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 Bakersfield,
the Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
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 Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 71.4% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 98.9% of the neighborhoods
In addition, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd
is among the best neighborhoods for families in California. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 95.6% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of California. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd neighborhood has more
Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry.
Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Tagalog, which is the first language of the Philippine region, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 97.7% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, some neighborhoods are made up of apartments. Some consist of row houses, and most - by far - consist of a mixture of housing types. But the Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd neighborhood stands out due to the total dominance of detached, single-family homes here. There are nearly no other types of residential real estate in the neighborhood. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher proportion of single-family homes in its real estate stock than 97.3% of all American neighborhoods.
Furthermore, homes built from 2000 through today make up a higher proportion of the Mustang Rd / 7th Standard Rd neighborhood's real estate landscape than 96.2% of the neighborhoods in America. When you are driving around this neighborhood, you'll notice right away that it is one of the newest built of any, with the smell of fresh paint, and the look of young landscaping nearly everywhere you look. In fact, 51.8% of the residential real estate here is classified as newer.