Galesburg, IL (W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St)




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About Galesburg, IL (W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St median real estate price is $145,892, which is less expensive than 59.6% of Illinois neighborhoods and 59.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St is currently $616, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 91.0% of Illinois neighborhoods.

W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Galesburg, Illinois.

W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St 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 W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

In W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St, the current vacancy rate is 3.6%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 84.3% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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 Galesburg, the W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St 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 W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood has more Swedish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 10.9% of this neighborhood's residents have Swedish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Regardless of the means by which residents commute, this neighborhood has a length of commute that is notable. Residents of the W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 73.1% 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 98.8% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.

Notable & Unique: People

If you are planning to retire in Illinois, this neighborhood should be on your must-see list. For many reasons, W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St may be considered a retiree's dream neighborhood. According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis and metrics, it's peaceful and quiet, has above average safety from crime compared to other neighborhoods in Illinois, while also offering a diverse range of housing options. This, along with the vibrant mix of very educated seniors and other age groups who choose to live here, makes the neighborhood more retiree-friendly than 95.9% of neighborhoods in IL. If a Illinois retirement is in your future, this neighborhood should be one of the places you visit.


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 W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood in Galesburg are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 45.8% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 16.2% 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 50.7% 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 W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood, 51.7% 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 20.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (14.5%), and 12.3% 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 W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood in Galesburg, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (26.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (16.0%), and residents who report English roots (14.0%), and some of the residents are also of Swedish ancestry (10.9%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (4.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.0% of households.

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 W Carl Sandburg Dr / N Henderson St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (73.1% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (91.2%) 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 (5.8%) . 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. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Galesburg 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Galesburg 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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GALESBURG CUSD 205


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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Bright Futures Pre K Prog
932 Harrison St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
PK-PK
Nielson Elementary School
547 N Farnham St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
KG-05
Churchill Jr High School
905 Maple Ave
Galesburg, IL, 61401
06-08
Steele School
1480 W Main St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
KG-05
Galesburg High School
1135 W Fremont St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
09-12
Silas Willard Elem School
495 E Fremont St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
KG-05
Lombard Jr High School
1220 E Knox St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
06-08
King School
1018 S Farnham St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
KG-05
Gale School
1131 W Dayton St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
KG-05
Cooke School
849 S Henderson St
Galesburg, IL, 61401
KG-05

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