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: People
Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the
N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children
living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation
where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the
N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.
In addition, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave
is among the best neighborhoods for families in California. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 95.7% 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
N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood has more
Portuguese and Danish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 3.0% have Danish ancestry.
N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.6% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans
due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we
live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result,
most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's
exclusive analysis shows that the N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood has
a highly unusual pattern of car ownership.
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 23.5% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 98.4% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
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 Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood in particular stands out
when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who
are employed by the government. At 14.3% of its workforce, this
neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than
96.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, real estate in the N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood is almost exclusively owner-occupied. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher rate of owner-occupied housing than is found in 99.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. If you are seeking to rent, this neighborhood may not have many options, but high rates of ownership often indicate stability in a neighborhood.
Furthermore, homes built from 2000 through today make up a higher proportion of the N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood's real estate landscape than 98.4% 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, 71.2% of the residential real estate here is classified as newer.
Also of note, one way that the N Leonard Ave / E Gettysburg Ave neighborhood really stands out, is that it has more large 4, 5, or additional bedroom homes and real estate than 97.9% of the neighborhoods in America. When you walk or drive around this neighborhood, you'll instantly notice the size of the homes here which definitely makes a strong visual statement.