The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from
its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This
neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as
revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything
from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Dool Ave / E 2nd St neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 98.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
Dool Ave / E 2nd St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 96.3% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.9% of all 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
Dool Ave / E 2nd St neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due
to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 23.0%
of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration
of such workers than 99.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Length of Commute
Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute
is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Dool Ave / E 2nd St
neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's
Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less
of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the
Dool Ave / E 2nd St neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having,
on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America.
11.7% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way
to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour +
round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.4%
of all neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world,
with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer
to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long
time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods
for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents.
What is interesting to note, is that the Dool Ave / E 2nd St
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(46.8%) than are found in 96.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 94.7%
of the adult residents in the Dool Ave / E 2nd St neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 95.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, 84.4% of the real estate in the Dool Ave / E 2nd St neighborhood is occupied by renters, which is nearly the highest rate of renter occupancy of any neighborhood in America.