Real Estate Prices and Overview
E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln median real estate prices are $112,378, which is more expensive than 50.6% of the neighborhoods
in Texas and 30.0% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln are currently
$894, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 47.5% of Texas neighborhoods.
E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Carrollton, Texas.
E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln 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 owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln 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 E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln are 6.4%,
which is lower than one will find in 67.4% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln
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: Occupations
More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln
neighborhood than in 99.3% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite
the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains
a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many
laborers and manufacturers.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 60.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 75.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 96.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood is unique for having just
5.1% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree.
This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found
in 95.4% of America's neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, most neighborhoods have a mixture of ages of homes in them, from new to old, but this neighborhood stands out due to its concentration of residential real estate built in one time frame: from 1940 through 1969, generally considered older, well-established homes. This was a busy time in America for home construction. After the end of World War II, as GIs came home, bought newly built homes on the edges of cities with the help of the GI Bill, and began their families. This housing era generally coincides with the 'Baby Boom' generation (1945 - 1964), and many baby boomers grew up in homes built in this era. But what is so interesting about the E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood, is that an incredible 87.7% of the homes here were built in this era. So when you walk its streets or drive through, this neighborhood has a look and feel that harkens to that era in American life, a very important slice of Americana.
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 E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood in Carrollton are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 46.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 16.7% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 52.1%
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 E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood, 49.6%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer 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 20.9% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations
(16.6%), and 12.6% in executive, management, and professional 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 E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood in Carrollton, TX, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(60.8%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (4.1%) , and residents who report Irish roots (3.3%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (1.9%) , along with some Asian ancestry residents (1.7%), among others. In addition, 39.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln
neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 75.0% of households. Some people also speak English (24.1%).
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 E Belt Line Rd / Josey Ln neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (48.1% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (84.8%) 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 (13.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.