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: Migration / Stability
Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world,
with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer
to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long
time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods
for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents.
What is interesting to note, is that the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(70.7%) than are found in 99.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St neighborhood has more
Asian and African ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 53.8% of
this neighborhood's residents have Asian ancestry and 3.8% have African ancestry.
S Vermont Ave / W 6th St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 40.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Korean at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
The S Vermont Ave / W 6th St neighborhood is very densely populated compared to most U.S. neighborhoods. In fact, with 34,950 persons per square mile in the neighborhood, it is more packed with people than 97.6% of the nation's neighborhoods.
In addition, the S Vermont Ave / W 6th 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 96.0% 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, the real estate in the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St neighborhood really stands out in the way it looks for a unique reason: this neighborhood has a higher proportion of apartment complexes or high-rise apartments than nearly every neighborhood in the country. Most neighborhoods are a mixture of real estate and housing types, but here it is almost entirely dominated by big apartment buildings and complexes. In fact, 95.9% of the real estate here is classified as apartment complexes or high-rise apartments, which is more than is found in 99.4% of American neighborhoods.
Also of note, renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 88.7%, which is higher than 96.7% 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.
Notable & Unique: People
One of the most interesting things about the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St
neighborhood is that it has a greater concentration of residents who live
alone than most all neighborhoods in America. With 50.7% of the
households here made up of people living alone, NeighborhoodScout's research
reveals that this is a larger proportion of people living alone than in
97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.
In addition, the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St neighborhood has a greater percentage
of children living in poverty (60.1%) than found in
95.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty
is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this
neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.
Also, neighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St
neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled
in college than 95.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With
11.9% of the population here attending college, this is very
much a college-focused neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees
are often the backbone of the local economy. In the S Vermont Ave / W 6th St
neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis
identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and
service workers than 96.0% of all American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the
S Vermont Ave / W 6th St (20.9%) than in 95.7% of the
neighborhoods in America.