Real Estate Prices and Overview
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy median real estate prices are $674,752, which is more expensive than 96.6% of the neighborhoods
in Virginia and 96.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy are currently
$1,529, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 74.2%
of the neighborhoods in Virginia.
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Arlington, Virginia.
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of
the residences in the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.1% in
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 56.8% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately
near the middle range for vacancies.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children
living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation
where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, if you're a regular supporter of the arts and enjoy outings to the
theatre, weekend boutique-ing, or even a finely aged wine with dinner,
than you're in good company with the people of the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy
neighborhood. This neighborhood is uniquely immersed with more "urban
sophisticates" than 98.3% of neighborhoods across the
country. The people here truly stand out as a class among their own.
They are an exclusive community characterized by refined tastes,
cultural inclinations, and the means to live well. Urban sophisticates
live a big city lifestyle, whether or not they live in or near a big
city. They are educated executives or managers by week, and serial
patrons of the arts by weekend. If this lifestyle pertains to you,
than you'll certainly feel right at home in the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy
In addition to being an excellent choice for urban sophisticates, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.
Also, some neighborhoods have residents that are more educated than others. But
in this neighborhood there is a dramatic difference. NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis reveals that 38.3% of the adults here have
earned a Masters degree, medical degree, Ph.D. or law degree. This is a
higher rate of people with a graduate degree than is found in
98.1% of U.S. neighborhoods, where the average American
neighborhood has 8.4% of its adults with a graduate degree. If you are
highly educated, you may have much in common with many of your neighbors here.
Finally, with more than 1.8% of residents living with a same sex partner,
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy is truly a neighborhood that stands out from the rest in
this regard. In fact, exclusive analysis by NeighborhoodScout reveals that
this neighborhood has a greater concentration of same sex couples than
96.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood has more
Russian and South American ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.0% of
this neighborhood's residents have Russian ancestry and 3.4% have South American ancestry.
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 98.1% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
The N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood has a greater proportion of
government workers living in it than 96.8% of the neighborhoods
in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. This is
a unique feature of this neighborhood, and one that shapes its character.
Furthermore, with 1.8% of employed workers living in the
N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 96.5% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
In addition, executives, managers and professionals make up 63.8% of the workforce
in the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood which, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, is a higher proportion of such
high-level people than is found in 95.9% of the neighborhoods
in America. For this reason, this neighborhood really stands out as unique.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
In the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood, 17.6% of people
ride the train to work each day. This is a very high percentage compared
to most places. In fact, NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this
is a higher level of train ridership than in 96.1% 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 N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood in Arlington 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 88.4% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 0.0% of the children seventeen and under
living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which
is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 99.9%
of America'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 N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood, 63.8%
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 16.3% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions
(15.0%), and 13.6% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.
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 N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood in Arlington, VA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian
(8.5%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.3%) , and residents who report English roots (7.8%) , and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (6.6%) , along with some Russian ancestry residents (4.0%), among others. In addition, 17.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy
neighborhood is English, spoken by 78.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (11.8%).
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 N Glebe Rd / Lee Hwy neighborhood spend
between 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.0% of working
residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S.
Here most residents (66.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also take the train to get to work (17.6%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.