Kansas City, KS (S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd)




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About Kansas City, KS (S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd median real estate price is $118,972, which is more expensive than 51.6% of the neighborhoods in Kansas and 27.4% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd is currently $984, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 67.9% of the neighborhoods in Kansas.

S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Kansas City, Kansas.

S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd 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 S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Real estate vacancies in S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd are 6.2%, which is lower than one will find in 68.1% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd 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

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood has more African ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.5% of this neighborhood's residents have African ancestry.


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 S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood in Kansas City are middle-income, making it a moderate income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 41.6% of the neighborhoods in America. With 41.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 84.7% 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 S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood, 34.3% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 25.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations (24.9%), and 15.6% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

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 S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood in Kansas City, KS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (28.7%). There are also a number of people of Mexican ancestry (24.3%), and residents who report Irish roots (13.9%), and some of the residents are also of Sub-Saharan African ancestry (4.5%), along with some African ancestry residents (4.5%), among others. In addition, 11.3% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 78.7% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (20.0%).

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 S 59th St / Oak Grove Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (60.2% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (84.8%) 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 (15.2%) . 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. 7 Condition Alerts 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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Kansas City 0.101011101001110
Kansas 3.90
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Kansas City 0.101011101001110
Kansas 23

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Oak Grove Elem
5340 Oak Grove Rd
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Turner Elem
1800 South 55 Th
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Turner High
2211 South 55 Th
Kansas City, KS, 66106
07-12
Midland Trail
3101 South 51 St Street
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Turner Middle School
1312 South 55 Th
Kansas City, KS, 66106
06-08
Turner Sixth Grade Academy
6425 Riverview
Kansas City, KS, 66106
06-06
Junction Elementary
2570 South 42 Nd Street
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05

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