Kelseyville, CA (Soda Bay)




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About Kelseyville, CA (Soda Bay)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Soda Bay median real estate price is $300,913, which is less expensive than 76.2% of California neighborhoods and 76.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Soda Bay is currently $1,430, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 68.3% of California neighborhoods.

Soda Bay is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Kelseyville, California.

Soda Bay real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Soda Bay neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Soda Bay. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 29.2%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 93.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (21.0%). This can occur in vacation areas, and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. If you live here year round, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.

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: Diversity

Did you know that the Soda Bay neighborhood has more Portuguese and Danish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 2.4% have Danish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

There is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (1.7%) living in the Soda Bay neighborhood.

In addition, if you are planning to retire in California, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Soda Bay may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in California, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 95.1% of neighborhoods in CA. If a California retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Soda Bay neighborhood, many people's commute means walking from the bedroom to the home office. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that 11.6% of residents worked from home. This may not seem like a large number, but Scout's research shows that this is a higher percentage of people working from home than 95.8% of the neighborhoods in America. Often people who work from home are engaged in the creative or technological economy, such as is found in areas around Boston, and in Silicon Valley. Other times, people may be engaged in other businesses like trading stocks from home, or running a small beauty salon.


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 Soda Bay neighborhood in Kelseyville are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 47.3% of the neighborhoods in America. With 17.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.1% 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 Soda Bay neighborhood, 28.2% 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 executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (25.5%), and 18.9% 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 Soda Bay neighborhood in Kelseyville, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (20.6%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (15.9%), and residents who report Irish roots (11.2%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (10.0%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (6.6%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Soda Bay neighborhood is English, spoken by 90.9% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (7.5%).

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 Soda Bay neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (47.8% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (85.4%) 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 (9.0%) . 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 Demographics 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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Soda Bay 0.101011101001110
Kelseyville 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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Soda Bay 0.101011101001110
Kelseyville 0.101011101001110
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Kelseyville 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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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
Highlands Academy
15850 A Dam Rd. Ext.
Clearlake, CA, 95422
02-08
Carle (William C.) High (Continuation)
9345 Winchester St.
Lower Lake, CA, 95457
09-12
East Lake
13050 High Valley Rd.
Clearlake Oaks, CA, 95423
KG-08
Lower Lake High
9430 A Lake St.
Lower Lake, CA, 95457
09-12
Lower Lake Elementary
9240 Lake St.
Lower Lake, CA, 95457
KG-08
Blue Heron
15850 Dam Rd.
Clearlake, CA, 95422
09-11
Konocti Preschool
9430 B Lake St.
Lower Lake, CA, 95457
M-M
Pomo
3350 Acacia St.
Clearlake, CA, 95422
KG-08
Richard H. Lewis Alternative
15850 Dam Rd Ex
Clearlake, CA, 95422
KG-12
Burns Valley
3620 Pine St.
Clearlake, CA, 95422
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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KELSEYVILLE UNIFIED


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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
Intermountain Stem Academy Charter
13412 Bottle Rock Rd.
Cobb, CA, 95426
05-08
Kelseyville High
5480 Main St.
Kelseyville, CA, 95451
09-12
Ed Donaldson Education Center
4500 Konocti Rd.
Kelseyville, CA, 95451
09-12
Kelseyville Community Day
3980 Gard St.
Kelseyville, CA, 95451
07-12
Kelseyville Elementary
5065 Konocti Rd.
Kelseyville, CA, 95451
KG-05
Mountain Vista Middle
5081 Konocti Rd.
Kelseyville, CA, 95451
06-08
Riviera Elementary
10505 Fairway Dr.
Kelseyville, CA, 95451
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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