
Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Irmo, South Carolina.
Broad River Rd / C Richarson 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 townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
In Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd, the current vacancy rate is 2.7%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 89.1% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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: Modes of Transportation
Our research reveals that 93.5% of commuters who live in the
Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood get to work each day by driving
alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than
95.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood is a great option for families,
as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's research on this neighborhood. The
combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied
single family homes, make this neighborhood among the top
6.2% of family-friendly neighborhoods in the
state of South Carolina. Many other families also live here, making
it easy to socialize and develop a sense of community. In addition,
families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of
the local schools.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, this Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 99.1% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 98.4% of all neighborhoods in America.
Furthermore, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 82.3% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.
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 Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood in Irmo are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 68.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 30.1% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 73.4%
of U.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 Broad River Rd / C Richarson 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 23.9% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(22.0%), and 17.6% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood in Irmo, SC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(10.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.2%) , and residents who report English roots (8.5%) , and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (2.1%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (1.7%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.9% 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 Broad River Rd / C Richarson Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (42.5% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (93.5%) 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.