Williamsburg, KY (City Center / U of the Cumberlands)




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About Williamsburg, KY (City Center / U of the Cumberlands)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

City Center / U of the Cumberlands median real estate price is $71,575, which is less expensive than 80.9% of Kentucky neighborhoods and 80.9% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in City Center / U of the Cumberlands is currently $768, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 51.6% of Kentucky neighborhoods.

City Center / U of the Cumberlands is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Williamsburg, Kentucky.

City Center / U of the Cumberlands 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 renter occupied. Many of the residences in the City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

City Center / U of the Cumberlands has a 13.3% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 68.6% 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

When you see a neighborhood for the first time, the most important thing is often the way it looks, like its homes and its setting. Some places look the same, but they only reveal their true character after living in them for a while because they contain a unique mix of occupational or cultural groups. This neighborhood is very unique in some important ways, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive exploration and analysis.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood has more British and Scottish ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.4% of this neighborhood's residents have British ancestry and 4.9% have Scottish ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

One of the really interesting characteristics about the City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 1.8% of college-friendly places to live in the state of Kentucky. In addition to being an excellent choice for college students, this neighborhood is also a very good choice for active retirees.

In addition, an extraordinary 20.3% of the residents of the City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood are currently enrolled in college. This is such a large part of life in this neighborhood that the neighborhood changes a great deal with the change of semesters and is far quieter during the summer when many students are away.

Notable & Unique: Modes of Transportation

More people in City Center / U of the Cumberlands choose to walk to work each day (19.3%) than almost any neighborhood in America. If you are attracted to the idea of being able to walk to work, this neighborhood could be a good choice.

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 City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 60.8% 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 95.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.

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 City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 12.7% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 95.2% of 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 City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood in Williamsburg are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 80.6% of U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, 14.6% 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 53.9% 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 City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood, 31.2% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (24.4%), and 16.9% in manufacturing and laborer 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 City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood in Williamsburg, KY, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (13.2%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (12.9%), and residents who report English roots (8.1%), and some of the residents are also of Scottish ancestry (4.9%), along with some British ancestry residents (2.4%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.7% 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 City Center / U of the Cumberlands neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (60.8% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (65.1%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also hop out the door and walk to work to get to work (19.3%) and 13.8% of residents also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors 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 Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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City Center / U of the Cumberlands 0.101011101001110
Williamsburg 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 2.19
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City Center / U of the Cumberlands 0.101011101001110
Williamsburg 0.101011101001110
Kentucky 29

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

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WHITLEY 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
Whitley County Central Primary School
520 Blvd Of Champions
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
PK-02
Whitley County Alternative School
29 Schools St
Rockholds, KY, 40759
07-12
Boston Elementary School
3291 Hwy 1804
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
PK-06
Oak Grove Elementary School
4505 Cumberland Falls Rd
Corbin, KY, 40701
PK-06
Pleasant View Elementary School
85 Stringtown Rd
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
PK-06
Whitley County High School
350 Blvd Of Champions
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
09-12
Whitley County Middle School
351 Blvd Of Champions
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
07-08
Whitley County East Elementary School
13781 Hwy 92 E
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
PK-06
Whitley Central Intermediate School
2940 North Highway 25 W
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
03-06
Whitley County North Elementary School
6670 Hwy 26
Rockholds, KY, 40759
PK-06

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE
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WILLIAMSBURG INDEPENDENT


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District Quality Compared to Kentucky

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Better than of KY 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 KY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Williamsburg Center Of Progressive Ed
1000 Main St
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
09-12
Williamsburg City School
1000 Main Street
Williamsburg, KY, 40769
PK-12

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