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 Yuma,
the N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E 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 N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood has more
Canadian and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Canadian ancestry and 6.5% have Scottish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research reveals that 96.6% of commuters who live in the
N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood get to work each day by driving
alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than
99.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.
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
N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due
to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 12.8%
of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration
of such workers than 99.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Furthermore, 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 N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood in particular stands out
when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who
are employed by the government. At 15.2% of its workforce, this
neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than
97.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
Priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a
truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research,
the folks of the N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 71.7% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 99.0% of the neighborhoods
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood stands out for having the majority of its residential real estate made up of mobile homes. In fact, 68.8% of the occupied real estate here are mobile homes, which is a greater proportion than is found in 99.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. If you like mobile homes, this might be a great neighborhood in which to look for real estate.
Furthermore, vacant homes and apartments are a significant characteristic of this neighborhood. In fact, with 36.9% of the residential real estate vacant, the N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood claims the distinction of having a higher vacancy rate than 96.6% of the neighborhoods in America. This can either be because much of the property is seasonally occupied, like in many vacation areas, or that much of the real estate is more permanently abandoned.
Also of note, if you like the look and ambience of new homes and newly built neighborhoods, you will love the N Frontage Rd / S Ave 9 E neighborhood. A whopping 47.5% of the homes and other residential real estate here were built after 1999, which is a higher proportion of new homes then you will find in 95.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. Everything here just feels new.