Rosamond, CA (Willow Springs / Ansel)




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About Rosamond, CA (Willow Springs / Ansel)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Willow Springs / Ansel median real estate price is $130,290, which is less expensive than 95.3% of California neighborhoods and 95.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Willow Springs / Ansel is currently $1,270, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 77.5% of California neighborhoods.

Willow Springs / Ansel is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Rosamond, California.

Willow Springs / Ansel real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Willow Springs / Ansel has a 17.0% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 79.4% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

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 Rosamond, the Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having, on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America. 12.3% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour + round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.6% of all neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

The real estate in this neighborhood consists of more mobile homes than 96.8% of all neighborhoods in America, with 34.7% of the occupied housing here being classified as mobile homes. So if you are looking for a mobile home, or you like the look and feel of mobile home parks, this neighborhood might have the setting you desire.

In addition, uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 38 residents per square mile, Willow Springs / Ansel is less crowded than 91.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood has a greater proportion of government workers living in it than 96.4% of the neighborhoods in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. This is a unique feature of this neighborhood, and one that shapes its character.


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 Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood in Rosamond are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 48.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 13.2% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 57.1% of America'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 Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood, 29.3% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 27.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (21.4%), and 21.2% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood in Rosamond, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (25.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (11.8%), and residents who report German roots (10.1%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (7.5%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (6.0%), among others. In addition, 12.7% 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 Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood is English, spoken by 71.7% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

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 Willow Springs / Ansel neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.4% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans. However, there is also a significant group of residents (12.3%) who commute over an hour in each direction.

Here most residents (79.5%) 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 (18.4%) . 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. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Willow Springs / Ansel 0.101011101001110
Rosamond 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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Willow Springs / Ansel 0.101011101001110
Rosamond 0.101011101001110
California 26.18
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Willow Springs / Ansel 0.101011101001110
Rosamond 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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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
Rare Earth High (Continuation)
3082 Glendower St.
Rosamond, CA, 93560
07-12
Abraham Lincoln Alternative
3082 Glendower St.
Rosamond, CA, 93560
KG-12
Rosamond High
2925 Rosamond Blvd.
Rosamond, CA, 93560
09-12
Tropico Middle
3180 Mojave Tropico Rd.
Rosamond, CA, 93560
06-08
Westpark Elementary
3600 Imperial Ave.
Rosamond, CA, 93560
KG-05
Rosamond Elementary
1981 Rosamond Blvd.
Rosamond, CA, 93560
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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
Douglas
3200 Pat Ave.
Mojave, CA, 93501
KG-12
Mojave Jr./Sr. High
15732 O St.
Mojave, CA, 93501
07-12
Mojave Elementary
15800 "O" St.
Mojave, CA, 93501
KG-08
Robert P. Ulrich Elementary
9124 Catalpa Ave.
California City, CA, 93505
KG-03
Hacienda Elementary
19950 Hacienda Blvd.
California City, CA, 93505
04-06
California City High
8567 Raven Way
California City, CA, 93505
09-12
California City Middle
9736 Redwood Blvd.
California City, CA, 93505
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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