Real Estate Prices and Overview
Median real estate prices in the City Center of Carrollton are $116,958, which is more expensive than 53.6% of the neighborhoods
in Texas and 32.1% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Carrollton City Center are currently
$825, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 65.3%
of the neighborhoods in Texas.
Carrollton City Center is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Carrollton, Texas.
Real estate in the City Center of Carrollton, TX is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes.
Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of
the residences in the City Center neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
In Carrollton City Center, the current vacancy rate is 3.9%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 82.6% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Carrollton City Center
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the Carrollton
City Center (31.6%) than in 99.4% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Carrollton City Center
neighborhood than in 98.2% 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: Migration/Stability
The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much
and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods,
but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings
and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the
transience of its populace.
What is interesting to note, is that the Carrollton City Center
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(51.8%) than are found in 98.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Carrollton City Center neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 61.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
Carrollton City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 City Center neighborhood in Carrollton are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 65.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 33.2% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 77.2%
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 Carrollton City Center neighborhood, 44.9%
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 29.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(16.9%), and 9.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents,
our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior - comes
from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting
and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or
more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives
each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same
city can have drastically different cultures.
In the City Center neighborhood in Carrollton, TX, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(61.9%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (5.8%) , and residents who report German roots (1.8%) , and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (1.8%) , along with some Irish ancestry residents (1.8%), among others. In addition, 51.8% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Carrollton City Center
neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 68.4% of households. Some people also speak English (25.4%).
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 Carrollton City Center neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.7% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (62.9%) 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 (31.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.