Tuscumbia, AL (Belview Heights / Colonial Heights)




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About Tuscumbia, AL (Belview Heights / Colonial Heights)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Belview Heights / Colonial Heights median real estate price is $117,308, which is more expensive than 55.9% of the neighborhoods in Alabama and 26.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Belview Heights / Colonial Heights is currently $562, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 86.0% of Alabama neighborhoods.

Belview Heights / Colonial Heights is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Tuscumbia, Alabama.

Belview Heights / Colonial Heights 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 Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.2% in Belview Heights / Colonial Heights. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 44.6% 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: Modes of Transportation

While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood stands out by having 95.6% of commuters doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.6% of all American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent walkability, the Belview Heights / Colonial Heights 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 85.7% of the neighborhoods in AL. This often also means that the area has certain amenities and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to graduate students.


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 Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood in Tuscumbia are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 83.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 31.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 73.6% of U.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 Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood, 34.1% 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 manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 27.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (21.8%), and 16.1% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood in Tuscumbia, AL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (8.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (5.9%), and residents who report German roots (5.4%), and some of the residents are also of Scots-Irish ancestry (2.7%), along with some Puerto Rican ancestry residents (2.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.9%).

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 Belview Heights / Colonial Heights neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (51.9% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (95.6%) 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 Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Belview Heights / Colonial Heights 0.101011101001110
Tuscumbia 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72
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Alabama 29.79
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Tuscumbia 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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MUSCLE SHOALS CITY


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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

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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COLBERT COUNTY


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District Quality Compared to Alabama

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Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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
Cherokee Middle Sch
4595 Old Lee Highway
Cherokee, AL, 35616
05-08
Cherokee Elem Sch
1305 North Pike
Cherokee, AL, 35616
PK-06
Cherokee High Sch
850 High School Dr
Cherokee, AL, 35616
07-12
Colbert Heights High Sch
6825 Woodmont Dr
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
07-12
Hatton Elem Sch
2130 Hatton School Rd
Leighton, AL, 35646
KG-06
Leighton Elem Sch
8100 Old Highway 20
Leighton, AL, 35646
KG-06
Colbert Heights Elem Sch
1551 Sunset Dr
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-06
New Bethel Elem Sch
900 New Bethel School Rd
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-06
Colbert Co High Sch
2200 High School St
Leighton, AL, 35646
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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TUSCUMBIA 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
T V Y S D F
2216 Missouri St
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
05-12
G W Trenholm Primary Sch
601 Joe Wheeler Hwy
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-02
Deshler Career Technical Center
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
09-12
Deshler Alt Sch
200 North Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
04-12
Deshler High Sch
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
09-12
Deshler Middle Sch
598 N High St
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
06-08
R E Thompson Intermediate Sch
829 Frankfort Rd
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
03-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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