Mobile, AL (Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St)




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About Mobile, AL (Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St median real estate price is $55,214, which is less expensive than 87.8% of Alabama neighborhoods and 87.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St is currently $839, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 57.4% of Alabama neighborhoods.

Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Mobile, Alabama.

Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St 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 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 21.5%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 87.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. 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

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 Mobile, the Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St 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 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood has more African and Sub-Saharan African ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 24.9% of this neighborhood's residents have African ancestry and 24.9% have Sub-Saharan African ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

There are more people living in the Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood employed as sales and service workers (33.8%) than almost any neighborhood in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts, sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people living here who work in such occupations.

Notable & Unique: People

The Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood stands out for having an average per capita income lower than 99.1% of the neighborhoods in the United States. The Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood also has a greater percentage of children living in poverty (70.4%) than found in 98.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.

In addition, whether by choice, divorce, or unplanned pregnancy, single moms may have the toughest job in the book. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that the Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood has more single mother households than 96.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Often high concentrations of single mother homes can be a strong indicator of family and social issues such as poverty, high rates of school dropouts, crime, and other societal problems.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no further than this unique neighborhood. With 4.2% of residents in the Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than 96.5% of all neighborhoods in the U.S., according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.


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 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood in Mobile are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 99.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 70.4% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 98.1% 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 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood, 66.2% 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 17.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (12.0%), and 6.3% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

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 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood in Mobile, AL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Sub-Saharan African (24.9%). There are also a number of people of African ancestry (24.9%).

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.4% of households.

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 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (70.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also ride the bus to get to work (11.7%) and 7.8% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. 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. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St 0.101011101001110
Mobile 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72

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Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St 0.101011101001110
Mobile 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79

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Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave / N Broad St 0.101011101001110
Mobile 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of AL school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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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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