Fort Walton Beach, FL (Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW)




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About Fort Walton Beach, FL (Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW median real estate price is $150,737, which is less expensive than 63.0% of Florida neighborhoods and 63.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW is currently $1,274, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 53.4% of Florida neighborhoods.

Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW has a 15.6% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 75.9% 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: Real Estate

Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking. The Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront that are attractive to residents and visitors alike. In addition to being coastal, Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

Notable & Unique: People

Divorcees may find friendship and understanding in this neighborhood, as 20.9% of its residents are divorced. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis found that this divorce rate is higher than in 97.7% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood stands out nationally for having a greater proportion of its residents active in the military than 95.0% 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

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 Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood in Fort Walton Beach are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 51.0% of the neighborhoods in America. With 34.2% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 77.2% 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 Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood, 31.5% 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 26.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (24.2%), and 15.6% 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 Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood in Fort Walton Beach, FL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (12.6%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (11.8%), and residents who report English roots (11.5%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (4.7%), along with some Puerto Rican ancestry residents (4.0%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood is English, spoken by 92.5% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (5.4%).

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 Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (46.5% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (83.0%) 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 (9.3%) . 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.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW 0.101011101001110
Fort Walton Beach 0.101011101001110
Florida 4.62
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Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW 0.101011101001110
Fort Walton Beach 0.101011101001110
Florida 28.13
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Miracle Strip Pky SW / Wright Pky SW 0.101011101001110
Fort Walton Beach 0.101011101001110
Florida 64

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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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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