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
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
In the N 7th St / Riverview Ave neighborhood, carpooling is still a popular
way to get to and from work. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that
32.2% of commuters carpool here, which is more than in
99.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: People
The N 7th St / Riverview Ave neighborhood is unique for having just
1.8% of adults here having earned a bachelor's degree.
This is a lower rate of college graduates than NeighborhoodScout found
in 98.7% of America's neighborhoods.
In addition, single parenting is hard. But you don't have to tell the
N 7th St / Riverview Ave neighborhood about it; they already know. 21.3%
of this neighborhood's households are run by single mothers, which is a
higher concentration than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.0%
of American neighborhoods. Further NeighborhoodScout research showed strong
statistical correlations among high rates of children living in single
parent households, and neighborhood crime, particularly violent crime,
neighborhood poverty, and, importantly, the percentage of low weight births
and rates of infant mortality.
Also, one of the unique characteristics of the N 7th St / Riverview Ave
neighborhood revealed by analysis is that the per capita income of
residents here is lower than that found in 97.0% of the neighborhoods
Notable & Unique: Occupations
NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research identifies the N 7th St / Riverview Ave
neighborhood as having one of the highest concentrations of people employed
in manufacturing or as laborers of any neighborhood in America. In fact,
despite the loss of manufacturing jobs nationally, this neighborhood has
46.2% of its working residents employed in such fields, which is a
higher proportion than 98.7% of American neighborhoods.
Furthermore, each year, fewer and fewer Americans make their living as farmers, foresters,
or fishers. But the N 7th St / Riverview Ave neighborhood truly stands
out among U.S. neighborhoods. According to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis,
this neighborhood has a greater proportion of farmers, foresters, or fishers
than 97.2% of all American neighborhoods. This is truly a unique
cultural characteristic of this neighborhood.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the N 7th St / Riverview Ave neighborhood has more
Mexican ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 58.3% of
this neighborhood's residents have Mexican ancestry.
N 7th St / Riverview Ave is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 4.9% of its residents five years old and above primarily
speak Chinese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher
than 95.8% of the neighborhoods in America.
Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability
Some neighborhoods have more internal cohesiveness than others. While other
neighborhoods feel like a collection of strangers who just happen to live
near each other. Sometimes this comes down to not only the personalities
of the people in a place, but how long people have been together in that
neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research has revealed some interesting
things about the rootedness of people in the N 7th St / Riverview Ave
What is interesting to note, is that the N 7th St / Riverview Ave
neighborhood has a greater percentage of residents born in another country
(43.4%) than are found in 95.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.