Real Estate Prices and Overview
Hemphill St / W Berry St median real estate prices are $111,335, which is more expensive than 50.0% of the neighborhoods
in Texas and 29.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Hemphill St / W Berry St are currently
$850, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 53.2% of Texas neighborhoods.
Hemphill St / W Berry St is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Fort Worth, Texas.
Hemphill St / W Berry St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings.
Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.1% in
Hemphill St / W Berry St. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 51.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
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 Fort Worth,
the Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood has more
African and Sub-Saharan African ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 7.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have African ancestry and 7.0% have Sub-Saharan African ancestry.
Hemphill St / W Berry St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.1% 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 95.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
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 Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood in Fort Worth are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 62.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 40.1% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 83.9%
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 Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood, 34.2%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 30.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants
(26.9%), and 8.9% 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 Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood in Fort Worth, TX, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(56.7%). There are also a number of people of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (7.0%) , and residents who report African roots (7.0%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (4.7%) , along with some German ancestry residents (4.6%), among others. In addition, 23.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Hemphill St / W Berry St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 53.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (45.8%).
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 Hemphill St / W Berry St neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.4% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (81.8%) 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 (13.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.