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 Bowling Green,
the Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: People
According to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis, Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd
is among the best neighborhoods for families in Kentucky. In fact, this neighborhood is
more family-friendly than 99.6% of neighborhoods
in the entire state of Kentucky. Its combination of top public
schools, low crime rates, and owner-occupied single family homes gives
this area the look and feel of a "Leave It to Beaver" episode. Many other
families also live here, making it easy to socialize and develop a strong
sense of community. In addition, the high number of college-educated parents
influences the academic success of the local schools. Overall, you will
find all of the amenities a family needs to thrive in the
Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood.
In addition to being an excellent choice for families with school-aged children, this
neighborhood is also a very good choice for highly educated executives and urban sophisticates.
In addition, priests and therapists would like to think they know the secrets to a
truly successful marriage, but according to NeighborhoodScout's research,
the folks of the Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood may actually hold
the key. 70.8% of its residents are married, which is a higher
percentage than is found in 98.7% of the neighborhoods
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood has more
Yugoslav and Welsh ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.1% of
this neighborhood's residents have Yugoslav ancestry and 2.2% have Welsh ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation
Our research reveals that 94.0% of commuters who live in the
Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood get to work each day by driving
alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than
96.2% of U.S. neighborhoods.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, this Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood has earned the amazing distinction of having one of the highest rates of detached, single-family homes of any neighborhood in the U.S. With 99.2% of the residential real estate here made up of free-standing single-family homes, there is a greater proportion of single-family homes here than in 98.7% of all neighborhoods in America.
Furthermore, homes built from 2000 through today make up a higher proportion of the Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood's real estate landscape than 98.0% of the neighborhoods in America. When you are driving around this neighborhood, you'll notice right away that it is one of the newest built of any, with the smell of fresh paint, and the look of young landscaping nearly everywhere you look. In fact, 65.5% of the residential real estate here is classified as newer.
Also of note, with a real estate vacancy rate of only 0.7%, the Nashville Rd / Elrod Rd neighborhood has a lower vacancy rate than 96.1% of U.S. neighborhoods, a very elite group. Such a low vacancy rate may indicate very strong real estate demand in the neighborhood combined with some impediments to increasing supply, such as zoning or existing density of development, among other potential reasons.