Gainesville, GA (Sunset Heights)




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About Gainesville, GA (Sunset Heights)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Sunset Heights median real estate price is $281,035, which is more expensive than 83.4% of the neighborhoods in Georgia and 68.0% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Sunset Heights is currently $911, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 63.1% of Georgia neighborhoods.

Sunset Heights is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Gainesville, Georgia.

Sunset Heights real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more 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 Sunset Heights neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.8% in Sunset Heights. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 41.6% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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 Gainesville, the Sunset Heights neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

If you like to ride a ferry to work, this neighborhood may be for you. NeighborhoodScout's research revealed that 0.5% of the Sunset Heights neighborhood's commuters ride a ferry to and from work each day, which is more than we found in 98.7% of America's neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Sunset Heights neighborhood has more Welsh ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Welsh ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

If you are an executive or professional seeking a neighborhood affording an executive lifestyle, or just wanting to find where other executives live in the area, the Sunset Heights neighborhood should be on your list. It has an enviable mix of spacious homes, relatively stable real estate values, and residents that include a number of wealthy executives, managers, and professionals. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis places it as one of the top 12.8% executive lifestyle neighborhoods in the state of Georgia.


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 Sunset Heights neighborhood in Gainesville are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 69.2% of the neighborhoods in America. With 33.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 76.5% 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 Sunset Heights neighborhood, 43.5% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 24.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (17.0%), and 11.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support 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 Sunset Heights neighborhood in Gainesville, GA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (11.0%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (10.9%), and residents who report English roots (10.3%), and some of the residents are also of German ancestry (6.4%), along with some Asian ancestry residents (4.1%), among others. In addition, 15.8% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Sunset Heights neighborhood is English, spoken by 77.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (18.0%).

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 Sunset Heights neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (40.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (79.6%) 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 (14.6%) . 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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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Sunset Heights 0.101011101001110
Gainesville 0.101011101001110
Georgia 3.78
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Sunset Heights 0.101011101001110
Gainesville 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30.22
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Gainesville 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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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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GAINESVILLE CITY


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District Quality Compared to Georgia

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Better than of GA 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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to GA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Centennial Arts Academy
852 Century Pl
Gainesville, GA, 30501
KG-05
Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy
1340 Enota Ave Ne
Gainesville, GA, 30501
KG-05
Fair Street International Baccalaureate World Scho
695 Fair St
Gainesville, GA, 30501
KG-05
Gainesville High School
830 Century Pl
Gainesville, GA, 30501
09-12
New Holland Core Knowledge Academy
170 Barn St
Gainesville, GA, 30501
PK-05
Gainesville Exploration Academy
1145 Mcever Rd
Gainesville, GA, 30504
KG-05
Gainesville Middle School
1581 Community Way
Gainesville, GA, 30501
06-08
The Academy At Wood's Mill
715 Woodsmill Rd
Gainesville, GA, 30501
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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