Dartmouth, MA (Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth)




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About Dartmouth, MA (Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth median real estate price is $430,812, which is more expensive than 59.5% of the neighborhoods in Massachusetts and 82.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth is currently $1,163, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 71.9% of Massachusetts neighborhoods.

Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two 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 Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 7.7% in Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 59.0% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

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 Dartmouth, the Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking. The Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront that are attractive to residents and visitors alike. In addition to being coastal, Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood has more Portuguese and Lebanese ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 29.1% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 1.5% have Lebanese ancestry.

Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 9.4% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Portuguese at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.6% of the neighborhoods in America.


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 Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood in Dartmouth are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 66.0% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 3.8% 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 81.3% 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 Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood, 51.0% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 20.0% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (17.7%), and 11.3% 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 Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood in Dartmouth, MA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Portuguese (29.1%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (18.9%), and residents who report English roots (17.0%), and some of the residents are also of French ancestry (8.1%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (7.6%), among others. In addition, 13.5% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth neighborhood is English, spoken by 80.3% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Chinese.

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 Macomber Corner / South Dartmouth 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 (88.7%) 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 (9.2%) . 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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Dartmouth 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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Dartmouth 0.101011101001110
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Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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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 MA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Andrew B. Cushman School
746 Dartmouth Street
Dartmouth, MA, 02748
PK-KG
Dartmouth Middle
366 Slocum Road
North Dartmouth, MA, 02747
06-08
George H Potter
185 Cross Rd
North Dartmouth, MA, 02747
KG-05
Joseph Demello
654 Dartmouth Street
South Dartmouth, MA, 02748
01-05
James M. Quinn School
529 Hawthorn Street
Dartmouth, MA, 02747
KG-05
Dartmouth High
555 Bakerville Road
Dartmouth, MA, 02748
09-12

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