Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd median real estate prices are $127,582, which is more expensive than 37.0% of the neighborhoods
in Wisconsin and 36.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd are currently
$771, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 42.1% of Wisconsin neighborhoods.
W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd is an urban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four 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 W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.
Real estate vacancies in W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd are 6.9%,
which is lower than one will find in 64.3% of American
neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd
is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either
price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.
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 Milwaukee,
the W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd 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 W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood has more
Finnish and Swiss ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.6% of
this neighborhood's residents have Finnish ancestry and 1.4% have Swiss ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, corner bodegas, stores on the first floor and apartments above, former grand Victorian residences converted into apartments, three-deckers built shoulder-to-shoulder, duplexes. Such building types define the real estate of neighborhoods dominated by small 2, 3, and 4 unit apartment buildings. Many are in older core neighborhoods of Eastern and Midwestern cities, or historic town centers in their hinterlands. If you wax romantic about the look and feel of such neighborhoods, with fresh pizza, falafel and an independent florist at the corner, then you might find the W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood worth a close look. This neighborhood is an absolutely outstanding example of the dominance of small 2, 3, and 4 unit apartment buildings compared to neighborhoods across the nation, as they make up a substantial portion of this neighborhood's real estate stock. In fact, no less than 42.9% of the real estate here is made up of such dwellings, which is higher than 96.9% 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 W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood in Milwaukee are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 41.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
With 20.5% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 59.2%
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 W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood, 35.2%
of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 30.0% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(19.5%), and 15.2% 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 W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood in Milwaukee, WI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(34.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (9.7%) , and residents who report Polish roots (8.5%) , and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (5.6%) , along with some Norwegian ancestry residents (4.2%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.5% of households.
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 W Bluemound Rd / N Hawley Rd neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (49.8% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (85.4%) 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 (10.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.