East Haven, CT (Main St / Charter Oak Ave)




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About East Haven, CT (Main St / Charter Oak Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Main St / Charter Oak Ave median real estate price is $209,216, which is less expensive than 65.4% of Connecticut neighborhoods and 65.4% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Main St / Charter Oak Ave is currently $1,189, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 65.3% of Connecticut neighborhoods.

Main St / Charter Oak Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in East Haven, Connecticut.

Main St / Charter Oak Ave 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 Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Main St / Charter Oak Ave has a 12.1% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 64.0% 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

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: Diversity

Did you know that the Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood has more Italian and South American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 34.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Italian ancestry and 7.7% have South American ancestry.

Main St / Charter Oak Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 5.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Gujarati, which is native to the Indian state of Gujarat, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.8% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

With a nice mix of college students, safety from crime, and decent walkability, the Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood rates highly as a college student friendly place to live, and one that college students and their parents may want to consider. NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that it rates more highly for a good place for college students to live than 86.0% of the neighborhoods in CT. This often also means that the area has certain amenities and services geared towards college students, from undergraduates to graduate students.


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 Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood in East Haven are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 68.0% of the neighborhoods in America. With 22.4% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 60.9% 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 Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood, 30.1% 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 26.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (21.8%), and 21.3% in executive, management, and professional occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood in East Haven, CT, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (34.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (15.4%), and residents who report South American roots (7.7%), and some of the residents are also of Puerto Rican ancestry (7.7%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (7.0%), among others. In addition, 11.0% 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 Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 71.6% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, South Asian languages, Gujarati (native to the Indian state of Gujarat) and Italian.

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 Main St / Charter Oak Ave neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (83.3%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (8.0%) and 6.5% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors 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. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Main St / Charter Oak Ave 0.101011101001110
East Haven 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 2.18
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Main St / Charter Oak Ave 0.101011101001110
East Haven 0.101011101001110
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Main St / Charter Oak Ave 0.101011101001110
East Haven 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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 CT Quality Rating Compared to Nation
D. C. Moore School
82 Elliot Street
East Haven, CT, 06512
PK-02
Deer Run School
311 Foxon Road
East Haven, CT, 06512
PK-02
Dominick H. Ferrara School
22 Maynard Road
East Haven, CT, 06512
03-05
Pathways
290 Dodge Avenue
East Haven, CT, 06512
M-M
Joseph Melillo Middle School
67 Hudson Street
East Haven, CT, 06512
06-08
Grove J. Tuttle School
108 Prospect Street
East Haven, CT, 06512
03-05
Momauguin School
99 Cosey Beach Road
East Haven, CT, 06512
03-05
Overbrook Elementary School
54 Gerrish Avenue
East Haven, CT, 06512
KG-02
East Haven High School
35 Wheelbarrow Lane
East Haven, CT, 06513
09-12
Carbone School/East Haven Academy
200 Tyler Street
East Haven, CT, 06512
03-08

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