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
Of particular note, 15.7% of the people in the Altamaha / Hughland
neighborhood currently reside in a correction facility, held due to
punishment for a crime.
In addition, neighborhoodScout's exclusive research revealed that 96.9%
of the adult residents in the Altamaha / Hughland neighborhood do
not have a 4-year college degree, which is a lower rate of college graduated
adults than found in 98.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
Also, of note, 65.3% of the children in this area
live in poverty; an extraordinarily high percentage compared to other
neighborhoods in the nation. In a nation where approximately one in
four children grows up in poverty, this neighborhood stands out for
the depth of the problem manifested here.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
Each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters,
or fishers. But the Altamaha / Hughland neighborhood truly stands
out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis,
this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers
than 97.3% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique
cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.
Furthermore, the Altamaha / Hughland neighborhood has a greater proportion of
government workers living in it than 97.2% of the neighborhoods
in America, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. This is
a unique feature of this neighborhood, and one that shapes its character.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research shows that more people carpool to work here in the
Altamaha / Hughland (21.6%) than in 96.4% of the
neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Significantly, 0.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Mon-Khmer, which is the dominant language of Cambodia, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.3% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 40.49 residents per square mile, Altamaha / Hughland is less crowded than 91.0% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
In addition, the Altamaha / Hughland neighborhood stands out for having the majority of its residential real estate made up of mobile homes. In fact, 58.4% of the occupied real estate here are mobile homes, which is a greater proportion than is found in 99.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. If you like mobile homes, this might be a great neighborhood in which to look for real estate.