Murray, KY (New Concord / Fort Heiman)




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About Murray, KY (New Concord / Fort Heiman)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

New Concord / Fort Heiman median real estate price is $138,377, which is more expensive than 63.3% of the neighborhoods in Kentucky and 34.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in New Concord / Fort Heiman is currently $558, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 85.8% of Kentucky neighborhoods.

New Concord / Fort Heiman is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Murray, Kentucky.

New Concord / Fort Heiman real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in New Concord / Fort Heiman. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 30.8%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 94.5% of all U.S. neighborhoods. A relatively large percentage of housing here is seasonally occupied (23.7%). This can occur in vacation areas, and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. If you live here year round, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually 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 Murray, the New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

Our research reveals that 95.8% of commuters who live in the New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood get to work each day by driving alone in their automobiles, which is a higher proportion than 98.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Notable & Unique: People

If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 6.9% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in Kentucky, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in Kentucky.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 35 residents per square mile, New Concord / Fort Heiman is less crowded than 91.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


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 New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood in Murray are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 73.5% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 14.0% 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 55.3% 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 New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood, 33.4% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (23.8%), and 15.6% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

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 New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood in Murray, KY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (17.0%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (15.4%), and residents who report Irish roots (12.6%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (3.8%), along with some Mexican ancestry residents (3.4%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood is English, spoken by 96.1% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (2.1%).

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 New Concord / Fort Heiman neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (45.6% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (95.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. 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. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Crime
New Concord / Fort Heiman 0.101011101001110
Murray 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 2.19
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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New Concord / Fort Heiman 0.101011101001110
Murray 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 21.78
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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New Concord / Fort Heiman 0.101011101001110
Murray 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 29

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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CALLOWAY COUNTY


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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 KY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Calloway County Day Treatment
2003 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
07-12
Calloway County Alternative Program
2003 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
09-12
North Calloway Elementary School
2928 Brinn Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
KG-05
Southwest Calloway Elementary School
3426 Wiswell Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
KG-05
Calloway County Preschool Center
2106 A College Farm Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
PK-PK
Calloway County Middle School
2112 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
06-08
Calloway County High School
2108 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
09-12
East Calloway Elementary School
1169 Pottertown Rd
Murray, KY, 42071
KG-05

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