Grass Valley, CA (Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd)




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About Grass Valley, CA (Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd median real estate price is $210,214, which is less expensive than 87.0% of California neighborhoods and 87.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd is currently $1,445, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 67.5% of California neighborhoods.

Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Grass Valley, California.

Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd has a 13.8% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 70.4% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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: Real Estate

The real estate in this neighborhood consists of more mobile homes than 98.6% of all neighborhoods in America, with 44.3% of the occupied housing here being classified as mobile homes. So if you are looking for a mobile home, or you like the look and feel of mobile home parks, this neighborhood might have the setting you desire.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood has more English and Swiss ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 22.3% of this neighborhood's residents have English ancestry and 1.8% have Swiss ancestry.

Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.8% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak German at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

A unique way of commuting is simply not to. And in the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood, analysis shows that 13.7% of the residents work from home, avoiding a commute altogether. This may not seem like a large number, but it is a higher proportion of people working from home than is found in 97.7% of the neighborhoods in the United States. One thing NeighborhoodScout's research reveals is that the wealthier and/or more isolated the neighborhood, the greater the proportion of residents who choose to work from home.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're planning where to retire, the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood in Grass Valley is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in CA, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 89.0% of the neighborhoods in California. If you are considering retiring to California, this is a good neighborhood to look at.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood in Grass Valley are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 66.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 22.5% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 61.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood, 34.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 24.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (20.7%), and 19.1% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood in Grass Valley, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (27.8%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (22.3%), and residents who report Irish roots (10.5%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (6.0%), along with some French ancestry residents (4.0%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.2% of households.

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 Route 49 / La Barr Meadows Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (60.4% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (88.5%) 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 (10.5%) . 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

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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California 4.26
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sierra Academy Of Expeditionary Learning
11130 Magnolia Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
09-12
Nu Tech High
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
North Point Academy
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Silver Springs High (Continuation)
130 Park Ave.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
William & Marian Ghidotti High
250 Sierra College Dr.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Nevada Union High
11761 Ridge Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
09-12
Bear River High
11130 Magnolia Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
09-12

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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GRASS VALLEY ELEMENTARY


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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Grass Valley Preschool
10840 Gilmore Way
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
M-M
Lyman Gilmore Middle
10837 Rough And Ready Hwy.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
05-08
Grass Valley Charter
225 S. Auburn St.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-08
Margaret G. Scotten Elementary
10821 Squirrel Creek Rd.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-04
Bell Hill Academy
342 S. Sch St.
Grass Valley, CA, 95945
KG-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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PLEASANT RIDGE UNION ELEMENTARY


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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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
Pleasant Ridge Special Education Preschool
22580 Kingston Ln.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
M-M
Alta Sierra Elementary
16607 Annie Dr.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
KG-05
Magnolia Intermediate
22431 Kingston Ln.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
06-08
Cottage Hill Elementary
22600 Kingston Ln.
Grass Valley, CA, 95949
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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