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 Oxnard,
the E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
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
E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due
to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 37.1%
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 E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 94.5% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 93.7% 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: Modes of Transportation
In the E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular
way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that
36.5% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in
99.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Car Ownership
American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or
three. But households in the E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood buck
Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's
Analysis reveals that 28.7% of the households here have four, five,
or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 98.6% of
the neighborhoods in the nation.
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 E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy
What is interesting to note, is that the E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(50.0%) than are found in 97.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 95.6% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 22,304 people per square mile living here.
Notable & Unique: People
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 94.5%
of the adult residents in the E 1st St / Pacific Coast Hwy neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America.