Real Estate Prices and Overview
Lake Roesiger / Verlot median real estate prices are $288,676, which is more expensive than 65.1% of the neighborhoods
in Washington and 76.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in Lake Roesiger / Verlot are currently
$1,054, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 51.0% of Washington neighborhoods.
Lake Roesiger / Verlot is a rural neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Granite Falls, Washington.
Lake Roesiger / Verlot real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in
Lake Roesiger / Verlot. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 18.8%.
This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 82.6% of
all U.S. neighborhoods. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods
dominated by seasonal homes (such as vacation areas), and occasionally
it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college
students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session.
But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that
can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you
may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing
is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look
the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for
a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups.
This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood has more
Scottish and Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Scottish ancestry and 1.4% have Canadian ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or
three. But households in the Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood buck
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 41.0% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 97.1% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
Notable & Unique: Length of Commute
Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute
is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Lake Roesiger / Verlot
neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's
Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less
of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the
Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having,
on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America.
8.6% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way
to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour +
round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.9%
of all neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 24.4 residents per square mile, Lake Roesiger / Verlot is less crowded than 93.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
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 Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood in Granite Falls are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 75.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, 1.4% 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 86.9%
of America's neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has
a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about
the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood, 31.9%
of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
executive, management, and professional occupations, with 24.4% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(24.1%), and 19.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities
and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods
with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries
will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun
to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly,
why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood in Granite Falls, WA, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(16.8%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (8.5%) , and residents who report Norwegian roots (5.8%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (5.7%) , along with some Scottish ancestry residents (4.6%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Lake Roesiger / Verlot
neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.6%).
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 Lake Roesiger / Verlot neighborhood spend
between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (42.1% of working
residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.
Here most residents (85.2%) 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 (10.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.