Springfield, IL (Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr)




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About Springfield, IL (Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr median real estate price is $154,874, which is more expensive than 43.4% of the neighborhoods in Illinois and 39.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr is currently $895, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 61.3% of Illinois neighborhoods.

Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Springfield, Illinois.

Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr 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 Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr, the current vacancy rate is 2.7%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 89.3% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy. From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is that the Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 23.5% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 99.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood has more Scots-Irish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Scots-Irish ancestry.

Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Gujarati, which is native to the Indian state of Gujarat, at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.1% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 8.3% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Illinois, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Illinois.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood in Springfield are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 70.6% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 11.8% 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 60.2% of America's neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood, 44.3% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions, with 23.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (22.3%), and 21.8% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

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 Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood in Springfield, IL, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (26.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (13.3%), and residents who report English roots (11.3%), and some of the residents are also of Asian ancestry (5.9%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (5.2%), among others.

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 Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood is English, spoken by 91.2% of households. Other important languages spoken here include South Asian languages and Gujarati (native to the Indian state of Gujarat).

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 Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (59.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (88.0%) 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 (8.1%) . 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.

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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Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr 0.101011101001110
Springfield 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr 0.101011101001110
Springfield 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Wabash Ave / W White Oaks Dr 0.101011101001110
Springfield 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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SPRINGFIELD SD 186


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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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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
Glenwood Intermediate Sch
465 Chatham Rd
Chatham, IL, 62629
05-06
Glenwood High School
1501 E Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL, 62629
09-12
Glenwood Elementary School
1401 E Plummer Blvd
Chatham, IL, 62629
KG-04
Chatham Elem School
525 S College St
Chatham, IL, 62629
KG-04
Ball Elementary School
1015 New City Rd
Chatham, IL, 62629
PK-04
Glenwood Middle School
595 Chatham Rd
Chatham, IL, 62629
07-08

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