Vallejo, CA (Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy)




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About Vallejo, CA (Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy median real estate price is $324,678, which is less expensive than 70.0% of California neighborhoods and 70.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy is currently $1,360, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 72.5% of California neighborhoods.

Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Vallejo, California. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy has a 16.0% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 77.0% 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 Vallejo, the Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking. The Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront that are attractive to residents and visitors alike. In addition to being coastal, Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If you like to ride a ferry to work, this neighborhood may be for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 2.1% of the Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood's commuters ride a ferry to and from work each day, which is more than we found in 99.6% of America's neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood has more Belgian and African ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Belgian ancestry and 4.3% have African ancestry.

Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.0% 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 97.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that the Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood has a greater concentration of residents currently enrolled in college than 96.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. With 16.3% of the population here attending college, this is very much a college-focused neighborhood.

In addition, according to NeighborhoodScout's research, Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy is better suited for first-time home buyers than 89.1% of neighborhoods in the state. Most homes here are priced below the state's median house value, yet maintain comparably good appreciation rates over the last decade relative to other neighborhoods in California. Along with an exclusive multi-metric measure of neighborhood quality developed by NeighborhoodScout that scores high here in this neighborhood, this means that buying into the neighborhood is not only an accessible option but considered a decent first time home buyer choice for building equity in your first home, while being in a quality neighborhood


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 Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood in Vallejo are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 43.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 15.1% 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 53.1% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood, 40.7% 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 23.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (19.0%), and 15.1% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood in Vallejo, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (15.2%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (10.5%), and residents who report German roots (9.2%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.1%), along with some Irish ancestry residents (6.0%), among others. In addition, 17.9% 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 Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood is English, spoken by 77.9% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Tagalog (the first language of the Philippine region) 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 Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (28.0% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.

Here most residents (62.7%) 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 (19.7%) and 7.2% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy 0.101011101001110
Vallejo 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
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Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy 0.101011101001110
Vallejo 0.101011101001110
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Carquinez Heights / California Maritime Academy 0.101011101001110
Vallejo 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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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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