Marshalltown, IA (Route 30 / Underwood Ave)




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About Marshalltown, IA (Route 30 / Underwood Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Route 30 / Underwood Ave median real estate price is $136,034, which is more expensive than 57.6% of the neighborhoods in Iowa and 34.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Route 30 / Underwood Ave is currently $733, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 56.0% of Iowa neighborhoods.

Route 30 / Underwood Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Marshalltown, Iowa.

Route 30 / Underwood Ave 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 occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Route 30 / Underwood Ave are 5.8%, which is lower than one will find in 70.8% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Route 30 / Underwood Ave is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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 Marshalltown, the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Residents of the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 73.7% of the residents have a commute time from home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 98.9% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood has more Yugoslav and Norwegian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 7.2% have Norwegian ancestry.

Route 30 / Underwood Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.2% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak African languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

There is an especially high percentage of incarcerated people (1.2%) living in the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

In the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 21.0% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 95.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


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 Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood in Marshalltown are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 53.1% of the neighborhoods in America. With 31.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 74.6% 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 Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood, 37.2% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 25.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (18.5%), and 18.1% 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 Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood in Marshalltown, IA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (28.9%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (13.8%), and residents who report Irish roots (10.3%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (7.8%), along with some Norwegian ancestry residents (7.2%), among others. In addition, 13.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 81.0% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

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 Route 30 / Underwood Ave neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (73.7% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (72.2%) 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 (21.0%) . 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.

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Marshalltown 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
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Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

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MARSHALLTOWN COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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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 IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Franklin Elementary Sch
1315 W Main St
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
PK-04
Anson Elementary School
1016 S 3 Rd Ave
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
PK-04
B R Miller Middle School
125 S 11 Th St
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
07-08
Fisher Elementary School
2001 S 4 Th St
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
PK-04
J C Hoglan Elementary School
2306 S 3 Rd Ave
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
PK-04
Rogers Elementary School
406 Summit St
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
PK-04
Woodbury Elementary School
8 N 7 Th Ave
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
PK-04
Lenihan Intermediate School
212 W Ingledue St
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
05-06
Marshalltown High School
1602 S 2 Nd Ave
Marshalltown, IA, 50158
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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EAST MARSHALL COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

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Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
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 IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
East Marshall Community Pre School
204 W Center
Gilman, IA, 50106
M-M
East Marshall Senior High School
201 N Franklin
Le Grand, IA, 50142
09-12
East Marshall Middle School
225 S Elm
Gilman, IA, 50106
04-08
East Marshall Elementary School
201 E Weissenberger
Laurel, IA, 50141
PK-03

School District Enrollment By Group

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