Rifle, CO (City Center)




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About Rifle, CO (City Center)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Median real estate price in the City Center of Rifle is $271,138, which is less expensive than 58.0% of Colorado neighborhoods and 58.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Rifle City Center is currently $1,328, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 55.1% of Colorado neighborhoods.

Rifle City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Rifle, Colorado.

Real estate in the City Center of Rifle, CO is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Rifle City Center has a 16.9% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 79.1% 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

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

More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Rifle City Center neighborhood than in 97.6% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many laborers and manufacturers.


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 City Center neighborhood in Rifle are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 56.3% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 12.6% 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 58.3% 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 Rifle City Center neighborhood, 43.0% 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 24.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (19.3%), and 12.7% 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 City Center neighborhood in Rifle, CO, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (25.3%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (12.1%), and residents who report Mexican roots (11.6%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (8.1%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (7.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Rifle City Center neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (13.6%).

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 Rifle City Center neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (36.6% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (77.5%) 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 (18.1%) . 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. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Rifle 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Colorado 26.42
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Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

GARFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. RE-2


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO school districts.

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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 CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Kathryn Senor Elementary School
101 Alder Avenue
New Castle, CO, 81647
PK-04
Rifle Middle School
753 Railroad
Rifle, CO, 81650
05-08
Rifle High School
1350 Prefontaine Ave
Rifle, CO, 81650
09-12
Riverside School
215 Alder Avenue
New Castle, CO, 81647
05-08
Cactus Valley Elementary School
222 Grand Avenue
Silt, CO, 81652
PK-04
Wamsley Elementary School
225 East 30 Th Street
Rifle, CO, 81650
PK-04
Coal Ridge High School
35947 Highway 6
New Castle, CO, 81647
09-12
Highland Elementary School
1500 East 7 Th Street
Rifle, CO, 81650
PK-04
Elk Creek Elementary
804 West Main Street
New Castle, CO, 81647
PK-04
Graham Mesa Elementary School
1575 Farmstead Parkway
Rifle, CO, 81650
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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GRAND VALLEY, SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 16, IN THE COUNTY OF GARFI


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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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.

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
Grand Valley Center For Family Learning
100 East Second Street
Parachute, CO, 81635
PK-01
Bea Underwood Elementary School
0741 Tamarisk Trail
Parachute, CO, 81635
02-05
Grand Valley High School
800 Cardinal Way
Parachute, CO, 81635
09-12
Grand Valley Middle School
0364 Siprelle Drive
Parachute, CO, 81635
06-08

School District Enrollment By Group

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