Washington, DC (Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE)




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About Washington, DC (Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE median real estate price is $423,336, which is less expensive than 68.2% of District Of Columbia neighborhoods and 68.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE is currently $1,632, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 48.9% of District Of Columbia neighborhoods.

Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Washington, District Of Columbia.

Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE has a 12.2% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 64.5% 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 Washington, the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.

In addition, the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood is a great option for families, as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's research on this neighborhood. The combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes, make this neighborhood among the top 7.8% of family-friendly neighborhoods in the state of District Of Columbia. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a sense of community. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools. In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for urban sophisticates.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy. From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is that the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 31.6% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 99.7% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research revealed that more commuters here take the bus to work (19.6% ride the bus) than 96.8% of all American neighborhoods. If you like the idea of leaving your car and home and hopping the bus to work, this might be a good neighborhood for you to consider.


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 Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood in Washington are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 84.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.0% 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 100.0% 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 Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood, 59.2% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions, with 31.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (15.2%), and 15.1% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood in Washington, DC, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Sub-Saharan African (14.7%). There are also a number of people of African ancestry (14.7%), and residents who report German roots (1.7%), and some of the residents are also of South American ancestry (1.6%).

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.4%).

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 Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (39.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (65.9%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also ride the bus to get to work (19.6%) and 10.1% of residents also take the train 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 Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE 0.101011101001110
Washington 0.101011101001110
District Of Columbia 12.69
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE 0.101011101001110
Washington 0.101011101001110
District Of Columbia 46.76
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Pennsylvania Ave SE / Texas Ave SE 0.101011101001110
Washington 0.101011101001110
District Of Columbia 585

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Better than of DC 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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