Muscle Shoals, AL (City Center)




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About Muscle Shoals, AL (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Muscle Shoals is $110,954, which is more expensive than 51.1% of the neighborhoods in Alabama and 23.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Muscle Shoals City Center is currently $950, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 66.0% of the neighborhoods in Alabama.

Muscle Shoals City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.

Real estate in the City Center of Muscle Shoals, AL 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 owner occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Muscle Shoals City Center are 6.2%, which is lower than one will find in 68.6% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Muscle Shoals City Center 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

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the Muscle Shoals City Center neighborhood stands out by having 94.4% of commuters doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.1% of all American neighborhoods.


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 City Center neighborhood in Muscle Shoals are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 42.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 8.0% 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 69.5% 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 sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Muscle Shoals City Center neighborhood, 30.1% 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 29.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (20.6%), and 20.2% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the City Center neighborhood in Muscle Shoals, AL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (12.8%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (6.6%), and residents who report German roots (6.5%), and some of the residents are also of Scots-Irish ancestry (2.3%), along with some Swedish ancestry residents (2.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Muscle Shoals City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.6% 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 Muscle Shoals City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (46.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (94.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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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City Center 0.101011101001110
Muscle Shoals 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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City Center 0.101011101001110
Muscle Shoals 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Muscle Shoals 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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MUSCLE SHOALS CITY


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District Quality Compared to Alabama

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Better than of AL 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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Webster Elem Sch
200 Webster Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
01-02
Muscle Shoals Ctr For Tech
3200 S Wilson Dam Rd
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
09-12
Muscle Shoals Middle Sch
100 Trojan Dr
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
06-08
Mcbride Elem Sch
1400 Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
03-05
Howell Graves Presch
3201 Alabama Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
PK-KG
Highland Pk Elem Sch
714 Elmhurst St
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
01-02
Muscle Shoals High Sch
1900 E. Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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SHEFFIELD CITY


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District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sheffield Jr High Sch
1803 30 Th St
Sheffield, AL, 35660
07-08
Sheffield High Sch
2800 19 Th Ave
Sheffield, AL, 35660
09-12
Wa Threadgill Primary Sch
900 Annapolis Avenue
Sheffield, AL, 35660
PK-02
L E Willson Elem Sch
2200 31 St St
Sheffield, AL, 35660
03-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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