Stoughton, MA (Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St)




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About Stoughton, MA (Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St median real estate price is $280,780, which is less expensive than 72.2% of Massachusetts neighborhoods and 72.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St is currently $1,734, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 64.1% of the neighborhoods in Massachusetts.

Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Stoughton, Massachusetts.

Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood are older, well-established, built between 1940 and 1969. A number of residences were also built between 1970 and 1999.

Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St has a 11.5% vacancy rate, which is well above average compared to other U.S. neighborhoods (higher than 61.7% 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

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: Diversity

Did you know that the Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood has more Portuguese and Brazilian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 10.7% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry and 4.2% have Brazilian ancestry.

Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 9.0% 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 Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood in Stoughton are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 67.2% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 51.0% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 91.0% of U.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 Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood, 36.3% 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 22.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (20.9%), and 20.0% in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants.

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 Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood in Stoughton, MA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (33.5%). There are also a number of people of Portuguese ancestry (10.7%), and residents who report Italian roots (8.9%), and some of the residents are also of Arab ancestry (6.6%), along with some French Canadian ancestry residents (6.0%), among others. In addition, 17.0% 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 Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood is English, spoken by 80.1% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Portuguese and Arabic.

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 Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (32.4% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (72.2%) 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 (8.9%) and 7.7% 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

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Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St 0.101011101001110
Stoughton 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 3.91
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Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St 0.101011101001110
Stoughton 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 16.91
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Pennsylvania Ave / Cushing St 0.101011101001110
Stoughton 0.101011101001110
Massachusetts 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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
Helen Hansen Elementary
1800 Central Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
KG-05
Edwin A Jones Early Childhood Center
137 Walnut Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
PK-PK
Joseph H Gibbons
235 Morton Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
KG-05
Joseph R Dawe Jr Elementary
131 Pine Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
KG-05
South Elementary
171 Ash Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
KG-05
Stoughton High
232 Pearl Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
09-12
O'donnell Middle School
211 Cushing Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
06-08
West Elementary
1322 Central Street
Stoughton, MA, 02072
PK-05

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