Topeka, KS (Elmont)




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About Topeka, KS (Elmont)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Elmont median real estate price is $162,516, which is more expensive than 69.7% of the neighborhoods in Kansas and 41.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Elmont is currently $1,039, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 72.6% of the neighborhoods in Kansas.

Elmont is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Topeka, Kansas.

Elmont real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Elmont 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 Elmont, the current vacancy rate is 3.0%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 87.7% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Elmont is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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 Topeka, the Elmont neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Elmont neighborhood has more German ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 39.0% of this neighborhood's residents have German ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're looking for a great spot to raise a family, then look no further than the Elmont neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's analysis found that the combination of good quality public schools, above-average safety from crime, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family homes, help make this neighborhood among the top 12.6% of family-friendly neighborhoods across the state of Kansas. In addition, there are a high proportion of other families with school-aged children living here, making it easy for parents and their children to socialize and develop a sense of community support. In addition, families here highly value education, as is reflected by the strength of the local schools, in part due to the educational attainment of the parents here, who vote in support of the public 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 Elmont neighborhood in Topeka are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 77.2% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 4.3% 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 79.8% of America'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 Elmont neighborhood, 38.4% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations, with 24.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (18.6%), and 18.4% 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 Elmont neighborhood in Topeka, KS, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (39.0%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (17.2%), and residents who report English roots (12.7%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (4.0%), along with some Swedish ancestry residents (3.8%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Elmont neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.5% of households.

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 Elmont neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (62.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (89.4%) 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 (9.7%) . 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

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Elmont 0.101011101001110
Topeka 0.101011101001110
Kansas 3.90
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Elmont 0.101011101001110
Topeka 0.101011101001110
Kansas 27.20
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Elmont 0.101011101001110
Topeka 0.101011101001110
Kansas 23

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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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

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to KS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Rochester Elem
3421 Rochester Rd
Topeka, KS, 66617
KG-06
West Indianola Elem
4201 Nw Brickyard Rd
Topeka, KS, 66618
KG-06
Seaman High
4850 Rochester Rd
Topeka, KS, 66617
09-12
Seaman Middle School
5620 Nw Topeka
Topeka, KS, 66617
07-08
North Fairview
1941 Ne 39 Th
Topeka, KS, 66617
KG-06
Logan Elementary
1124 Nw Lyman Rd
Topeka, KS, 66608
PK-06
Pleasant Hill Elem
5830 N W Topeka Ave
Topeka, KS, 66617
KG-06
Elmont Elem
6432 Nw Elmont Rd
Topeka, KS, 66618
KG-06

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