Santa Maria, CA (Sisquoc / Garey)




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About Santa Maria, CA (Sisquoc / Garey)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Sisquoc / Garey median real estate price is $846,671, which is more expensive than 81.1% of the neighborhoods in California and 96.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Sisquoc / Garey is currently $1,405, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 68.1% of California neighborhoods.

Sisquoc / Garey is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Santa Maria, California.

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

Sisquoc / Garey has a 12.3% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 65.5% 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 Santa Maria, the Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters, or fishers. But the Sisquoc / Garey 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 99.4% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: People

If you are planning to retire in California, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, Sisquoc / Garey may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in California, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 98.7% of neighborhoods in CA. If a California retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood has more Portuguese and Swiss ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 1.9% have Swiss ancestry.

Sisquoc / Garey is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

American households most often have a car, and regularly they have two or three. But households in the Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood buck this trend. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 29.4% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 97.3% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

This neighborhood has wide open spaces, few people, and lots of space to stretch out. If you like locations that fit that description, you may like this neighborhood. Based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, with only 13 people per square mile living here, this neighborhood is less crowded than 96.4% of America.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood in Santa Maria are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 83.6% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 10.4% 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 63.4% 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 Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood, 39.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional 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 17.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in farming, forestry, or commercial fishing (15.9%), and 15.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood in Santa Maria, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (23.3%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (10.9%), and residents who report English roots (10.6%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (6.4%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.5%), among others. In addition, 17.9% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood is English, spoken by 74.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (18.8%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Sisquoc / Garey neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (78.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also ride the bus to get to work (15.0%) . 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

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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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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Sisquoc / Garey 0.101011101001110
Santa Maria 0.101011101001110
California 4.26

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Sisquoc / Garey 0.101011101001110
Santa Maria 0.101011101001110
California 26.18

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Sisquoc / Garey 0.101011101001110
Santa Maria 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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SANTA MARIA-BONITA


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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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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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SANTA MARIA JOINT UNION HIGH


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

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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
Santa Maria High School
901 S. Brd.Way
Santa Maria, CA, 93454
09-12
Pioneer Valley High School
675 Panther Dr.
Santa Maria, CA, 93454
09-12
Delta High School
4893 Bethany Ln.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
09-12
Ernest Righetti High School
941 E. Foster Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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ORCUTT UNION ELEMENTARY


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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
Alice Shaw Elementary School
759 Dahlia Pl.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
KG-06
Lakeview Junior High School
3700 Orcutt Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
07-08
Joe Nightingale Elementary School
255 Winter Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
KG-06
Orcutt Junior High School
608 Pinal St.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
07-08
Patterson Road Elementary School
400 Patterson Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
KG-06
Olga L. Reed Elementary School
480 Centennial St.
Los Alamos, CA, 93440
KG-08
Orcutt Academy Charter School
500 Dyer St.
Orcutt, CA, 93455
KG-12
Ralph Dunlap Elementary School
1220 Oak Knoll Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
KG-06
Pine Grove Elementary School
1050 E. Rice Ranch Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93455
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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BLOCHMAN UNION ELEMENTARY


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District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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
Visions Academy Charter School
3412 State St.
Santa Barbara, CA, 93105
M-M
Family Partnership Home Study Charter School
625 S. Mcclelland
Santa Maria, CA, 93454
KG-12
Trivium Charter School
4949 Foxen Canyon Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93454
KG-12
Benjamin Foxen Elementary School
4949 Foxen Canyon Rd.
Santa Maria, CA, 93454
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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