Real Estate Prices and Overview
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St median real estate prices are $134,725, which is more expensive than 41.8% of the neighborhoods
in Wisconsin and 39.5% of the
neighborhoods in the U.S.
Average rental prices in W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St are currently
$627, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 48.1% 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
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 West Allis,
the W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St 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
W Schlinger Ave / S 103rd St community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
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
Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world,
with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer
to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long
time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods
for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents.
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
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 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
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 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
Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents,
our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior - comes
from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting
and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or
more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives
each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same
city can have drastically different cultures.
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
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 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.