Leavenworth, KS (Metropolitan St / Grant Ave)




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About Leavenworth, KS (Metropolitan St / Grant Ave)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Metropolitan St / Grant Ave median real estate price is $111,879, which is more expensive than 49.9% of the neighborhoods in Kansas and 25.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Metropolitan St / Grant Ave is currently $2,703, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 99.5% of the neighborhoods in Kansas.

Metropolitan St / Grant Ave is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Leavenworth, Kansas.

Metropolitan St / Grant Ave real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) townhomes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood are newer, built in 2000 or more recently. A number of residences were also built before 1940.

Metropolitan St / Grant Ave has a 11.6% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 61.8% of American neighborhoods). Most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This could either signal that there is a weak demand for real estate in the neighborhood or that large amount of new housing has been built and not yet occupied. Either way, if you live here, you may find many of the homes or apartments are empty.

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 Leavenworth, the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

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 Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 38.5% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 99.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Furthermore, the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood stands out nationally for having a greater proportion of its residents active in the military than 99.8% of other U.S. neighborhoods. If you come here, you will notice military people active in their jobs, going to and from work, and in plain clothes out and about the neighborhood.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Many people dream of living along a street lined with row houses or other attached homes. Such places do often have an abundance of charm. If you are one of these people, the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood could be your paradise. With 67.1% of the homes and real estate here classified as rowhouses or other attached homes, this neighborhood brims with opportunity to find the right place for you. Only 0.6% of U.S. neighborhoods have more row houses than this neighborhood, making it one of the most interesting things about this special neighborhood.

In addition, renter-occupied real estate is dominant in the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood. The percentage of rental real estate here, according to exclusive NeighborhoodScout analysis, is 98.8%, which is higher than 99.1% of the neighborhoods in America. If you were to buy and live in the property you bought here, you would be almost alone in doing so.

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 Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 77.1% 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 99.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.

Notable & Unique: People

An interesting characteristic about the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood is that there are more incarcerated people living here than 99.3% of neighborhoods in the U.S. The United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the world, currently with 1 out of every 100 adults in the country are incarcerated as a punishment for crimes committed. The extremely high incarceration rate of this neighborhood could mean that a prison, juvenile detention facility or other correctional facility occupies a large proportion of the neighborhood, or contains a large portion of the neighborhood's population.

In addition, the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood stands out within Kansas for its college student friendly environment. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood is home to a number of college students, is relatively walkable, and above average in safety. In combination, this makes it stand out for a good place for college students to consider. Because a number of college students live here, this neighborhood may be close to a college campus and offer certain amenities nearby geared towards the student body. While it's not an environment for everyone, ambitious scholars can enjoy seasonal excitement between semesters and school breaks, and parents can rest easy knowing that the area has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 5.3% of college-friendly places to live in KS. In addition to being an excellent choice for college students, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives.

Notable & Unique: Migration / Stability

Do you like to be surrounded by people from all over the country or world, with different perspectives and life experiences? Or do you instead prefer to be in a neighborhood where most residents have lived there for a long time, creating a sense of cohesiveness? NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals that this neighborhood stands out among American neighborhoods for the uniqueness of the mobility of its residents. In the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood, a greater proportion of the residents living here today did not live here five years ago than is found in 99.2% of U.S. Neighborhoods. This neighborhood, more than almost any other in America, has new residents from other areas.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Would you like to be able to ride your bike to work? If you are attracted to the idea of getting a little exercise of the two-wheeled type while reducing your carbon footprint, bicycling to work might be the answer. But which neighborhood you live in can make this either impossible, or alternatively, a great and realistic option. NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed that the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood is a fantastic option for bicycle commuters, as 5.7% of commuters here do ride their bikes to and from work on a daily basis. This is a higher amount than we found in 98.0% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Significantly, 0.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 96.2% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood in Leavenworth are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 87.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 5.6% 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 75.9% 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 Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood, 44.6% 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 38.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in the military (34.0%), and 33.4% 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 Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood in Leavenworth, KS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (18.5%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (12.1%), and residents who report Mexican roots (10.6%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (10.2%), along with some Sub-Saharan African ancestry residents (3.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood is English, spoken by 84.3% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (9.7%).

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 Metropolitan St / Grant Ave neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (77.1% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (77.1%) 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 (8.3%) and 8.1% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Metropolitan St / Grant Ave 0.101011101001110
Leavenworth 0.101011101001110
Kansas 3.90
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Leavenworth 0.101011101001110
Kansas 27.20
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Leavenworth 0.101011101001110
Kansas 23

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 20 Condition Alerts found.

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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 KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
West Intermediate
1901 Spruce
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
M-M
Richard Warren Middle School
3501 New Lawrence Road
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
06-08
Leavenworth Sr High
2012 10 Th Ave
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
09-12
Leavenworth Virtual School
1000 3 Rd Ave
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
KG-08
Henry Leavenworth
1925 Vilas
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
PK-05
Earl Lawson Elementary
820 N 5 Th St
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
PK-05
Anthony Elementary
570 Evergreen
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
PK-05
David Brewer Elementary
401 N 17 Th St
Leavenworth, KS, 66048
PK-05

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District Quality Compared to Kansas

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Better than of KS school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

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 KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Macarthur Elem
Biddle Blvd.
Fort Leavenworth, KS, 66027
PK-06
Patton Jr High
Grant Avenue
Fort Leavenworth, KS, 66027
07-09
Bradley Elem
7 Th Cavalry Road
Fort Leavenworth, KS, 66027
KG-06
Eisenhower Elem
King And Liggett
Fort Leavenworth, KS, 66027
PK-06

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