Phoenix, AZ (Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two)




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About Phoenix, AZ (Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two median real estate price is $201,560, which is more expensive than 51.2% of the neighborhoods in Arizona and 52.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two is currently $1,035, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 65.2% of Arizona neighborhoods.

Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Phoenix, Arizona.

Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two 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 8.4% in Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 54.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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: Real Estate

Most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 91.0% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two neighborhood has more Arab and Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Arab ancestry and 3.2% have Native American ancestry.

Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two neighborhood in Phoenix are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 85.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 29.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 71.6% 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 Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two neighborhood, 36.1% 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 24.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (20.3%), and 19.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two neighborhood in Phoenix, AZ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (23.0%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (17.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (14.0%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.8%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (5.2%), among others. In addition, 18.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two neighborhood is English, spoken by 73.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (17.7%).

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 Colony South / Thunderbird Valley Number Two neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (35.1% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (79.2%) 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 (16.2%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Phoenix 0.101011101001110
Arizona 4.10
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Phoenix 0.101011101001110
Arizona 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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District Quality Compared to Arizona

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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 AZ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Independence High School
6602 N. 75 Th Avenue
Glendale, AZ, 85303
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Metrocenter Academy
9617 Metro Parkway West Suite
Phoenix, AZ, 85051
N-N
Cortez High School
8828 N. 31 St Avenue
Phoenix, AZ, 85051
N-N
Apollo High School
8045 N. 47 Th Avenue
Glendale, AZ, 85302
N-N
Glendale High School
6216 W. Glendale Avenue
Glendale, AZ, 85301
N-N
Greenway High School
3930 W. Greenway Road
Phoenix, AZ, 85053
N-N
Moon Valley High School
3625 W Cactus Rd
Phoenix, AZ, 85029
N-N
Thunderbird High School
1750 W. Thunderbird
Phoenix, AZ, 85023
N-N
Washington High School
2217 W. Glendale Ave.
Phoenix, AZ, 85021
N-N
Sunnyslope High School
35 W. Dunlap Ave.
Phoenix, AZ, 85021
N-N

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