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 NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St
What is interesting to note, is that the NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(70.6%) than are found in 99.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St neighborhood has more
Cuban and Dominican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 29.2% of
this neighborhood's residents have Cuban ancestry and 8.3% have Dominican ancestry.
NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 99.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Spanish at home. This is a higher percentage than 99.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St
neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed
in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact,
despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has
45.1% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 98.4% of American neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St neighborhood has a greater percentage
of children living in poverty (61.3%) than found in
95.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods. Children living in poverty
is one of the challenges facing America, and the world, and in this
neighborhood in particular, the problem can be considered acute.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
If you like crowded places, then you will probably enjoy the NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive data analysis, this neighborhood is more densely populated than 95.5% of neighborhoods in the U.S., with 21,767 people per square mile living here.
In addition, 85.5% of the real estate in the NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St neighborhood is occupied by renters, which is nearly the highest rate of renter occupancy of any neighborhood in America.
Furthermore, if you love row houses and attached homes, you will probably really like the NW 18th Ave / NW 5th St neighborhood. The ambiance, the charm, of row houses is something special. And in sheer abundance of row houses, this neighborhood truly stands out. The real estate here has a higher proportion of row houses and attached homes than nearly any neighborhood in America. In fact, 25.3% of the residential real estate here is classified as row houses and attached homes.