Augusta, ME (Eastern Ave / Stone St)




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About Augusta, ME (Eastern Ave / Stone St)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Eastern Ave / Stone St median real estate price is $153,199, which is less expensive than 63.2% of Maine neighborhoods and 63.2% of all U.S. neighborhoods.

The average rental price in Eastern Ave / Stone St is currently $833, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 66.6% of Maine neighborhoods.

Eastern Ave / Stone St is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Augusta, Maine.

Eastern Ave / Stone St real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Real estate vacancies in Eastern Ave / Stone St are 4.4%, which is lower than one will find in 79.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Eastern Ave / Stone St 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 Augusta, the Eastern Ave / Stone St 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 Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood has more French and French Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 27.7% of this neighborhood's residents have French ancestry and 8.2% have French Canadian ancestry.

Eastern Ave / Stone St is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak French at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 98.6% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

The government often provides some of the more stable jobs in the economy. From local, to state, to federal government workers, the government can also be a major employer. What NeighborhoodScout's analysis revealed, is that the Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood in particular stands out when compared nationally for the proportion of its working residents who are employed by the government. At 15.0% of its workforce, this neighborhood has a greater concentration of government workers than 97.3% of U.S. neighborhoods.


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 Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood in Augusta 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 28.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 70.8% 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 Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood, 31.2% of the working population is employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (25.9%), and 15.0% in government jobs, whether they are in local, state, or federal positions.

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 Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood in Augusta, ME, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as French (27.7%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (19.6%), and residents who report Irish roots (16.8%), and some of the residents are also of French Canadian ancestry (8.2%), along with some German ancestry residents (5.8%), among others.

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 Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood is English, spoken by 88.7% of households. Other important languages spoken here include French, Chinese 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 Eastern Ave / Stone St neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (50.5% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (86.5%) 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 (6.1%) . 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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Eastern Ave / Stone St 0.101011101001110
Augusta 0.101011101001110
Maine 1.30

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Eastern Ave / Stone St 0.101011101001110
Augusta 0.101011101001110
Maine 18.30

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Eastern Ave / Stone St 0.101011101001110
Augusta 0.101011101001110
Maine 3

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Better than of ME school districts.

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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 ME Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Capital Area Technical Center School
40 Pierce Drive
Augusta, ME, 04330
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Lillian Parks Hussey School
12 Gedney Street
Augusta, ME, 04330
KG-06
Sylvio J Gilbert School
1 Sunset Avenue
Augusta, ME, 04330
PK-06
Farrington School
249 Eastern Avenue
Augusta, ME, 04330
KG-06
Lincoln School
30 Lincoln Street
Augusta, ME, 04330
KG-06
Cony School
60 Pierce Drive
Augusta, ME, 04330
07-12

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