Real Estate Prices and Overview
Greens Mill / Shannon Hills median real estate prices are $159,134, which is more expensive than 76.8% of the neighborhoods
in Tennessee and 49.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Greens Mill / Shannon Hills are currently
$790, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 80.0%
of the neighborhoods in Tennessee.
Greens Mill / Shannon Hills is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Hixson, Tennessee.
Greens Mill / Shannon Hills real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Greens Mill / Shannon Hills 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.
Real estate vacancies in Greens Mill / Shannon Hills are 6.5%,
which is lower than one will find in 66.9% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Greens Mill / Shannon Hills
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 Hixson,
the Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the
Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood stands out by having 95.3% of commuters
doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work
than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.4% of all American
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood has more
Scots-Irish and African ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scots-Irish ancestry and 3.4% have African ancestry.
Greens Mill / Shannon Hills is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.9% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: People
If you are an executive or professional seeking a neighborhood affording
an executive lifestyle, or just wanting to find where other executives
live in the area, the Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood should be
on your list. It has an enviable mix of spacious homes, relatively stable
real estate values, and residents that include a number of wealthy
executives, managers, and professionals. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
analysis places it as one of the top 12.3% executive lifestyle
neighborhoods in the state of Tennessee.
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 Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood in Hixson are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 78.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 11.4% 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 59.3%
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 Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood, 47.9%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 21.8% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(19.7%), and 10.5% 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 Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood in Hixson, TN, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(10.1%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (9.7%) , and residents who report English roots (5.2%) , and some of the residents are also of Scots-Irish ancestry (3.6%) , along with some Sub-Saharan African ancestry residents (3.4%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Greens Mill / Shannon Hills
neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.5% 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 Greens Mill / Shannon Hills neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (52.7% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (95.3%) 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.