Decatur, IL (N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd)




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About Decatur, IL (N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd median real estate price is $84,397, which is less expensive than 85.7% of Illinois neighborhoods and 85.7% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd is currently $731, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 80.3% of Illinois neighborhoods.

N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Decatur, Illinois.

N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 10.5% in N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 43.3% 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 Decatur, the N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood has more Scottish and Greek ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 7.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Scottish ancestry and 2.9% have Greek ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

Astoundingly, the N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood has one of the highest concentrations of divorcees living here than of any neighborhood, a higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. This may be because people living here divorce more often than others, or that divorced people move here after they become divorced. If you are divorced, you will be in good company in this particular Decatur neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Some neighborhoods are made up of apartments. Some consist of row houses, and most - by far - consist of a mixture of housing types. But the N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood stands out due to the total dominance of detached, single-family homes here. There are nearly no other types of residential real estate in the neighborhood. In fact, this neighborhood has a higher proportion of single-family homes in its real estate stock than 95.5% of all American 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 N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood in Decatur are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 78.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 33.7% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 76.6% 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 N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood, 31.9% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer 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 26.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (24.9%), and 16.6% in executive, management, and professional 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 N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood in Decatur, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (22.1%). There are also a number of people of Polish ancestry (8.6%), and residents who report English roots (8.1%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (7.6%), along with some Scottish ancestry residents (7.0%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.8% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.8%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.7% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (82.0%) 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 (11.8%) . 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. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd 0.101011101001110
Decatur 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd 0.101011101001110
Decatur 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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N Summit Ave / W Ravina Park Rd 0.101011101001110
Decatur 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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DECATUR SD 61


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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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WARRENSBURG-LATHAM CUSD 11


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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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 IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Warrensburg Latham High School
425 W North St
Warrensburg, IL, 62573
09-12
Warrensburg Latham Elem Sch
100 N West St
Warrensburg, IL, 62573
PK-05
Warrensburg Latham Middle Sch
425 W North St
Warrensburg, IL, 62573
06-08

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