Colorado Springs, CO (E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd)




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About Colorado Springs, CO (E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd median real estate price is $166,197, which is less expensive than 86.5% of Colorado neighborhoods and 86.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd is currently $805, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 93.8% of Colorado neighborhoods.

E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd has a 12.5% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 65.7% 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

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 26.5% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 98.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Significantly, 0.8% 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: Migration / Stability

Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting things about the rootedness of people in the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood. In the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood, a greater proportion of the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is found in 97.0% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood, more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.

Notable & Unique: People

The E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood has a greater percentage of children living in poverty (61.9%) than found in 95.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

From major sales accounts to fast-food workers, sales and service employees are often the backbone of the local economy. In the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood, they truly stand out. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis identifies this neighborhood as having a higher percentage of sales and service workers than 95.7% of all American neighborhoods.


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 E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood in Colorado Springs are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 88.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 61.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 95.9% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood, 42.7% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 30.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (13.6%), and 13.0% in executive, management, and professional 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 E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood in Colorado Springs, CO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (39.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (9.0%), and residents who report German roots (8.8%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.6%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (3.9%), among others. In addition, 22.0% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood is English, spoken by 61.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (36.6%).

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 E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (39.0% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (63.9%) 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 (26.5%) and 6.6% 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

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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AGE OF Colorado Springs, CO (E Pikes Peak Ave / N Academy Blvd) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 7 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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Colorado Springs 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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Colorado Springs 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42
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Colorado Springs 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

COLORADO SPRINGS, SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 11, IN THE COUNTY OF E


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Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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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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