Inglewood, CA (W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave)




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About Inglewood, CA (W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave median real estate price is $446,681, which is more expensive than 42.5% of the neighborhoods in California and 84.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave is currently $1,468, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 70.7% of California neighborhoods.

W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Inglewood, California.

W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Real estate vacancies in W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave are 5.1%, which is lower than one will find in 74.7% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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 get around.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

There are more people living in the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood employed as sales and service workers (44.8%) than almost any neighborhood in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts, sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people living here who work in such occupations.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 83.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 93.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

The W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood is unique for having just 2.2% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree. This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.6% of America's neighborhoods.

In addition, one of the really interesting characteristics about the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave 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 2.3% of college-friendly places to live in the state of California.

Also, there is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (2.7%) living in the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting things about the rootedness of people in the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood. What is interesting to note, is that the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country (44.3%) than are found in 96.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


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 W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood in Inglewood are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 85.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 44.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 87.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood, 55.2% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 23.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (10.3%), and 10.2% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood in Inglewood, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (83.9%). In addition, 44.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 93.0% of households. Some people also speak English (6.5%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.4% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (75.0%) 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 (9.4%) and 7.1% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. 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

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave 0.101011101001110
Inglewood 0.101011101001110
California 4.26

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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W Century Blvd / S Prairie Ave 0.101011101001110
Inglewood 0.101011101001110
California 26.18

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Inglewood 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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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
New Opportunities Charter School
110 S. La Brea Ave.
Inglewood, CA, 90301
09-12
Family First Charter School
4953 Marine Ave.
Lawndale, CA, 90260
09-12
South Bay Academy Community Day School
4409 Redondo Beach Blvd.
Lawndale, CA, 90260
09-12
Centinela Valley Independent Study School
4409 Redondo Beach Blvd.
Lawndale, CA, 90260
09-12
Lawndale High School
14901 S. Inglewood Ave.
Lawndale, CA, 90260
09-12
R. K. Lloyde High School
14901 Inglewood Ave.
Lawndale, CA, 90260
09-12
Leuzinger High School
4118 W. Rosecrans Ave.
Lawndale, CA, 90260
09-12
Hawthorne High School
4859 W. El Segundo Blvd.
Hawthorne, CA, 90250
09-12

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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
Century Academy For Excellence School
2400 W. 85th St.
Inglewood, CA, 90305
06-08
Lennox Mathematics Science And Technology Academy School
11036 Hawthorne Blvd.
Lennox, CA, 90304
09-12
Dolores Huerta Elementary School
4125 W. 105th St.
Lennox, CA, 90304
KG-05
Century Community Charter School
901 S. Maple St.
Inglewood, CA, 90301
06-08
Lennox Middle School
11033 Buford Ave.
Lennox, CA, 90304
06-08
Animo Leadership High School
11044 S. Freeman Ave.
Inglewood, CA, 90301
09-12
Moffett Elementary School
11050 Larch Ave.
Lennox, CA, 90304
KG-05
Jefferson Elementary School
10322 Condon Ave.
Lennox, CA, 90304
KG-05
Felton Elementary School
10417 Felton Ave.
Lennox, CA, 90304
KG-05
Buford Elementary School
4919 W. 109th St.
Lennox, CA, 90304
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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