Pine Bluff, AR (Watson Chapel / Sorrells)




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About Pine Bluff, AR (Watson Chapel / Sorrells)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Watson Chapel / Sorrells median real estate price is $109,432, which is less expensive than 48.3% of Arkansas neighborhoods and 48.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Watson Chapel / Sorrells is currently $1,051, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 87.0% of the neighborhoods in Arkansas.

Watson Chapel / Sorrells is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

Watson Chapel / Sorrells 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 Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 8.9% in Watson Chapel / Sorrells. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 51.7% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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 Pine Bluff, the Watson Chapel / Sorrells 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 Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood has more English ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 21.9% of this neighborhood's residents have English ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy. From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is that the Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 13.0% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 95.5% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're planning where to retire, the Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood in Pine Bluff is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in AR, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 89.7% of the neighborhoods in Arkansas. If you are considering retiring to Arkansas, this is a good neighborhood to look at.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood in Pine Bluff are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 57.5% of the neighborhoods in America. With 17.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 52.5% 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 Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood, 36.2% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 22.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (21.2%), and 19.2% 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 Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood in Pine Bluff, AR, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (21.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (11.6%), and residents who report German roots (9.7%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (3.0%), along with some French ancestry residents (2.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood is English, spoken by 99.6% 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 Watson Chapel / Sorrells neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (64.2% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (89.3%) 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 (10.7%) . 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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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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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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Watson Chapel / Sorrells 0.101011101001110
Pine Bluff 0.101011101001110
Arkansas 5.21
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Watson Chapel / Sorrells 0.101011101001110
Pine Bluff 0.101011101001110
Arkansas 32.51
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Watson Chapel / Sorrells 0.101011101001110
Pine Bluff 0.101011101001110
Arkansas 20

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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WATSON CHAPEL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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 AR Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Edgewood Elementary School
4100 W 32 Nd St
Pine Bluff, AR, 71603
KG-01
L. L. Owen Elementary School
3605 Oakwood Rd
Pine Bluff, AR, 71603
02-03
Watson Chapel High School
4000 Camden Rd
Pine Bluff, AR, 71603
10-12
Watson Chapel Jr. High School
3900 Camden Rd
Pine Bluff, AR, 71603
07-09
Coleman Elementary School
4600 W 13 Th St
Pine Bluff, AR, 71603
04-06

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