Real Estate Prices and Overview
Hemphill St / W Berry St median real estate prices are $111,335, which is more expensive than 50.1% of the neighborhoods
in Texas and 29.6% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Hemphill St / W Berry St are currently
$621, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 68.2% 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
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 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
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
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
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 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
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 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.