Real Estate Prices and Overview
Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd median real estate prices are $231,018, which is more expensive than 90.0% of the neighborhoods
in South Carolina and 67.8% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd are currently
$898, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 86.1%
of the neighborhoods in South Carolina.
Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Lexington, South Carolina.
Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill 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 apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
Real estate vacancies in Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd are 5.8%,
which is lower than one will find in 71.1% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill 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
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 Lexington,
the Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: People
According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd
is among the best neighborhoods for families in South Carolina. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 96.9% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of South Carolina. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood.
In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for college students and highly educated executives.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 1.8% of employed workers living in the
Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 96.4% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, homes built from 2000 through today make up a higher proportion of the Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood's real estate landscape than 97.8% of the neighborhoods in America. When you are driving around this neighborhood, you'll notice right away that it is one of the newest built of any, with the smell of fresh paint, and the look of young landscaping nearly everywhere you look. In fact, 62.4% of the residential real estate here is classified as newer.
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 Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood in Lexington are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 83.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 16.3% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.4%
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 Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood, 53.5%
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 23.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(13.3%), and 10.2% 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 Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood in Lexington, SC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(20.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.5%) , and residents who report Mexican roots (7.1%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.9%) , along with some Asian ancestry residents (5.2%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 89.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.8%).
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 Sunset Blvd / Corley Mill Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (51.0% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (85.9%) 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 (6.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.