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 Glendale,
the S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St 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 S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St neighborhood has more
Armenian ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 43.4% of
this neighborhood's residents have Armenian ancestry.
S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 10.8% 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 99.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much
and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods,
but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings
and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the
transience of its populace.
What is interesting to note, is that the S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(66.3%) than are found in 99.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
One of the really interesting characteristics about the
S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St 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 0.5% of college-friendly places to live in
the state of California.
In addition, neighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St
neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled
in college than 95.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With
11.7% of the population here attending college, this is very
much a college-focused neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 96.5% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 25,885 people per square mile living here.
In addition, the S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St neighborhood is very unique in that it has one of the highest proportions of one, two, or no bedroom real estate of any neighborhood in America. Most neighborhoods have a mixture of home or apartment sizes from small to large, but here the concentration of studios and other small living spaces is at near-record heights. With 83.7% of the real estate here of this small size, this most assuredly is a notable feature that makes this neighborhood unique, along with just a handful of other neighborhoods in the U.S. that share this characteristic.
Furthermore, renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the S Chevy Chase Dr / E Colorado St neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 82.8%, which is higher than 95.0% of the neighborhoods in America. If you were to buy and live in the property you bought here, you would be almost alone in doing so.