Auburn, AL (Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd)




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About Auburn, AL (Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd median real estate price is $186,205, which is more expensive than 81.4% of the neighborhoods in Alabama and 48.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd is currently $1,323, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 88.6% of the neighborhoods in Alabama.

Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Auburn, Alabama.

Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd 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.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.1% in Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 45.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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 get around.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood has more African and Armenian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 7.3% of this neighborhood's residents have African ancestry and 0.7% have Armenian ancestry.

Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.1% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak French at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

Single parenting is hard. But you don't have to tell the Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood about it; they already know. 19.2% of this neighborhood's households are run by single mothers, which is a higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.5% of American neighborhoods. Further NeighborhoodScout research showed strong statistical correlations among high rates of children living in single parent households, and neighborhood crime, particularly violent crime, neighborhood poverty, and, importantly, the percentage of low weight births and rates of infant mortality.

In addition, neighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled in college than 95.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With 12.0% of the population here attending college, this is very much a college-focused neighborhood.

Also, martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd is ranked among the top 8.4% of neighborhoods for first-time home buyers to consider in the state of Alabama according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Homes here are priced below median housing values in the state, yet maintain moderate appreciation rates compared to other communities. Buying into the Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood is not only an accessible option but an investment opportunity for many first-time home buyers.


The Neighbors

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 Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood in Auburn are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 81.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 43.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 85.6% 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 sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood, 58.3% 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 19.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (13.5%), and 8.0% 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 Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood in Auburn, AL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (10.7%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (10.0%), and residents who report Irish roots (8.9%), and some of the residents are also of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (8.6%), along with some African ancestry residents (7.3%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 89.7% of households. Some people also speak French (3.1%).

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 Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd 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 (86.6%) 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 (11.1%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd 0.101011101001110
Auburn 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd 0.101011101001110
Auburn 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79
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Martin Luther King Dr / Richland Rd 0.101011101001110
Auburn 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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