Peabody, MA (West Peabody)




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About Peabody, MA (West Peabody)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

West Peabody median real estate price is $422,741, which is more expensive than 59.9% of the neighborhoods in Massachusetts and 82.8% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in West Peabody is currently $2,162, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 83.7% of the neighborhoods in Massachusetts.

West Peabody is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Peabody, Massachusetts.

West Peabody real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and townhomes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the West Peabody neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

In West Peabody, the current vacancy rate is 0.5%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 96.6% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in West Peabody is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

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 Peabody, the West Peabody neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: People

In a nation where 1 out of every 4 children lives in poverty, the West Peabody neighborhood stands out as being ranked among the lowest 0.0% of neighborhoods affected by this global issue.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the West Peabody neighborhood has more Canadian and Greek ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 2.5% of this neighborhood's residents have Canadian ancestry and 3.9% have Greek ancestry.

West Peabody is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.8% 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 98.5% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Owner-occupied real estate dominates the West Peabody neighborhood. In fact, according to NeighborhoodScout research, the percentage of residential real estate occupied by its owner is higher here than in 97.4% of neighborhoods in America. This neighborhood has the distinction of having one of the lowest real estate vacancy rates of any neighborhood in America. With just 0.5% of the real estate vacant, this indicates an exceptionally strong demand for real estate in the West Peabody neighborhood, and/or an issue with creating enough supply for the demand. This could have the effect of increasing real estate prices, increasing supply to meet demand, or both.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the West Peabody neighborhood in Peabody are wealthy, making it among the 15% highest income neighborhoods in America. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 90.1% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 0.0% 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 100.0% 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 West Peabody neighborhood, 36.1% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 24.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (20.4%), and 19.0% 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 West Peabody neighborhood in Peabody, MA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (31.3%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (25.1%), and residents who report English roots (9.5%), and some of the residents are also of Polish ancestry (6.9%), along with some French ancestry residents (6.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the West Peabody neighborhood is English, spoken by 91.3% of households. Some people also speak Portuguese (2.8%).

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 West Peabody neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (42.2% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (88.9%) 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 (6.7%) . 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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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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West Peabody 0.101011101001110
Peabody 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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West Peabody 0.101011101001110
Peabody 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91

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West Peabody 0.101011101001110
Peabody 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 3 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
Center School
18 Irving Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
J Henry Higgins Middle School
1 King Street Ext
Peabody, MA, 01960
06-08
John E Burke School
127 Birch Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
Captain Samuel Brown School
150 Lynn Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
Thomas Carroll School
60 Northend Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
KG-05
Peabody Veterans Memorial High School
485 Lowell Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
09-12
West Memorial School
15 Bow Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05
William A Welch Sr School
50 Swampscott Avenue
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05
John E. Mccarthy School
76 Lake Street
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05
South Memorial School
16 Maple St Ext
Peabody, MA, 01960
PK-05

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