Somerton, AZ (Gadsden)




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About Somerton, AZ (Gadsden)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Gadsden median real estate price is $192,180, which is less expensive than 51.8% of Arizona neighborhoods and 51.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Gadsden is currently $745, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 90.4% of Arizona neighborhoods.

Gadsden is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Somerton, Arizona.

Gadsden 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Gadsden 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 9.1% in Gadsden. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 50.5% 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: Diversity

Did you know that the Gadsden neighborhood has more Native American and Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 21.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry and 62.4% have Mexican ancestry.

Gadsden is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 6.0% 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 99.7% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the Gadsden neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 11.3% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 99.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

The Gadsden neighborhood has a greater percentage of children living in poverty (62.0%) than found in 95.9% 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.


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 Gadsden neighborhood in Somerton are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 90.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 62.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 95.9% 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 Gadsden neighborhood, 32.2% 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 manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 22.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (17.3%), and 16.3% 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 Gadsden neighborhood in Somerton, AZ, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (62.4%). There are also a number of people of Native American ancestry (21.8%), and residents who report German roots (3.1%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (1.5%), along with some French ancestry residents (1.2%), among others. In addition, 24.7% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Gadsden neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 61.0% of households. Other important languages spoken here include English and Native American languages.

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 Gadsden neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (41.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (74.8%) 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 (18.1%) . 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

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Gadsden 0.101011101001110
Somerton 0.101011101001110
Arizona 4.10
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Gadsden 0.101011101001110
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Gadsden 0.101011101001110
Somerton 0.101011101001110
Arizona 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

YUMA UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

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Better than of AZ school districts.

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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
Yuma Online Distance Academy
3150 S. Avenue A
Yuma, AZ, 85364
N-N
Vista Alternative School
2350 Virginia Drive
Yuma, AZ, 85364
N-N
Kofa High School
3100 Ave A
Yuma, AZ, 85364
N-N
Yuma High School
400 6 Th Ave
Yuma, AZ, 85364
N-N
Cibola High School
4100 W 20 Th St
Yuma, AZ, 85364
N-N
Gila Ridge High School
7150 E. 24 Th Street
Yuma, AZ, 85364
N-N
San Luis High School
1250 North Eighth Avenue
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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CRANE ELEMENTARY DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

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Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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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

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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GADSDEN ELEMENTARY DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

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Better than of AZ 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 AZ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Southwest Jr. High School
963 N.8 Th Avenue
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
San Luis Pre School
22751 S Main St
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
San Luis Middle School
1135 N. Main St
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
Rio Colorado Elementary School
1055 N. Main Street
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
Arizona Desert Elementary School
1245 N. Main St.
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
Ed Pastor Elementary 4
985 Sixth Avenue
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
Cesar Chavez Elementary
1130 North 10 Th Avenue
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
Desert View Elementary
1508 N. 10 Th Avenue
San Luis, AZ, 85349
N-N
Gadsden Elementary School
18745 S. Gadsden Street
Gadsden, AZ, 85336
N-N

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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SOMERTON ELEMENTARY DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ 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 AZ Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Tierra Del Sol Elementary School
1002 South Somerton Ave
Somerton, AZ, 85350
N-N
Valle Del Encanto Learning Center
400 N. Cesar Chavez Ave.
Somerton, AZ, 85350
N-N
Ppep Youth Build
201 N. Bingham Ave. Ste. 6
Somerton, AZ, 85350
N-N
Orange Grove Elementary School
3525 W County 16 1/2 St
Somerton, AZ, 85350
N-N
Desert Sonora Elementary School
301 N. Carlisle Avenue
Somerton, AZ, 85350
N-N
Somerton Middle School
1011 North Somerton Ave.
Somerton, AZ, 85350
N-N

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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