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 Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd 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 Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due
to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 20.3%
of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration
of such workers than 99.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the
E Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd (25.2%) than in 98.3% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the E Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd neighborhood has more
Mexican and Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 73.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry and 2.5% have Native American ancestry.
E Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 10.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Tagalog, which is the first language of the Philippine region, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 99.5% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
The freedom of moving to new places versus the comfort of home. How much
and how often people move not only can create diverse and worldly neighborhoods,
but simultaneously it can produce a loss of intimacy with one's surroundings
and a lack of connectedness to one's neighbors. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive
research has identified this neighborhood as unique with regard to the
transience of its populace.
What is interesting to note, is that the E Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(42.4%) than are found in 95.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the E Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 95.0% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 20,026 people per square mile living here.
Notable & Unique: People
The E Pleasant Valley Rd / Cypress Rd neighborhood stands out within California
for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis
reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students,
is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this
makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider.
Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may
be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared
towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone,
ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and
school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an
above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the
neighborhood is rated among the top 7%
of college-friendly places to live in CA.