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 $428,331, which is more expensive than 60.8% of the neighborhoods in Massachusetts and 83.1% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in West Peabody is currently $1,578, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 61.8% 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

The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.

Notable & Unique: People

Of note is NeighborhoodScout's research finding that the West Peabody neighborhood has some of the lowest rates of children living in poverty of any neighborhood in the United States. In a nation where approximately 1 in 4 children are living in poverty, the West Peabody community truly stands out from the rest in this regard.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the West Peabody neighborhood has more Greek and Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Greek ancestry and 2.3% have Canadian ancestry.

West Peabody is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 2.7% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Polish at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.7% 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 95.7% of neighborhoods in America. With a real estate vacancy rate of only 0.5%, the West Peabody neighborhood has a lower vacancy rate than 96.6% of U.S. neighborhoods, a very elite group. Such a low vacancy rate may indicate very strong real estate demand in the neighborhood combined with some impediments to increasing supply, such as zoning or existing density of development, among other potential reasons.


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 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 92.0% 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, 35.8% 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 23.2% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (22.4%), and 18.7% 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 West Peabody neighborhood in Peabody, MA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Italian (31.0%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (24.6%), and residents who report Polish roots (8.8%), and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (8.1%), along with some French ancestry residents (7.3%), among others. In addition, 11.4% 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 West Peabody neighborhood is English, spoken by 86.4% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Polish, French and Portuguese.

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 West Peabody neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (46.0% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (89.7%) 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 (6.8%) . 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 Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Peabody 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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Peabody 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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

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