Alamosa, CO (Waverly / Estrella)




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About Alamosa, CO (Waverly / Estrella)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Waverly / Estrella median real estate price is $185,606, which is less expensive than 81.0% of Colorado neighborhoods and 81.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Waverly / Estrella is currently $890, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 88.9% of Colorado neighborhoods.

Waverly / Estrella is a remote neighborhood (based on population density) located in Alamosa, Colorado.

Waverly / Estrella 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 Waverly / Estrella neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Waverly / Estrella are 5.7%, which is lower than one will find in 71.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Waverly / Estrella is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

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 Waverly / Estrella neighborhood stands apart from most American neighborhood due to the proportion of its residents still working in these fields. With 5.2% of the workforce so employed, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of such workers than 96.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 15 residents per square mile, Waverly / Estrella is less crowded than 95.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the Waverly / Estrella neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. Residents of this neighborhood must really love automobiles. NeighborhoodScout's Analysis reveals that 28.9% of the households here have four, five, or more cars. That is more cars per household than in 95.8% of the neighborhoods in the nation.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Waverly / Estrella neighborhood has more Romanian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 0.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Romanian ancestry.


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 Waverly / Estrella neighborhood in Alamosa are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 63.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 17.1% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 51.2% of U.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 Waverly / Estrella neighborhood, 30.1% 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 28.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (19.4%), and 17.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Waverly / Estrella neighborhood in Alamosa, CO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (21.3%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (20.0%), and residents who report English roots (9.7%), and some of the residents are also of Spanish ancestry (6.9%), along with some Irish ancestry residents (6.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Waverly / Estrella neighborhood is English, spoken by 79.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (19.0%).

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 Waverly / Estrella neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.7% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (82.4%) 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 (15.6%) . 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. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Waverly / Estrella 0.101011101001110
Alamosa 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Waverly / Estrella 0.101011101001110
Alamosa 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Waverly / Estrella 0.101011101001110
Alamosa 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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ALAMOSA SCHOOL DISTRICT, NO. RE-11J


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO 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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Alamosa High School
805 Craft Drive
Alamosa, CO, 81101
09-12
Ortega Middle School
401 Victoria Avenue
Alamosa, CO, 81101
06-08
Alamosa Elementary School
1709 West 10 Th Street
Alamosa, CO, 81101
KG-05
Alamosa Ombudsman School Of Excellence
2431 Main Street
Alamosa, CO, 81101
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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NORTH CONEJOS SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE1J


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO 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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Centauri Middle School
17891 Us Hwy 285
La Jara, CO, 81140
06-08
North Conejos Alternative Program
635 Main Street
Lajara, CO, 81140
KG-12
Centauri High School
17889 Us Hwy 285
La Jara, CO, 81140
09-12
Manassa Elementary School
200 South 5 Th Street
Manassa, CO, 81141
KG-05
North Conejos Alternative Programs
104 Spruce Street
La Jara, CO, 81140
M-M
La Jara Elementary School
214 Poplar Street
La Jara, CO, 81140
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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SANFORD, SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 6, IN THE COUNTY OF CONEJOS AND


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO 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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sanford Junior/Senior High School
755 Second Street
Sanford, CO, 81151
07-12
Sanford Elementary School
755 Second Street
Sanford, CO, 81151
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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SANGRE DE CRISTO SCHOOL DISTRICT, NO. RE-22J


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sangre De Cristo Elementary School
8751 Lane 7 N
Mosca, CO, 81146
PK-05
Sangre De Cristo Undivided High School
8751 Lane 7 N
Mosca, CO, 81146
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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