Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St median real estate prices are $134,725, which is more expensive than 41.6% of the neighborhoods
in Wisconsin and 39.4% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St are currently
$682, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 63.2% of Wisconsin neighborhoods.
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in West Allis, Wisconsin.
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St 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 W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.
In W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St, the current vacancy rate is 2.2%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 91.4% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
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
In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood stands out as being ranked among
the lowest 0.1% of neighborhoods affected by this global
In addition, with a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent
walkability, the W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood rates highly
as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college
students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's
analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college
students to live than 87% of the neighborhoods in
WI. This often also means that the area has certain amenities
and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood has more
Croatian and Polish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Croatian ancestry and 15.0% have Polish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Migration/Stability
The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much
and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods,
but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings
and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the
transience of its populace.
More residents of the W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood live here
today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago
than is found in 95.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood
is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and
have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.
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 Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood in West Allis are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood.
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has
a higher income than 52.9% 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
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 W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood, 28.3%
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 27.5% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations
(24.8%), and 19.4% 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 Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood in West Allis, WI, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(41.1%). There are also a number of people of Polish ancestry (15.0%) , and residents who report Irish roots (5.7%) , and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (4.9%) , along with some Mexican ancestry residents (3.9%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St
neighborhood is English, spoken by 93.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.4%).
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 W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (47.1% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (88.8%) 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 (7.5%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.