Milford, DE (Lakewood / Evergreen Acres)




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About Milford, DE (Lakewood / Evergreen Acres)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Lakewood / Evergreen Acres median real estate price is $258,747, which is more expensive than 58.7% of the neighborhoods in Delaware and 64.9% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Lakewood / Evergreen Acres is currently $1,131, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 68.7% of Delaware neighborhoods.

Lakewood / Evergreen Acres is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Milford, Delaware.

Lakewood / Evergreen Acres real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Lakewood / Evergreen Acres has a 13.3% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 68.7% 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: 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 Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood. More residents of the Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood live here today that also were living in this same neighborhood five years ago than is found in 95.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. This neighborhood is really made up of people who know each other, don't move often, and have lived here in this very neighborhood for quite a while.


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 Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood in Milford are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 53.4% of the neighborhoods in America. With 19.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 56.3% of U.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 Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood, 31.7% 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 executive, management, and professional occupations, with 28.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (24.5%), and 15.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood in Milford, DE, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (15.9%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (12.8%), and residents who report Irish roots (12.5%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (3.8%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (3.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.9%).

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 Lakewood / Evergreen Acres neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (33.9% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (91.4%) 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 (7.6%) . 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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AGE OF Milford, DE (Lakewood / Evergreen Acres) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lakewood / Evergreen Acres 0.101011101001110
Milford 0.101011101001110
Delaware 4.99
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Lakewood / Evergreen Acres 0.101011101001110
Milford 0.101011101001110
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Lakewood / Evergreen Acres 0.101011101001110
Milford 0.101011101001110
Delaware 76

Neighborhood Public School Data

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MILFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to DE Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Banneker (Benjamin) Elementary School
449 North Street
Milford, DE, 19963
01-05
Milford Ilc
906 Lakeview Avenue
Milford, DE, 19963
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Morris (Evelyn I.) Early Childhood
8609 Third Street
Lincoln, DE, 19960
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Ross (Lulu M.) Elementary School
310 Lovers Lane
Milford, DE, 19963
02-05
Milford Senior High School
1019 North Walnut Street
Milford, DE, 19963
09-12
Mispillion Elementary
311 Lovers Lane
Milford, DE, 19963
01-05
Milford Central Academy
1021 N Walnut Street
Milford, DE, 19963
06-08

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