Real Estate Prices and Overview
Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N median real estate prices are $130,289, which is more expensive than 61.0% of the neighborhoods
in Texas and 37.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N are currently
$1,007, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 81.0%
of the neighborhoods in Texas.
Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Houston, Texas.
Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 9.3% in
Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 49.9% 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 Houston,
the Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N 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 Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood has more
Greek ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Greek ancestry.
Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Greek at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, owner-occupied real estate dominates the Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 96.4% of neighborhoods in America.
Furthermore, some neighborhoods are made up of apartments. Some consist of row houses, and most - by far - consist of a mixture of housing types. But the Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood stands out due to the total dominance of detached, single-family homes here. There are nearly no other types of residential real estate in the neighborhood. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher proportion of single-family homes in its real estate stock than 95.6% of all American neighborhoods.
Also of note, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 83.4% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complimentary 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 Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood in Houston are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 86.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 22.7% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 62.9%
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 Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood, 32.9%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 23.7% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(22.6%), and 20.8% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.
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 Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood in Houston, TX, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican
(33.5%). There are also a number of people of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (3.9%) , and residents who report Asian roots (3.8%) , and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (3.1%) , along with some English ancestry residents (2.8%), among others. In addition, 20.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N
neighborhood is English, spoken by 55.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (39.9%).
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 Wallisville Rd / E Sam Houston Pky N neighborhood spend
between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.7% of working
residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S.
Here most residents (78.6%) 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 (18.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.