McFarland, CA (City Center)




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About McFarland, CA (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of McFarland is $187,944, which is less expensive than 90.6% of California neighborhoods and 90.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in McFarland City Center is currently $1,052, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 91.3% of California neighborhoods.

McFarland City Center is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in McFarland, California.

Real estate in the City Center of McFarland, CA is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more 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 City Center neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In McFarland City Center, the current vacancy rate is 0.9%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 95.6% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in McFarland City Center is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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

It used to be that most Americans lived on the farm, or otherwise made their living from the land, the forests, or the sea. With global trade and an economy increasingly based on providing services to one another, fewer people farm, fish or harvest timber now than at any time in American history. But according to NeighborhoodScout's leading analysis, the McFarland City Center neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 38.5% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 99.9% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the McFarland City Center neighborhood has more Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 89.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.

McFarland City Center is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 81.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 98.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

Of particular note, 13.6% of the people in the City Center neighborhood currently reside in a correction facility, held due to punishment for a crime.

In addition, the McFarland City Center neighborhood is unique for having just 5.3% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree. This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found in 95.7% of America's neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the McFarland City Center neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 24.9% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 98.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.9% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the McFarland City Center neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.


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 City Center neighborhood in McFarland are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 81.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 43.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 85.7% 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 McFarland City Center neighborhood, 38.5% of the working population is employed in farming, forestry, or commercial fishing. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 25.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (13.8%), and 12.5% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

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 City Center neighborhood in McFarland, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (89.3%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (1.2%). In addition, 36.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the McFarland City Center neighborhood is Spanish, spoken by 81.2% of households. Some people also speak English (17.2%).

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 McFarland City Center neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (37.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (71.7%) 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 (24.9%) . 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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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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City Center 0.101011101001110
McFarland 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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City Center 0.101011101001110
McFarland 0.101011101001110
California 26.18
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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City Center 0.101011101001110
McFarland 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of US school districts.

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
Mcfarland Independent
599 Fifth St.
Mcfarland, CA, 93250
09-12
San Joaquin High (Continuation)
599 Fifth St.
Mcfarland, CA, 93250
09-12
Kern Avenue Elementary
356 W. Kern Ave.
Mcfarland, CA, 93250
KG-05
Mcfarland High
259 W. Sherwood Ave.
Mcfarland, CA, 93250
09-12
Mcfarland Middle
405 Mast Ave.
Mcfarland, CA, 93250
06-08
Browning Road Elementary
410 E. Perkins
Mcfarland, CA, 93250
KG-05

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