Macon, GA (Upper River Rd / Route 18)




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About Macon, GA (Upper River Rd / Route 18)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Upper River Rd / Route 18 median real estate price is $162,902, which is more expensive than 55.7% of the neighborhoods in Georgia and 40.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Upper River Rd / Route 18 is currently $1,089, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 43.5% of Georgia neighborhoods.

Upper River Rd / Route 18 is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Macon, Georgia.

Upper River Rd / Route 18 real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.5% in Upper River Rd / Route 18. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 43.2% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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: People

In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood stands out as being ranked among the lowest 0.0% of neighborhoods affected by this global issue.

In addition, if you're planning where to retire, the Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood in Macon is a great option to consider. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive retirement dream area analysis, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety ratings compared to other neighborhoods in GA, offers a wide range of housing options, and has already attracted an enviable mix of college educated seniors. This neighborhood ranks as better for retirement living than 85.5% of the neighborhoods in Georgia. If you are considering retiring to Georgia, this is a good neighborhood to look at. In addition to being an excellent choice for active retirees, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for families with school-aged children.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

While most Americans do drive to work alone each day, the Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood stands out by having 95.4% of commuters doing so, which is a higher proportion of people driving alone to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.4% of all American neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood has more English and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 21.1% of this neighborhood's residents have English ancestry and 5.5% have Scottish ancestry.


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 Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood in Macon are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 80.8% 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 Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood, 40.8% 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 25.9% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (15.9%), and 15.8% 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 Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood in Macon, GA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (21.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (13.0%), and residents who report German roots (7.1%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (5.5%), along with some French ancestry residents (4.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.0% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.2%).

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 Upper River Rd / Route 18 neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.3% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (95.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. 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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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Upper River Rd / Route 18 0.101011101001110
Macon 0.101011101001110
Georgia 3.78
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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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Upper River Rd / Route 18 0.101011101001110
Macon 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30.22
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Upper River Rd / Route 18 0.101011101001110
Macon 0.101011101001110
Georgia 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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JONES COUNTY


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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
Dames Ferry Elementary School
545 Ga Highway 18 W
Gray, GA, 31032
PK-05
Jones County Pre K
139 Gordon St
Gray, GA, 31032
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Clifton Ridge Middle School
169 Dusty Ln
Macon, GA, 31211
06-08
Gray Elementary School
365 Ga Highway 18 E
Gray, GA, 31032
PK-05
Jones County High School
339 Railroad St
Gray, GA, 31032
09-12
Mattie Wells Elementary School
101 Mattie Wells Dr
Macon, GA, 31217
PK-05
Gray Station Middle School
324 Ga Highway 18 E
Gray, GA, 31032
06-08
Turner Woods Elementary School
144 Willie L Fluellen Dr
Gray, GA, 31032
PK-05

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