Merced, CA (W North Bear Creek Dr / G St)




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About Merced, CA (W North Bear Creek Dr / G St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W North Bear Creek Dr / G St median real estate price is $280,668, which is less expensive than 78.9% of California neighborhoods and 78.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in W North Bear Creek Dr / G St is currently $1,073, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 89.9% of California neighborhoods.

W North Bear Creek Dr / G St is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Merced, California.

W North Bear Creek Dr / G St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in W North Bear Creek Dr / G St are 6.6%, which is lower than one will find in 65.9% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in W North Bear Creek Dr / G St 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

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Merced, the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood has more Portuguese ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry.

W North Bear Creek Dr / G St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Portuguese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters, or fishers. But the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood truly stands out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers than 96.8% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 85.2%, which is higher than 95.7% 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.

In addition, the W North Bear Creek Dr / G 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 81.4% 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.


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 North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood in Merced are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 88.4% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 42.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 85.0% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood, 30.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 25.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (22.3%), and 16.3% in manufacturing and laborer 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 North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood in Merced, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (35.2%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (7.1%), and residents who report Irish roots (6.6%), and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (5.6%), along with some English ancestry residents (4.9%), among others. In addition, 12.5% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood is English, spoken by 70.7% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region).

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 W North Bear Creek Dr / G St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (51.5% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (84.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (7.3%) . 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. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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W North Bear Creek Dr / G St 0.101011101001110
Merced 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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W North Bear Creek Dr / G St 0.101011101001110
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California 26.18
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W North Bear Creek Dr / G St 0.101011101001110
Merced 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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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

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Better than of CA school districts.

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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
El Capitan High
100 W. Farmland
Merced, CA, 95348
09-12
Golden Valley High
2121 E. Childs Ave.
Merced, CA, 95344
09-12
Atwater High
2201 Fruitland Ave.
Atwater, CA, 95301
09-12
Livingston High
1617 Main St.
Livingston, CA, 95334
09-12
Merced High
205 W. Olive Ave.
Merced, CA, 95348
09-12
Yosemite High (Continuation)
1900 G St.
Merced, CA, 95340
09-12
Independence High (Alternative)
1900 G St.
Merced, CA, 95340
09-12
Buhach Colony High
1800 Buhach Rd.
Atwater, CA, 95301
09-12
Sequoia High
1900 G St.
Merced, CA, 95340
09-12

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