Lagrange, IN (Woodruff / Valentine)




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About Lagrange, IN (Woodruff / Valentine)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Woodruff / Valentine median real estate price is $194,957, which is more expensive than 85.7% of the neighborhoods in Indiana and 52.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Woodruff / Valentine is currently $903, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 61.4% of the neighborhoods in Indiana.

Woodruff / Valentine is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Lagrange, Indiana.

Woodruff / Valentine real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Woodruff / Valentine has a 16.2% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 77.8% of American neighborhoods). A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (15.2%), which can occur in some markets dominated by colleges or vacation homes. If you live here year round, you will find many of the homes or apartments are empty for all or a portion of the year.

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: Modes of Transportation

In the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that 37.5% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in 99.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

Also, if your dream is to be able to ride your bike to work each day, look no further than this unique neighborhood. With 7.1% of residents in the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood commuting on a bicycle to and from work daily, this neighborhood has more bicycle commuters than 98.7% of all neighborhoods in the U.S., according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood has more Swiss ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Swiss ancestry.

Woodruff / Valentine is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 11.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak German at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.9% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood than in 99.3% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many laborers and manufacturers.

Notable & Unique: Car Ownership

We Americans love our cars. Not only are they a necessity for most Americans due to the shape of our neighborhoods and the distances between where we live, work, shop, and go to school, but we also fancy them. As a result, most households in America have one, two, or three cars. But NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis shows that the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood has a highly unusual pattern of car ownership. 28.4% of the households in this neighborhood don't own a car at all. This is more carless households than NeighborhoodScout found in 96.6% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

The Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood is a great option for families, as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's research on this neighborhood. The combination of top public schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes, make this neighborhood among the top 6.2% of family-friendly neighborhoods in the state of Indiana. Many other families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a sense of community. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools.


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 Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood in Lagrange are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 50.8% of the neighborhoods in America. With 16.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 50.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood, 49.0% 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 27.3% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (20.4%), and 3.4% 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 Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood in Lagrange, IN, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (31.9%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (8.5%), and residents who report English roots (8.2%), and some of the residents are also of Swiss ancestry (4.5%), along with some Dutch ancestry residents (2.9%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood is English, spoken by 58.6% of households. Some people also speak German (11.9%).

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 Woodruff / Valentine neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (38.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (46.5%) 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 (37.5%) and 7.1% of residents also bicycle for their daily commute. 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. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Woodruff / Valentine 0.101011101001110
Lagrange 0.101011101001110
Indiana 3.88

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Woodruff / Valentine 0.101011101001110
Lagrange 0.101011101001110
Indiana 25.96

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Woodruff / Valentine 0.101011101001110
Lagrange 0.101011101001110
Indiana 31

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 11 Condition Alerts found.

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WESTVIEW SCHOOL CORPORATION


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District Quality Compared to Indiana

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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 IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Westview Jr Sr High School
1635 S 600 W
Topeka, IN, 46571
06-12
Westview Elementary School
1715 S 600 W
Topeka, IN, 46571
05-06
Meadowview Elementary Sch
7950 W 050 S
Shipshewana, IN, 46565
KG-05
Shipshewana Scott Elem School
Middlebury St 217
Shipshewana, IN, 46565
KG-04
Topeka Elementary School
Main St 39
Topeka, IN, 46571
KG-04

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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LAKELAND SCHOOL CORPORATION


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District Quality Compared to Indiana

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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 IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lakeland High School
0805 E 075 N
Lagrange, IN, 46761
09-12
Lima Brighton Elementary
Market & 3 Rd Sts
Howe, IN, 46746
KG-05
Wolcott Mills Elementary Sch
Myers & Sr 9 308
Wolcottville, IN, 46795
KG-05
Lakeland Middle School
1055 E 075 N
Lagrange, IN, 46761
06-08
Parkside Elementary School
1 Lemaster Cir
Lagrange, IN, 46761
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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PRAIRIE HEIGHTS COM SCH CORP


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District Quality Compared to Indiana

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Better than of IN school districts.

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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 IN Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Prairie Heights Elem Sch
0455 S 1150 E
Lagrange, IN, 46761
PK-04
Prairie Heights Middle School
0395 S 1150 E
Lagrange, IN, 46761
05-08
Prairie Heights Sr High Sch
0245 S 1150 E
Lagrange, IN, 46761
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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