Foster City, CA (Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln)




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About Foster City, CA (Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln median real estate price is $1,350,576, which is more expensive than 94.4% of the neighborhoods in California and 99.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln is currently $3,470, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 97.3% of the neighborhoods in California.

Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Foster City, California. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

In Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln, the current vacancy rate is 0.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 100.0% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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 Foster City, the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking. The Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront that are attractive to residents and visitors alike. In addition to being coastal, Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

In addition, with a real estate vacancy rate of only 0.0%, the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood has a lower vacancy rate than 100.0% of U.S. neighborhoods, a very elite group. Such a low vacancy rate may indicate very strong real estate demand in the neighborhood combined with some impediments to increasing supply, such as zoning or existing density of development, among other potential reasons.

Furthermore, most neighborhoods are composed of a mixture of ages of homes, but the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln stands out as rather unique in having nearly all of its residential real estate built in one time period, namely between 1970 and 1999, generally considered to be established, but not old housing. What you'll sense when you look around or drive the streets of this neighborhood is that many of the residences look the same because of this similarity of age. In fact, 93.7% of the residential real estate here was built in this one time period.

Notable & Unique: People

One of the really interesting characteristics about the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 0.3% of college-friendly places to live in the state of California. In addition to being an excellent choice for college students, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.

In addition, wealth makes most things in life easier, and a few things harder. If you are wealthy and enjoy keeping up with the Jones', this neighborhood will interest you. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout's research, the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood is wealthier than 97.5% of the neighborhoods in the United States. Residents here are truly in a unique situation even when compared to other Americans, based on the sheer amount of wealth concentrated here. Even in times of economic downturn, residents of this neighborhood, as a group, suffered less and recovered more quickly. This is indeed a stand-out characteristic of this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood has more Asian and Iranian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 46.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Asian ancestry and 1.2% have Iranian ancestry.

Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 7.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Japanese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood in Foster City are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 97.5% of the neighborhoods in America. With 19.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood, 59.6% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 16.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (12.3%), and 11.7% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood in Foster City, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Asian (46.3%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (8.7%), and residents who report Italian roots (6.7%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (5.6%), along with some English ancestry residents (4.4%), among others. In addition, 38.9% 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 Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood is English, spoken by 57.6% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, Japanese, South Asian languages and Urdu (the national language of Pakistan).

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 Thatcher Ln / Billingsgate Ln neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.0% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (83.1%) 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 (11.1%) . 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. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Foster City 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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Foster City 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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SAN MATEO-FOSTER CITY


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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
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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SEQUOIA UNION HIGH


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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

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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SAN MATEO UNION HIGH


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

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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 CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Design Tech High
400 Murchison Dr.
Millbrae, CA, 94030
09-12
Aragon High
900 Alameda De Las Pulgas
San Mateo, CA, 94402
09-12
Burlingame High
1 Mangini Way
Burlingame, CA, 94010
09-12
Capuchino High
1501 Magnolia Dr.
San Bruno, CA, 94066
09-12
Hillsdale High
3115 Del Monte St.
San Mateo, CA, 94403
09-12
Mills High
400 Murchison Dr.
Millbrae, CA, 94030
09-12
San Mateo High
506 N. Delaware St.
San Mateo, CA, 94401
09-12
Peninsula High
300 Piedmont Ave.
San Bruno, CA, 94019
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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BELMONT-REDWOOD SHORES ELEMENTARY


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA 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 CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Central Elementary
525 Middle Rd.
Belmont, CA, 94002
KG-05
Ralston Intermediate
2675 Ralston Ave.
Belmont, CA, 94002
06-08
Sandpiper Elementary
801 Redwood Shores Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA, 94065
KG-05
Redwood Shores Elementary
225 Shearwater Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA, 94065
KG-05
Nesbit Elementary
500 Biddulph Way
Belmont, CA, 94002
KG-05
Fox Elementary
3100 Saint James Rd.
Belmont, CA, 94002
KG-05
Cipriani Elementary
2525 Buena Vista
Belmont, CA, 94002
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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