Real Estate Prices and Overview
East Spartanburg median real estate prices are $177,667, which is more expensive than 80.2% of the neighborhoods
in South Carolina and 55.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in East Spartanburg are currently
$631, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 73.0% of South Carolina neighborhoods.
East Spartanburg is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
East Spartanburg real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the East Spartanburg neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 11.1% in
East Spartanburg. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 40.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 East Spartanburg neighborhood has more
Lithuanian and Scots-Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.7% of
this neighborhood's residents have Lithuanian ancestry and 4.7% have Scots-Irish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: People
If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the
East Spartanburg neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider
for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by
NeighborhoodScout as among the top 7.1% of retiree-friendly
neighborhoods in South Carolina, combining peace and quiet, safety from
crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can
choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion
of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other
age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies
this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking
of or planning to retire in South Carolina.
In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.
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 East Spartanburg neighborhood in Spartanburg are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 57.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 9.8% 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 63.2%
of America'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 East Spartanburg neighborhood, 35.3%
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 29.7% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(20.9%), and 13.1% 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 East Spartanburg neighborhood in Spartanburg, SC, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English
(11.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (9.7%) , and residents who report German roots (8.5%) , and some of the residents are also of Scots-Irish ancestry (4.7%) , along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.2%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the East Spartanburg
neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.0% 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 East Spartanburg neighborhood spend
under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.3% of working
residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.
Here most residents (89.0%) 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 (6.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.