Windham, CT (Ash St / Jackson St)




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About Windham, CT (Ash St / Jackson St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Ash St / Jackson St median real estate price is $168,922, which is less expensive than 81.1% of Connecticut neighborhoods and 81.1% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Ash St / Jackson St is currently $1,116, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 68.2% of Connecticut neighborhoods.

Ash St / Jackson St is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Windham, Connecticut.

Ash St / Jackson St real estate 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 Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood are relatively historic, built no later than 1939, and in some cases, quite a bit earlier. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Ash St / Jackson St has a 11.2% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 60.3% 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 Windham, the Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

One of the really interesting characteristics about the Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 0.6% of college-friendly places to live in the state of Connecticut.

In addition, an extraordinary 14.1% of the residents of the Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood are currently enrolled in college. This is such a large part of life in this neighborhood that the neighborhood changes a great deal with the change of semesters and is far quieter during the summer when many students are away.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood has more Puerto Rican and Ukrainian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 25.2% of this neighborhood's residents have Puerto Rican ancestry and 2.8% have Ukrainian ancestry.

Ash St / Jackson St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 1.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Italian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 97.4% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood stands out nationally for having a greater proportion of its residents active in the military than 95.7% of other U.S. neighborhoods. If you come here, you will notice military people active in their jobs, going to and from work, and in plain clothes out and about the neighborhood.


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 Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood in Windham are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 75.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 18.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 52.9% 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 Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood, 37.2% 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 executive, management, and professional occupations, with 30.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (21.9%), and 10.0% in manufacturing and laborer 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 Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood in Windham, CT, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Puerto Rican (25.2%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (16.5%), and residents who report Italian roots (12.2%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (10.7%), along with some German ancestry residents (8.9%), among others. In addition, 10.6% 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 Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood is English, spoken by 69.6% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

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 Ash St / Jackson St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (55.3% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (86.2%) 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 (10.9%) . 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

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Ash St / Jackson St 0.101011101001110
Windham 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 2.18
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Ash St / Jackson St 0.101011101001110
Windham 0.101011101001110
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Ash St / Jackson St 0.101011101001110
Windham 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

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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
Windham Early Childhood Center Commerce Drive
10 Commerce Drive
Columbia, CT, 06256
PK-PK
Windham Middle School
123 Quarry Street
Willimantic, CT, 06226
06-08
Natchaug School
123 Jackson Street
Willimantic, CT, 06226
KG-05
W. B. Sweeney School
60 Oak Hill Drive
Willimantic, CT, 06226
KG-05
Windham Center School
45 North Road
Windham, CT, 06280
KG-05
Windham High School
355 High Street
Willimantic, CT, 06226
09-12
North Windham School
112 Jordan Lane
North Windham, CT, 06256
KG-05
Windham Early Childhood Prospect Street
322 Prospect Street
Willimantic, CT, 06226
PK-PK
Charles H Barrows Stem Academy
141 Tuckie Road
North Windham, CT, 06256
KG-07

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