Real Estate Prices and Overview
Erlands Point median real estate prices are $289,550, which is more expensive than 65.5% of the neighborhoods
in Washington and 76.7% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Erlands Point are currently
$967, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 45.6% of Washington neighborhoods.
Erlands Point is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Bremerton, Washington. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).
Erlands Point real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Erlands Point 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 8.5% in
Erlands Point. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower
than 54.7% 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 Bremerton,
the Erlands Point neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
Erlands Point is a neighborhood that is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet.
Many times, such places have amenities that bring locals and visitors to the
waterfront for recreational activities or to check out the scenery.
In some densely populated areas that are less financially well-off, the neighborhood
waterfront can be relatively industrial and less open to recreation.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
With 2.5% of employed workers living in the
Erlands Point neighborhood active in the military, this neighborhood has
the distinction of having a higher proportion of people in the military
than 97.5% of American neighborhoods. This is a major
shaper of the neighborhood's culture and character.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Significantly, 1.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Russian 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 Erlands Point neighborhood in Bremerton are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 77.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 19.0% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.6%
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 Erlands Point neighborhood, 48.1%
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 19.6% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(16.4%), and 15.8% 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 Erlands Point neighborhood in Bremerton, WA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish
(16.2%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (13.5%) , and residents who report Asian roots (7.0%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.3%) , along with some French ancestry residents (4.3%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Erlands Point
neighborhood is English, spoken by 87.5% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.2%).
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 Erlands Point neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (48.2% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (89.0%) 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 (5.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.