Central, LA (Deerford / Puckett)




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About Central, LA (Deerford / Puckett)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Deerford / Puckett median real estate price is $189,065, which is more expensive than 71.4% of the neighborhoods in Louisiana and 49.2% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Deerford / Puckett is currently $836, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 61.0% of Louisiana neighborhoods.

Deerford / Puckett is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Central, Louisiana.

Deerford / Puckett 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 Deerford / Puckett neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Real estate vacancies in Deerford / Puckett are 7.3%, which is lower than one will find in 61.3% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Deerford / Puckett is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

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 Central, the Deerford / Puckett 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 Deerford / Puckett neighborhood has more French and Belgian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 11.6% of this neighborhood's residents have French ancestry and 0.6% have Belgian ancestry.


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 Deerford / Puckett neighborhood in Central are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 66.9% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 12.5% 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 58.5% 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 Deerford / Puckett neighborhood, 30.1% 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 26.7% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (23.1%), and 20.1% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the Deerford / Puckett neighborhood in Central, LA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French (11.6%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.2%), and residents who report German roots (6.6%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.6%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (5.1%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Deerford / Puckett neighborhood is English, spoken by 97.2% of households.

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 Deerford / Puckett neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (43.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (91.3%) 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 (7.7%) . 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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AGE OF Central, LA (Deerford / Puckett) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Deerford / Puckett 0.101011101001110
Central 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 5.40
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Deerford / Puckett 0.101011101001110
Central 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 33.53
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Deerford / Puckett 0.101011101001110
Central 0.101011101001110
Louisiana 34

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH


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Better than of LA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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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

School District Enrollment By Group

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ZACHARY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Louisiana

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Better than of LA 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 LA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Port Hudson Career Academy
205 West Flanacher Road
Zachary, LA, 70791
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Northwestern Elementary School
4200 Rollins Road
Zachary, LA, 70791
KG-KG
Northwestern Middle School
5200 East Central Avenue
Zachary, LA, 70791
07-08
Rollins Place Elementary
4488 Rollins Road
Zachary, LA, 70791
01-02
Zachary Elementary School
3775 Hemlock Street
Zachary, LA, 70791
03-04
Zachary High School
4100 Bronco Lane
Zachary, LA, 70791
08-12
Copper Mill Elementary/Middle School
1300 Independence Blvd.
Zachary, LA, 70791
05-06
Zachary Early Learning Center
4400 Rollins Road Extension
Zachary, LA, 70791
PK-PK

School District Enrollment By Group

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